Jean White is a UKCP-registered psychoanalytic psychotherapist, supervisor and lecturer who has practiced in London for over 30 years. After working as a psychotherapist at the London School of Economics, she went into full time private practice in 1990 but also consulted to and supervised many public sector services in the NHS, in universities and in the community. She has published many journal papers and her widely acclaimed book, Generation: Preoccupations and Conflicts in Contemporary Psychoanalysis (Routledge 2006), is a comparative study of the contemporary Independent, post-Kleinian and Lacanian clinical approaches. She is a member of the Guild of Psychotherapists, the Forum for Independent Psychotherapists and the Society of Authors.
Jean lectures very widely throughout Britain and internationally and runs international workshops on contemporary psychoanalytic theory and its relevance to supervision themes. For this course, she will teach on contemporary models of psychoanalysis and relate supervision to levels and forms of psychopathology.