Faculty of Medical Psychotherapy Annual Conference 2024 | Power, Conflict and Leadership


evening lecture


full day conference


full day conference

Location , Leeds
CPD 1 point per hour
Consultant member£465 full conference/£245 per day/£68 evening lecture
Higher Trainee/SAS rate£275 full conference/£150 per day/£56 evening lecture
Core Trainee/Subsidised/Retired rate£265 full conference/£135 per day/£50 evening lecture
Foundation Yr/Medical Student£120 full conference/£70 per day/£25 evening lecture
Allied health professionals/non-members£465 full conference/£245 per day/£68 evening lecture
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Faculty of Medical Psychotherapy Annual Conference 2024 | Power, Conflict and Leadership

Event Information

We will be delighted to welcome you to another stimulating conference, this year centred on the theme of 'Power, Conflict and Leadership'.

This conference is an opportunity to hear about and be inspired by all aspects of medical psychotherapy.

Highlights include:

Conference attendance will offer you:

  • Clinical workshops on DBT, music therapy and art therapy
  • A showcase of the work of faculty members to inspire colleagues
  • Opportunities to network with likeminded individuals
  • A dynamic and thought-provoking programme
  • A showcase of the vibrant and multicultural city of Leeds
  • Large group mindfulness exercise and experiential large group

Evening lecture on Wednesday 17 April:

  • Dr Roger Kennedy - consultant child and adolescent psychiatrist, adult psychoanalyst and past President, British Psychoanalytical Society
  • Dr Victor Sedlak - President, British Psychoanalytical Society

Who should attend

The conference is an opportunity to hear about and be inspired by all aspects of medical psychotherapy, and is for:

  • All Medical Psychotherapists
  • Psychiatrists - consultants/higher and core trainees/specialty and specialist doctors
  • Other doctors with an interest in psychotherapy
  • Foundation year doctors/Medical students
  • Allied health professionals
  • Any non medical individuals with an interest in what we do!

Testimonials - attendees at last year's conference said:

'Lively and stimulating'   'Compelling and informative talks'   'A much needed experience'


Ideas for where to stay during your conference time in Leeds - hotels, self-catering and self-service apartments 

The recent call for poster abstracts has now closed.

We will contact with submitting authors in regards to their application once the committee have reviewed all of the



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  • pay using a debit card or credit card and receive instant confirmation and a receipt

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Using a College voucher

Fees explained

  • In-person fees include refreshments and lunch
  • The fee you pay relates to your RCPsych membership status - you can check your status here
  • Subsidised rate includes those on lower incomes paying a subsidised RCPsych membership rate (maternity or parental leave, working part time or taking a career break) and International RCPsych Members residing in band D and C countries. 
  • Medical Students and Foundation Year Doctors can apply for free RCPsych membership, which then gives you access to reduced conference registration fees, amongst other benefits

The small print...

  • Read our terms and conditions before making your booking, which covers our:
    • Event Cancellation Policy
    • Privacy Policy
    • Code of Conduct
  • Event registrations are confirmed when payment is received in full.
  • Joining instructions are sent approximately 1 week in advance

For further information, please contact:

Email: catherine.ayres@rcpsych.ac.uk

Contact Name: Catherine Ayres

Contact number: 0208 618 4139

Event Location

Location: , Leeds

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