Upcoming Events

Podcast Guest on ‘Our Birth Journey – Families Podcast’

February 18 at 17.30 British time.

Live on Facebook

Podcast Guest on ‘The Circle of Insight’ hosted by Dr. Carlos.

February 22 at 20.15 British time

Trauma-Worlds and their Transformation

Keynote address and seminar at the conference of the Polish Association for Jungian Analysis on the theme of Jungian Psychotherapy of Traumatic Experience.

Postponed from April 2021 due to Covid – New date not yet decided

Maternal Ambivalence and Hostility

Fostering Compassion through an Evolutionary Consciousness

Keynote address Royal College of Psychiatrists, Evolutionary Special Interest Group. 

London, Friday October 29, 2021

Title to be confirmed

C.G. Jung Public Lectrue Series, Bristol, UK

Either in Bristol or on Zoom (Covid dependent)

December 11, 2021

Book Signing & Reading

Past Speaking Events

Trauma-Worlds and their Transformation:
Moving beyond Moving beyond a life built around fear, dissociation and shame.

The Embodiment Conference, Online.

Video available at: https://sieff.video/Embodiment-Conference

My animal body

The Story Party, Salisbury Literary Festival, UK.

The archetyapl Death Mother as nature’s shadow: Infanticide and the deep history of Human Kind

Public Lecture, C.G. Jung Club, London, UK.

Death Mother/Life Mother: An anthropolgoical contribution to understanding mother-infant dynamics

Clinical Forum, The Bowlby Center, London, UK.

The archetypal Death Mother as nature’s shadow

C.G. Jung Public Lecture Series, Bristol, UK.

Understanding and healing emotional trauma

Community Library Event, Kingsclere Hamshire.

Video (edited) available at http://bit.ly/Sieff_Kings2016

Transforming trauma in psyche and body

Plenary Lecture, Pacifica Graduate Institute, California, USA.
At conference, ‘Coming Home to the Body: The Legacy of Marion Woodman’. 

How to understand and heal emotional trauma

Public Lecture, Royal Society of Arts (RSA), London.
Audio recording available for listening or downloading at http://bit.ly/Sieff_RSA_talk

Video (edited) available at http://bit.ly/Sieff_RSA_Vid

The nature of the archetypal Death Mother

Plenary Lecture, Cambridge (UK) Jungian Circle.

Early relational trauma, insecure attachment patterns and healing: Insights from a modern evolutionary perspective

Journal of Analytical Psychology International Conference, Boston, USA.

Maternal ambivalence, early relational trauma and insecure attachment trajectories: Insights from a modern evolutionary perspective

Scientific Meeting, Tavistock and Portman Trust, Tavistock Clinic, London, UK.

Attachment: How recent research in evolution and anthropology contributes to psychotherapy

European Association of Body Psychotherapy Conference, Cambridge, UK.

The nature of Death Mother

Marion Woodman Foundation BodySoulRythms® Conference, Chicago, USA.

Anthropological Presentations

Resources and subsistence strategies among the Datoga pastoralists of Tanzania

Department of Biological Anthropology, University of Cambridge

How does household wealth affect livestock production among the Datoga pastoralists of Tanzania?

Department of Biological Anthropology, University College London.

How does wealth influence the subsistence strategies among the Datoga pastoralists of Tanzania?

Institute of Biological Anthropology Oxford University

Sex ratio variation in human populations

American Anthropological Association, Phoenix, Arizona

Do wealthy Kel Tamasheq (Toureg) nobles of central Mali sacrifice reproductive success for the demonstration of prestige?

Evolution and Human Behavior conference, University of Michigan

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