ALL workshops and talks are held at The University of Reading, Whiteknights Campus, The Cedars, Building 55. Please see the Map and Location tab for directions and a map of the campus.

Doors open from 7.30pm for registration and refreshments. Talk starts promptly at 8pm. Free to members or £10 on admission for non RTG members.

For the 2018 application form please Click Here.


9 January What Can Mentalisation Based Therapy look and feel like in Practice?
Serena Willmott
6 February When things get difficult - surviving attacks in psychotherapy and counselling
Toby Ingham
24 February
Half Day Workshop
When Psychotherapy is Harmful. Further details and a booking form can be obtained by following this link.
Phil Mollon
13 March Why don't Psychotherapists laugh
Ann Shearer
24 April  AGM 
(All members welcome)
8 May Death
Annie Cygler
12 June Only Connect! - the Use and Value of Psychodynamic Formulation
Cate Lyon
16 June
Half Day Workshop
Couples in Family Crisis and Change: Working with the Individual or Couple.
Jenny Riddell
An application form can be obtained by following this link.
9 October Somatic Countertransfernce in trauma work the therapist's body speaks of the client's unconscious
Morit Heitzler
13 November Female Violence. A Psychotherapeutic Perspective
Anna Motz
11 December Being driven back upon oneself: The origins and maintenance of self-respect
Christine English

Past Presentations

Summaries of RTG's past presentations can be found by following this link.


Annual General Meeting

The Cedars, Whiteknights Campus
Tuesday, 24th April 2018

Member Event: We request that all members let us know whether you will be attending or not so that we may manage administration, refreshments and the room.


  1. Apologies for Absence
  2. Minutes of the previous AGM
  3. Chairman's Report
  4. Treasurer's Report
  5. Vice-Chairman's Report
  6. Election/re-election of Committee Members
  7. 2017 Programme Review
  8. 2018 Programme
  9. 2019 Topics, Speakers and Subcommittee Meeting arrangements
  10. Any Other Business
  11. Date of next AGM