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Essentials: An Introduction to Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT)

This training will briefly introduce participants to the theory and research behind Acceptance and Commitment Therapy and introduce the concept of Psychological Flexibility.

Criminal Justice Mental Health Services

Criminal Justice Mental Health Services - What can we learn from the evidence?

Masterclass: Brain Injury in Mental Health Services

Significant number of people with brain injury presents to mainstream mental health services including emergency setting, community care, inpatient and forensic setting. Their presentations can be at times challenging to manage, difficult to understand, and appropriate assessment and interventions may not be easily accessible. Better understanding and awareness among clinicians can help to improve the management of these patients and help access appropriate interventions.

Treating Anxiety Disorders with Intensive Short-Term Dynamic Psychotherapy

This one-day workshop will provide an overview of the theoretical framework of ISTDP and the ways in which this approach is used to treat anxiety disorders. The unique elements of the model will be highlighted, including: the emphasis on the somatic experience of emotions in the here and now; monitoring unconscious signalling of anxiety in the body; and an active approach to maladaptive defence mechanisms

Approved Clinician Induction

to 19 Jun 2020

Presented by the Andrew Sims Centre’s established Mental Health Law multi-professional training team.

Solution Focused Conversation

This workshop is an introduction to what the Solution Focused Model is, what it is not, and how delegates can use it in their work. Delegates will be taken through the structure of a session, visual resources and tools devised by the speaker and will take part in experiential exercises, throughout the workshop. No Role Plays are used – all exercises are real and private.

Compassion Focused Therapy

Based on the work of Prof Paul Gilbert (OBE) this interactive introductory workshop aims to help you learn more about CFT and understand more about our tricky brains and ways to manage them.

Approved Clinician Refresher

Presented by the Andrew Sims Centre’s established Mental Health Law multi-professional training team.

Masterclass: Burnout Prevention

Burnout Prevention