"An opportunity for those with an interest in group analysis to develop their thinking alongside others in a creative group environment"
GAN hosts Friday meetings which are led by qualified group analysts. These meetings are open to all members of GAN and students on IGA courses. They provide an opportunity for those with an interest in group analysis to develop their thinking alongside others in a creative group environment. The Seminars are held at and in conjunction with the University of Manchester. They also form an integral part of the theory requirement of the IGA Qualifying Course in Group Analysis (Manchester) and IGA Diploma in Groupwork Practice (Manchester).
The focus for the seminars is "Applied Group Analysis" and topics recently covered have included: Eating Disorders; Academic Writing; Groupwork with Students; Staff Support Groups; Groups for Older People.
The venue for the seminars is
Ellen Wilkinson Building
University of Manchester
£50.00 per seminar
£30.00 per seminar for GAN members
(GAN membership costs £50.00 for the academic year. Click here.)
£30.00 per seminar for students on IGA Foundation and Diploma courses.
£150.00 - Special offer - for all four Friday Seminars when booked in advance.
Each Seminar runs from 10.00 a.m. - 3.00 p.m.
Full Programme 2017 - 18 here
November Programme 2017 here
December Programme 2017 here
Friday 10th November 2017 – Camilla Matthews
'Analytic Art Therapy Groups'
Friday 8th December 2017 - Brinley Yare 'On theories and theorizing: a critical primer in research methods for practitioners'
Friday 16th March 2018 - Teresa von Sommaruga Howard
'Exploring Social Dreaming'
Friday 8th June 2018 - Christine Thornton
'Reflective Practice Groups in Organisations'