The Tavistock century: 2020 vision

Waddell, Margot and Kraemer, Sebastian (2020) The Tavistock century: 2020 vision. Phoenix, Bicester. ISBN 9781912691715

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A fascinating review of Tavistock development from the early post-war years to the current time, containing original insights from past and present staff. Gathering together an incredible array of contributors from the past century of the Tavistock to cover all aspects of amazing work they do. With chapters from David Armstrong, James Astor, Andrew Balfour, Fred Balfour, Sara Barratt, David Bell, Sandy Bourne, Wesley Carr, Andrew Cooper, Gwyn Daniel, Dilys Daws, Domenico di Ceglie, Emilia Dowling, Andrew Elder, Caroline Garland, Peter Griffiths, Rob Hale, Sarah Helps, Beth Holgate, Juliet Hopkins, Marcus Johns, Sebastian Kraemer, James Krantz, Mary Lindsay, Julian Lousada, Louise Lyon, David Malan, Gillian Miles, Lisa Miller, Mary Morgan, Nell Nicholson, Anton Obholzer, Paul Pengelly, Maria Rhode, Margaret Rustin, Michael Rustin, Edward R. Shapiro, Valerie Sinason, Jenny Sprince, John Steiner, Jon Stokes, David Taylor, Judith Trowell, Margot Waddell, and Gianna Williams The Tavistock Century traces the developmental path taken from the birth of a progressive and inspirational institution. From their wartime and post-war experience, John Rickman, Wilfred Bion, Eric Trist, Isabel Menzies, John Bowlby, Esther Bick, Michael Balint, and James Robertson left us a legacy of innovation based on intimate observation of human relatedness. The book contains entries across the full range of disciplines in the lifecycle, extending, for example, from research to group relations, babies, adolescents, couples, even pantomime. It will be of enormous value to anyone working in the helping professions; clinicians, social workers, health visitors, GPs, teachers, as well as social science scholars and a host of others who are directly or indirectly in touch with the Tavistock wellspring.

Item Type: Book
Uncontrolled Keywords: Tavistock and Portman NHS Foundation Trust, Tavistock Clinic
Subjects: Children, Young People and Developmental Pyschology > Child Development
Children, Young People and Developmental Pyschology > Child Psychotherapy
Children, Young People and Developmental Pyschology > Psychoanalysis
Children, Young People and Developmental Pyschology > Babies
Communication (incl. disorders of) > Autism
Disabilities & Disorders (mental & physical) > Behaviour Disorders
Couple & Family Therapies > Couple/Marital Therapy
Couple & Family Therapies > Family Therapy - General
Groups & Organisations > Groups/Institutions/Organisations
Health and Medical Sciences > National Health Service
Psychological Therapies, Psychiatry, Counselling > Psychoanalysis
Psychological Therapies, Psychiatry, Counselling > Consultation
Race and Culture > Culture and Psychotherapy
Social Welfare > Social Work
Subconscious & Unconscious, Personality > Unconscious
Department/People: Honorary Staff

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