Julian Lousada is a psychoanalytic psychotherapist and full member of the British Association of Psychotherapists. He is a Senior Clinical Lecturer in Social Work, and Clinical Director of the Adult Department at the Tavistock Clinic.
Andrew Cooper is Professor of Social Work at the Tavistock Clinic and the University of East London. He is a psychoanalytic psychotherapist and practices as a psychotherapist and clinical social worker in the Adolescent Department of the Tavistock Clinic. Over the last fifteen years he has undertaken several comparative research projects into child protection systems and practices in Europe.