29 Nov 2014 09:30 : The Psychodynamics of Writing & Presenting


Irish Institute of Group Analysis


Workshop for IIGA members and colleagues


at St. Vincent’s University Hospital.



The Psychodynamics of Writing & Presenting


with Nick Barwick



The workshop will explore creative anxiety and writing blocks and how these and other difficulties experienced in producing work as a professional may be linked to underlying unresolved conflicts. The workshop will give attention to means of alleviating anxiety with particular reference to the use of transitional space.



Nick Barwick is a group analyst, psychotherapist and qualified teacher. Head of Counselling at the Guildhall School of Music & Drama, he runs groups in private practice and at The Tavistock Centre for Couple Relationships. Immediate Past Editor of the journal Psychodynamic Practice, his publications include Clinical Counselling in Schools (Routledge), The Therapeutic Environment (OUP) and Group Music Therapy. He has a particular interest in working with people experiencing creative inhibitions and consults to writers, actors and musicians.



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