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Development Trauma and Dissociation Conference - Chester UK

Join CTC and ISSTD in Chester UK This June!

On the 23-24 June 2018, CTC Psychological Services and ISSTD will be co-hosting a conference on Developmental Trauma and Dissociation. The conference will be held at the beautiful and luxurious Chester Grosvenor Hotel, right in the heart of the historic city of Chester.

CTCPS and ISSTD have joined together to create this exciting new conference on Developmental Trauma & Dissociation in children & adults. The two-day conference will consist of expert key speakers and exciting workshops, where you can learn and develop your knowledge and skills.

Presenters, parents, adopters & professionals provide workshops exploring techniques and themes; PTSD, EMDR in children, Parenting Strategies, Dissociative Identity Disorder, Yoga & Dissociation.

CONFERENCE REGISTRATION 

To purchase tickets please complete a booking form and send to: conference@ctcps.co.uk

1 day: £155 | 2 days: £300 (book by 30th April)
1 day: £175 | 2 days: £340 (book after 1st of May)

CONFERENCE SCHEDULE

For additional information on our conference presenters, click here for presenter bios. 

 SATURDAY, 23 JUNE

 Belgrave Suite 

 Eaton Room 1

Eaton Room 2

Aldford Suite

9:00 AM    

OPENING WELCOME

Chris Matheson, Member of Parliament

 

 9:15 AM

KEYNOTE

Dr. Richard Chefetz
"How Being Happy, Rather than Normal, Can Teach Us How Not to Adopt: A Winterson Adoption"

 

10:45 AM

COFFEE

11:00 AM

WORKSHOP

Dr. Richard Chefetz 

WORKSHOP

Suzanne Murrey et al
Blog and Discussion
"There is No Such Thing as a Flawless Parent"

Adoptive Parents
Talk and Discussion
"What Your Being Does: The Challenges of Becoming an Adoptive Parent and How to Succeed and Enjoy"

 WORKSHOP

Susan Darker Smith
"EMDR with Children: Working with Trauma Existing Within a Toxic Paradigm" 

WORKSHOP

Jessica Woolliscroft
"The Girl in the Mirror: Trauma Focused Psychotherapy Where There is Diagnostic Confusion" 

Marika Bertule
Case Study
"Depression & Dissociation Multi-Dimensional Inventory (MID-6-LV)" 

12:30 PM

LUNCH

 1:15 PM

KEYNOTE

Professor Ruth Lanius
"Trauma and Altered States of Consciousness: Towards a Rebirth of the Self"

     

 2:45 PM

TEA

 3:00 PM

WORKSHOP

Professor Ruth Lanius
"Trauma, Dissociation, and Altered States of Consciousness: Implications for Assessment and Treatment

WORKSHOP

Elmir McGrath
"Emerging From Shaow: Creative Approaches to the Treatment of Developmental Trauma"

Aafke Scharloo
"Psychological First Aid After Secual Abuse for People with Intellectual Disabilities" 

WORKSHOP

Niki Gomes-Perales
"Attachment Focused Toolbox: Addressing Complex Trauma and Dissociation in Children and Adolescents"

Nikki Kiyimba
"NEW FOCUS Adoption North Wales: The Walue of Taking a Trauma-Informed Organisational Approach" 

WORKSHOP

Irina Diyankova and Robin McMahon
"Neuroscience of Trauma: Yoga as a Healing Agent 

 

 

 SunDAY, 24 JUNE

 Belgrave Suite 

 Eaton Room 1

Eaton Room 2

Aldford Suite

9:15 AM    

KEYNOTE

Dr. Joy Silberg
"Child Dissociation: A Look Back and a Look Forward

 

10:45 AM  

COFFEE

11:00 AM

WORKSHOP

Dr. Joy Silberg
"A Step by Step Treatment Approach to Addressing Childhood Dissociation"

WORKSHOP  

Dr. Jeanie McIntee
"Case Presentation of DID Adolescent into Parenthood"                 

 WORKSHOP

Neelofar Rehman
"Adult Dissociation: Processing and Integrating Body Based Memories"     

WORKSHOP          

Susan Darker-Smith
"EMDR with Children: Working with Attachment Trauma"   

12:30 PM

LUNCH

 1:15 PM

KEYNOTE

Professor Martin Dorahy
"I Can't Bear That You See Me: Shame and Its Link to Dissociation in Complex Trauma"

     

 2:45 PM

TEA

 3:00 PM

WORKSHOP

Professor Martin Dorahy
"The Psychology of Shame in the Understanding and Treatment of Complex Trauma Disorders"

WORKSHOP

Elmir McGrath
"Creative Approaches to Treatment of Developmental Trauma"

WORKSHOP

Dr. Valerie Sinason
"Lost in Dissociation: How a Child Psychotherapist and School Missed Signs of Dissociative Identity Disorder"

 

WORKSHOP

Irina Diyankova and Robin McMahon
"Neuroscience of Trauma: Yoga as a Healing Agent"

 

professional training:

Course Offerings - REGISTRATION NOW OPEN
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Intro Part I Burlington, VT
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Intro Part I Chicago
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Intro Part I Teleseminar
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Intro Part I Teleseminar
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Intro Part II Teleseminar
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Intro Part II Teleseminar
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Standard Part I Croton-on-Hudson
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Standard Part I Teleseminar
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Standard Part II Houston
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Child & Adolescent London UK
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Child & Adolescent Salisbury UK
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Spanish Child & Adolescent Online
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