A century of pioneering work and care at London’s psychodynamic hub
Daniel Allen Freelance health writer
Influenced by the Vienna-based ‘new psychology’ approach 100 years ago, the Tavistock Clinic – aka the ‘Tavi’ – in London is renowned as a nerve centre where nursing staff apply their skills to help people who are facing a mental health crisis
On a corner of Belsize Lane in leafy north London, Sigmund Freud sits attentive and thoughtful, hands in waistcoat pockets, immortalised in bronze by the Croatian sculptor Oscar Nemon.
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