Trainer Experience and Qualifications
Claire describes herself as a Plurist Therapist; she is a qualified Traumatologist, EMDR Practitioner, and Registered Mental Health Nurse. She specializes in working with trauma and related mental health issues. She is a Debriefer and Clinical Supervisor and teaches on a Diploma in Relationship-based Supervision. She is keen to share her own findings following her research paper based on the Effective Therapeutic Interventions of Dissociation
Dissociation, a very clever survival strategy in childhood but may not serve as well in adulthood. As one of the trauma symptoms, it is often experienced by adult survivors of childhood sexual abuse and is likely to be witnessed in the therapy room. Claire will describe the Dissociative Continuum and the various manifestations. She will explore some of the common signs and symptoms and consider assessment and various effective interventions and share vignettes of her own case work.
Participants will be able to:
Understand the meaning of dissociation
Recognise the various manifestations and behaviours of dissociation (DSM-5) – Explore the effects of these in the therapy room
Consider and practise a variety of interventions
Explore their own responses to dissociation
What is Dissociation?
Benefits and disadvantages
You will receive a certificate for 6 hours CPD
Fees: £40 for Counselling Plus Counsellors
£60 for all other attendees