The Theology and Therapy Presentations

Bondi, Liz. "What is counselling/psychotherapy? How the interweaving of psychotherapy and Christianity in post-war Scotland is remembered and resonates today". Paper presented on 12 May 2012, at the 18th Annual BACP (British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy) Research Conference, Edinburgh.

Fergusson, David. "The interaction of philosophy, theology and therapy: some Scottish perspectives". Paper presented on 12 May 2012, at the 18th Annual BACP Research Conference, Edinburgh.

Willis, Alette. "Telling stories about vocation: spirituality and religion in the self-narratives of Scottish counsellors". Paper presented on 12 May 2012, at the 18th Annual BACP Research Conference, Edinburgh.

Fergusson, David, Liz Bondi, Steve Sutcliffe and Alette Willis. "Understanding the Encounter between Christianity, Psychotherapy and Spirituality in Scotland". Presented on 11 May 2012 at the Sacred Practices of Everyday Life Conference, Edinburgh. (podcast)

Willis, Alette. "A Story to Live and Work By: Religion and Spirituality in the self-narratives of Scottish Counsellors". Seminar given in the University of Edinburgh's Social Work Seminar Series, 27 March 2012. (slides and podcast to follow)

Invited talk by Prof Alastair V Campbell on "This Poetical, this master plan - the quest for the self in psychotherapy". 22 March 2012, Martin Hall, New College, The University of Edinburgh. (Podcast and Slides to follow)

Fergusson, David. "Theology and Therapy" lecture delivered to a conference of naval chaplains at Amport House, Andover. 7 March 2012

Fergusson, David. Panelist on "Mental Health and Wellbeing", responding to Prof Chris Cook (Durham) 2 March 2012 at Augustine United Church as part of the Edinburgh International Festival of Middle Eastern Spirituality and Peace.

Bondi, Liz. "Counselling, Psychotherapy, Secularism and Christianity in Scotland: Reclaiming Forgotten Histories; Making New Meanings". Paper presented at the AAG conference in New York on 27 February 2012.

Willis, Alette and Liz Bondi. "Oral History in Interdisciplinary Contexts: The Theology and Therapy Project". Paper presented at the School of Scottish Studies Oral History Symposium: oralhistory@ed.ac.uk, 7 December 2011. (Slides)

Willis, Alette and Liz Bondi. "Approaching Knowledge Exchange Narratively: The Theology and Therapy Project". Paper presented at the CRFR 10th Anniversary National Conference -- Influencing Society: the impact of social research, 30 November 2011. (Podcast and slides)

Sutcliffe, Steven. "Spirituality as a Cultural Resource for Counselling and Psychotherapy". Keynote Speech given at the COSCA Counselling Research Dialogue: The Cultural and Social Contexts of Counselling and Psychotherapy, 22 November 2011. (Podcast and Slides)

Bondi, Liz and Alette Willis. "Counselling, Psychotherapy and Religion: Reclaiming Forgotten Histories; Making New Meanings". Paper given at at the COSCA Counselling Research Dialogue: The Cultural and Social Contexts of Counselling and Psychotherapy, 22 November 2011. (Podcast and slides)

Fergusson, David. "Theology and Therapy". A public lecture given at the Centre for Theology and Ministry at the Melbourne Divinity College, 14 October 2011.

Bondi, Liz and Alette Willis. "Counselling, Psychotherapy and Religion: Reclaiming Forgotten Histories; Making New Meanings". Paper presented at Beyond Belief: Religion and Belief in Professional Practice. University of Bradford. 7 September 2011.

Fergusson, David. "Theology and Therapy: Reflections on the Scottish Interaction". The Sutherland Trust Spring Lecture 2011. Edinburgh. 19 May 2011. (This presentation is available as a podcast.)

Miller, Gavin. "Understanding the Encounter between Christianity, Psychotherapy and Spirituality". Scottish Association for Psychodynamic Counselling Members' Meeting. Edinburgh. 19 March 2011.

Bondi, Liz and Gavin Miller. Forum on Spiritualities and Psychotherapies. The Edinburgh International Festival of Middle Eastern Spirituality and Peace 2011. Edinburgh. 11 March 2011.

Miller, Gavin. "Reflection on Spiritual Care". The Mental Health Conversations: Spirituality. Public Policy Network. University of Edinburgh. 28 February 2011.

Bondi, Liz, David Fergusson, Gavin Miller and Steven Sutcliffe. 'Theology and Therapy in Scotland: an interdisciplinary discussion of an oral history project'. Scottish Studies Seminar. Department of Celtic and Scottish Studies, University of Edinburgh. 25 February 2011. (This presentation is available as a podcast.)

Miller, Gavin. "Reflection on Transcultural Psychiatry". The Different Experiences of Mental Health and Illness. Public Policy Network. University of Edinburgh. 29 November 2010.

Bondi, Liz. "Secular and Religious: an exploration of the influence of religion in the development of counselling and psychotherapy in Scotland". COSCA 7th Counselling Research Dialogue. Stirling. 23 November 2010.

Sutcliffe, Steven. "'Religion' - what are we talking about?". Religion and Society Edinburgh Network Launch Event. University of Edinburgh. 25 October 2010.

Miller, Gavin. "Psychiatry and Christian Mysticism: R.D. Laing and George MacLeod". Theology, History and Ethics Seminar. School of Divinity, University of Edinburgh. 14 October 2010.

Miller, Gavin. "The Dialogue between Counselling and Spirituality: the conversations of Marcus Lef├ębure and Hans Schauder". Spirituality, Theology and Mental Health: Myth, Authority and Healing Power. Project for Spirituality, Theology & Health. Durham University. 14 September 2010.

Miller, Gavin. "R.D. Laing's Literary Tropes". 1st International Health Humanities Conference. University of Nottingham. 6 August 2010.

Fergusson, David and Gavin Miller. "Understanding the Encounter between Christianity, Psychotherapy and Spirituality in Scotland (1945-2000) in Theory and Practice". AHRC/ESRC Religion & Society Phase III Launch Conference. University of Lancaster. 12 May 2010.

Sutcliffe, Steven and Gavin Miller. "The Theology and Therapy Project". The BSA Sociology of Religion Study Group Annual Conference. University of Edinburgh. 8 April 2010. (This presentation is available as a podcast.)

Miller, Gavin. "R.D. Laing: The Voice of Religious Experience?". The BPS History and Philosophy of Psychology Section Annual Conference. Department of Psychology, University of Edinburgh. 31 March 2010.

Miller, Gavin. "The Scottish Encounter between Christianity, Psychotherapy and Spirituality". Religious Studies Research Seminar. School of Divinity, University of Edinburgh. 24 February 2010.

Miller, Gavin. "Communion" and "Faith". The Guntrip Trust: Consultation on Religious Faith & Psychotherapy. Scottish Churches House, Dunblane. 26-27 February 2010.