Conference Programme Saturday, 22 March 2014

23rd Annual Conference IAFP on 20 - 22 March 2014 in Zeist, Utrecht, The Netherlands

08.30 – 09.00


9.00 – 10.00

Plenary Session

Chair: Friedemann Pfäfflin (D)

Keynote speaker: Leslie M. Lothstein (USA)

The Corporate Bureaucracy of the Catholic Church as a Major Contributor to the Priest Sexual Abuse of Minors Scandals: or Justification and Excuses of Criminal Behavior on a Huge Scale

10.00 – 10.30

Coffee break

10.30 – 12.30

Parallel sessions

Parallel Session 9 - Round table discussion

Comparative Forensic Psychotherapy for arsonists

Chair: Frans Koenraadt (NL)

t.b.a. (UK)

Ricardo Weewer (NL)

Karel ‘t Lam (NL)

Lydia Dalhuisen (NL)

Titus van Os (NL) - case presenter

Tillman Kluttig (D)

Parallel Session 10 - Film session

Forensic mental health assessment and treatment

in private and public practice: the role of the media

Chair: David Millar (UK)

Ditteke Mensink (NL)

Eline Muller (NL)

Michael van Eekeren (NL)

Parallel Session 11 - Sexual issues

Chair: Richard Curen (UK)

Bradley Hillier (UK) - Intrafamilial pedophilia

Ellen Gunst (B) - From Self-in-Prison to Self-in-Presence. Why and how enhancing emotional functioning in sex offenders?

Jochem Willemsen (B) - Cognitive distortions and the construction of truth in treatment programs for sex offenders

Jessica Yakeley (UK) - Paraphilias, perversions, and personality disorder

Friedemann Pfäfflin (D) - Prognostic evaluation of a man propagating ego-syntonic pedophilia - A case study

Parallel Session 12 – Therapeutic interventions

Chair: Reena Kapoor (USA)

Moeneke Nijkamp (NL) - Body awareness and emotion recognition in reactive aggressors

Emma Allen (UK) - Fire & the Phoenix. Working with the symbolic element of fire in Individual Arson Treatment in a High Secure Setting – a Case Presentation

Bovenschen et al (NL)- An application of attachment theory and Mentalization  Based Treatment

Carine Minne (UK) - Rationalisation and Denial; the most popular psychotic symptoms

12.30 – 13.30


13.30 – 15.15

Plenary Session

Chair: Jan van der Leeuw (NL)

Keynote speakers: Paul Verhaeghe (B) – Our problem with authority and its effects on criminality

Marieke Liem (NL/USA) - Post-Incarceration Syndrome among Lifers

15.15 – 15.30

Coffee break

15.30 – 16.30

Annual General Meeting IAFP

Chair: Celia Taylor (UK)

16.30 – 17.30

Large Group

Convener: John Schlapobersky (UK)

17.30 – 18.00

Closing ceremony – Invitation to Boston 2015

including Farewell Drink

Celia Taylor, President elect IAFP (UK)

Frans Koenraadt (NL)

Reena Kapoor, Boston, Mass (USA)