The Debbie Bellman Memorial Lecture. Howard Levine: On the Necessity of Failure

Date: 26 June, 2021

Time: 2pm

Organised by: The British Psychoanalytic Association

Venue: Online via Zoom

For more information and to book: Visit the BPA website


The BPA is pleased to announce the 2021 Debbie Bellman Memorial Lecture which will be delivered by Zoom.  

Dr Howard Levine will be presenting his paper On the necessity of failure

He writes: ‘to repeat in the transference something that will evoke the force and perhaps meaning of the actual, unrememberable pre-verbal experience of failure…’

Discussants: Dr Lesley Caldwell and Mr Alan Colam  

The paper will be followed by a Clinical Discussion at 4.30pm led by Dr Howard for IPA members only.

For further information and to book a ticket please visit the BPA website.