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Keynote Speakers

See below for the first of our kenote speaker announcements, but watch this space. There will be more keynote speaker announcements over the coming days...




wampold maine2The Congress Organising Team are excited to announce that Dr Bruce Wampold Ph.D., ABPP, has been confirmed as one of the keynote speakers for the One World, Many Voices: Science and Community Congress in July 2018.

Dr Wampold is Director of the Research Institute at Modum Bad Psychiatric Center in Vikersund, Norway and Emeritus Professor of Counseling Psychology at the University of Wisconsin - Madison.  He is a Fellow of the American Psychological Association (Divisions 12, 17, 29, 45), is Board Certified in Counseling Psychology by the American Board of Professional Psychology, and is the recipient of the 2007 Distinguished Professional Contributions to Applied Research Award from the American Psychological Association.

Dr Wampold will be speaking on the topic of “The Social Bases of Healing”, discussing the social context of therapy, and the importance of the therapeutic relationship.  He will also discuss ways in which therapists can improve therapy outcomes, and people accessing services can make their therapeutic journey more effective.

We are delighted that Dr Wampold has agreed to join us in Hiroshima and anticipate an inspiring keynote speech that will inspire debate and discussion among delegates. For further information about Dr Wampold and our other keynotes (which we hope to announce very soon), please see the congress website 


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