Keynote Speakers

David Clark
David ClarkOxford, UK
Disseminating psychological therapies: IAPT & other international programmes
Emily Holmes
Emily HolmesUppsala, Sweden
Mental Imagery and Mental Health Science – Pre, peri and post covid-19
Rob de Rubeis
Rob de RubeisPennsylvania, USA
Prospects and challenges for complex data-driven approaches to clinical decision-making
Anke Ehlers
Anke EhlersOxford, UK
Treatment of posttraumatic stress disorder: advances and challenges
Stefan Hofmann
Stefan HofmannBoston, USA
CBT is an applied evolutionary science
Michael Duffy
Michael DuffyBelfast, N. Ireland
Responding to trauma and traumatic grief during civil conflict and a pandemic
Shirley Reynolds
Shirley ReynoldsNorwich, UK
‘It’s simple but it’s not easy’. Using Brief Behavioural Activation with depressed adolescents
Rory O'Connor
Rory O'ConnorGlasgow, Scotland
Understanding suicide risk
Eni Becker
Eni BeckerNijmegen, The Netherlands
Cognitive Bias Modification for depression: Opportunities and risks
Mark Freeston
Mark FreestonNewcastle, UK
Understanding distress in the face of real-life uncertainty and threat: A trans-situational approach
Lars-Göran Öst
Lars-Göran ÖstStockholm, Sweden
Does CBT work in routine clinical care?
Sam Cartwright-Hatton,
Sam Cartwright-Hatton, Brighton, UK
The least controversial idea in mental health: Can adult mental health professionals stem the tide of poor child mental health?
Nina Heinrichs,
Nina Heinrichs,Bremen, Germany
Family Violence: When family relationships take an unwanted course
Jennifer Lau,
Jennifer Lau,London, UK
The emotional impact of the pandemic on young people and their coping strategies: a global health perspective
Omer Van den Bergh,
Omer Van den Bergh,Leuven, Belgium
Mind the Body: Symptom perception in psychopathology
Marcantonio Spada
Marcantonio SpadaLondon, UK
Metacognition in addictive behaviours: A 20-year overview
Monnica Williams
Monnica WilliamsOttawa, Canada
Being an anti-racist clinician
Louise McHugh
Louise McHughDublin, Ireland
Following the rules: When it works and when it doesn’t
Anca Dobrean
Anca DobreanCluj-Napoca, Romania
Technological enhanced CBT with children and adolescents
Peter Phiri
Peter PhiriSouthampton, UK
Cultural adaptations of CBT: “Making it meaningful for diverse populations
Arnoud Arnzt
Arnoud ArnztAmsterdam, Netherlands
Imagery Rescripting: a transdiagnostic technique
Johan Vlaeyen
Johan VlaeyenLeuven, Belgium
Avoid or engage despite pain? Exposure-based treatments for individuals with chronic pain