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Spirit Release Conference

Spirit Influence on Mental Health:
Is 'spirit' intrusion an important overlooked factor in hallucinatory disorders?

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2013 - London Conference

Saturday 4 February 2017, Regent's University London, NW1 4NS

“Your vision will become clear only when you can look into your own heart. Who looks outside dreams; who looks inside awakes.” Carl Jung

Conference Theme:
In past times mental illness was considered to be caused by spirit entanglement or possession and treated as such. In rejecting the possibility of the continuation of consciousness beyond death modern science, in its outreach through psychiatry, has denied the possibility of spirit influence in mental health conditions including schizophrenia, auditory and perceptual hallucinations, and identity disorders. Has science thrown the baby out with the bath water by rigidly affirming this stance and thereby creating barriers to dealing holistically with a wide range of mental health conditions? This conference, bringing together a number of experts, will consider the impact of spirit influence in mental health, suggesting alternative yet complementary ways to heal the mind. It will be of value to all those dealing with mental health issues, including psychiatrists, GPs, therapists, mental health nurses as well as those who feel that they are, or might be, suffering from some form of spirit interference.

Dr Erlendur Haraldsson , professor emeritus of psychology at the University of Iceland and author of The Departed Among the Living; Dr David McDonald, consultant psychiatrist and advisor to the Churches Ministry on ‘Deliverance’, Dr Terence Palmer, author of The Science of Spirit Possession, Denise Rider , an NHS mental health assessor, who has direct experience in dealing with her own possession states, Mike Williamson, practising medium and author of Schizophrenia or Spirit Possession and Dr David Furlong, Transpersonal Counsellor, Director of Spirit Release Forum and author of Illuminating the Shadow.

Programme of Talks:
The videos of the talks are now available on the links below

Talk 1 - Departed among the living: evidence for the continuation of consciousness after death - Professor Erlendur Haraldsson. YouTube access: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=amT6tf4tWfQ

Talk 2 - A psycho-spiritual blueprint for mental health: case studies involving spirit attachments and their release - Dr David Furlong. YouTube access: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0oOLGbH2T0U&t=10s

Talk 3 - Schizophrenia or spirit possession: a medium's perspective drawing on case studies of spirit release - Mike Williamson. YouTube access: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uplWk0IIvSw

Talk 4 - Q & A and Forum Disussion with Professor Erlendur Haraldsson, Dr David Furlong and Mike Williamson. YouTube access: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fcjWxpyCgi0

Talk 5 - Facing my own personal demons whilst working as a Mental Health Assessor - Denise Rider. YouTube access: Not available at present.

Talk 6 - The psychopathology of mental illness: interface between psychological and spiritual - Dr David McDonald. YouTube access: Not available at present.

Talk 7 - Medical science and spirit influence: The need for research - Dr Terence Palmer. YouTube access: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UQ15LxqJz6I&t=19s

Talk 8 - Q & A and Forum Disussion with Denise Rider , Dr David McDonald and Dr Terence Palmer . YouTube access: Not available at present

Some of the Speakers at 2017 conference are listed below:

Dr David McDonald
has been a Consultant Psychiatrist for nearly 30 years. He is UKCP Registered Psychotherapist and a Royal College Tutor for The Oxford Deanery. David served for many years on the Executive of The Churches’ Council for Health and Healing and is Co-Chairman with Bishop Dominic Walker of The Christian Deliverance Study Group. has been a Consultant Psychiatrist for nearly 30 years. He is UKCP Registered Psychotherapist and a Royal College Tutor for The Oxford Deanery.

Dr David Furlong
has been a healer and therapist for more than forty-five years. He has a doctorate awarded by the University of Sedona, USA for his thesis on The Shadow, which provided the basis for his acclaimed book Illuminating the Shadow He is the author of five other books including The Healer Within and Healing Your Family Patterns. He is the founder and director of the Spirit Release Forum and has a busy therapeutic practice.
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Dr Terence Palmer
has been a hypnotherapist for 20 years and a spirit release practitioner for 12 years. His doctorate was awarded by the University of Wales at Bangor for his thesis, A Revised Epistemology for an Understanding of Spirit Release Therapy in Accordance with the conceptual Framework of F.W.H. Myers. He is the first SRT practitioner to be awarded a PhD on the topic of SRT in the UK. His thesis has been published under the title, The Science of Spirit Possession.
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Mike Williamson
is a practising medium and author of the book Schizophrenia or Spirit Possession. His journey into now working extensively helping individuals with spirit attachment issues arose from his own problems of spirit interference. This led him into training as a medium and discovering methods to remove or reduce spirit influences. Mike has been running circles for more than 30 years passing on the knowledge he has gained.
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Information and Booking

Venue: Regent's University London, Regent's Park, London, NW1 4NS
Date: Saturday 4 February 2017, 9:30 - 17:00
Fee : : £55:00 (£45:00 for members of SRF and unwaged)
Lunch and Refreshments: Tea and coffee will be provided in morning and afternoon. Buffet lunches are available in the university canteen
Booking: Cheque payments to SRF (Universal) Ltd should be made in full and sent to The Secretary, The Spirit Release Forum, c/o Myrtles, Como Road, Malvern Worcs WR14 2TH

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