Philosophy of Psychiatry work-in-progress workshop

Friday 9 June 2023, 10:30am to 4:30pm


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Open to

All Lancaster University (non-partner) students, Alumni, Applicants, External Organisations, Families and young people, Postgraduates, Prospective International Students, Prospective Postgraduate Students, Prospective Undergraduate Students, Public, Staff, Undergraduates


Free to attend - registration required

Registration Info


Event Details

Lancaster University Campus Faraday Building – Cavendish Lecture Theatre Please email Rachel Cooper, to register (free)

10.30 – 10.45 Welcome and Introductions

10.45-11.15 - Disorder, deviance, Dissent and the limits of science - Rachel Cooper

11.15-11.45 Adaptive preferences and decision-making capacity - Dieneke Hubbeling

11.45-12.15 How can phenomenology enrich our understanding of dementia? - Sarah Wood

12.15-12.45 Exploring a relational ethics of dementia - Floris Tomasini

12.45-1.45 Lunch

1.45-2.15 Mood and attunement in Heidegger: Depression as 'detunement’, - Angelos Sofocleous

2.15-2.45 Diagnostic redundancy and the depathologisation of gender incongruence" - Hane Maung

2.45-3.15 Is neurodiversity a fact and does its factual status matter? - Sam Fellowes

3.15-3.30 break

3.30-4.00 Philosophy in the training of psychiatrists - Alistair Stewart

4.00-4.30 Epistemic injustice in psychiatry - Juliana Hoyos-Garcia

Organised in coordination with the PPR Ethics, Values and Policy Initiative, Lancaster University

Contact Details

Name Rachel Cooper

Directions to FAR - Cavendish LT

Cavendish lecture theatre is located in the Faraday building on the campus spine.