WEDNESDAY, November 13 through FRIDAY, November 15, 2013

By special cooperative arrangement with American Society of Clinical Hypnosis

ASCH Basic Hypnosis Training (ASCH credit available)
Wendy Lemke, M.S.

Please note that there is limited Space available for this training course. For more information on the course please visit the the ASCH Hypnosis Training page.

The ASCH Basic Hypnosis Training is not included in the 5-Day conference package and must be purchased separately. For help registering for the training please go here

THURSDAY, November 14, 2013

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Stabilization: Navigating Developmental Repair with Relational and Regulatory Interventions in Phase 1 and Beyond
Kathy Steele, M.N., C.S.

Have we all gone mad? Understanding and working with complicated client-therapist interactions and covert communications in complex trauma and dissociative disorders.
Su Baker, M.Ed.; John O'Neil, M.D. 

The Surprising and Counter-intuitive Lessons I Learned about Therapy for Child Dissociation
Joyanna Silberg, Ph.D.

How Evidenced Based Diagnosis of the Dissociative Disorders Using the SCID-D Informs Clinical Treatment: Video Case Presentations of Ego State Therapy for Complex Dissociative Disorders
Charles H. Rousell, M.D.

Dissociation 101: A Workshop for Students and Emerging Professionals
Christine Forner, B.A., M.A., M.S.W.

FRIDAY, November 15, 2013

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Dissociation 201: Treating the Difficult Client
Lynette Danylchuk, Ph.D.; Kevin Connors, M.S., M.F.T.

Broken Ties-Broken Hearts-Broken Selves: Attachment, Trauma, and Dissociation in Children
Frances Waters, L.M.S.W, D.C.S.W, L.M.F.T; , Sandra Weiland, Ph.D.; Renee Potgieter-Marks, Ph.D.

Temporizing Techniques and Advanced Hypnotic Interventions
Richard P. Kluft, M.D., Ph.D.

Adjunctive Use of Opioid Antagonists in the Treatment of Complex PTSD and Dissociative Disorders
Ulrich F. Lanius, Ph.D.

Assessment of Dissociative Disorders
Richard J. Loewenstein, M.D., Bethany Brand, Ph.D.

EthicsEthics & Trauma:  Working under pressure - a Relational perspective
Laura Brown, Ph.D., Christine Courtois, Ph.D., Joan Golston, D.C.S.W., L.I.C.S.W.; Philip J. Kinsler, Ph.D.

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