Keynote Speakers

Confirmed keynote speakers 

  • Professor Marvin Westwood – leading expert on “therapeutic enactment” with veterans
  • Professor Rory O’Connor – The psychology of suicidal behaviour

  • Dr Sue Whitcombe – Parental alienation: the negative impact on child development and lifelong psychological distress
  • Norman Lamb – Liberal MP and campaigner for men’s health

Confirmed guest speakers

  • Martin Daubney (award-wining editor, journalist, and broadcaster) – does the media depict men in a negative light?
  • Anil Kumar (Team Confidare) – the impact of life coaching and peer-support in men’s support groups
  • Paul Apreda (Manager, Both Parents Matter) – relationship breakdown as a major cause of suicide