RISING TIDES OF CHALLENGE AND HOPE
HEALING IDENTITY, IN SOCIETY, GROUPS AND INDIVIDUALS

IAGP invites colleagues and friends from all over the world to join us in Malmö, Sweden, in 2018.

The Congress is planned at a time when we hear almost daily about a suicide attack or an act of violence somewhere around the world. Wars and warlike situations are ongoing and recurrent. There are now more refugees than ever before. In 2015 the UN estimated 65 million displaced people in the world.
 These events are being increasingly exacerbated by actual and imminent environmental catastrophe. As the seventh UN Secretary General, Kofi Anan, recently stressed, “If we don’t address the issue of climate change all other developments become irrelevant".
All in all: The world we grew up …

The world we grew up in – post WW II – is changing dramatically and often violently. We as group psychotherapists and group processors are being called to bring our expertise to help us all cope with these Rising Tides and to instill realistic hope.

More information coming soon