The 1st Online IAGP International Research Symposium on COVID- 19
International Association of Group Psychotherapy and Group Processes (IAGP) is a worldwide network of professionals involved in the development and study of group psychotherapy and group process as applied to clinical practice, consultancy, education, scientific studies and socio-cultural settings. Stemming from the belief in the power of group practices and their role in healing individuals and transforming societies, IAGP uses its distinguished professional network to provide training programs in the field for different countries.
The 1st Online IAGP International Research Symposium on COVID- 19 happened on the 30th, 31st of October and 1st of November 2020 ( Friday, Saturday and Sunday) in which participants from various places of the world participated as members of the International Association of Group Psychotherapy and Group Processes (IAGP). Ms. Magdalene Jeyarathnam Director of Indian Institute of Psychodrama made a presentation on the topic “Impact of Expressive Arts Therapy groups and Psychodrama groups during the COVID pandemic”, shared statistical data of the organisations work conducting online therapy groups during the Lockdown in India helping individuals of various age groups to connect and create togetherness resisting loneliness during lockdown.