The training workshops below are run regularly as public events for individuals and many are eligible for CPD points. Please check course pages for up to date accreditations.
NEW REMOTE LEARNING WORKSHOPS: some courses are being delivered live and are open for bookings below.
Any of the programmes can also be delivered as in-house training to groups of employees. Contact us for more information.
Remote Learning: An Overview of Solution Focused Brief Therapy
18 & 25 April
Solution-Focused Brief Therapy (SFBT) is a short-term goal-focused therapeutic approach which helps clients change by constructing solutions rather than dwelling on problems. Elements of the desired solution often are already present in the person's life, and become the basis for ongoing change.
Remote Learning: An Introduction to Dialectical Behaviour Therapy
20 & 21 April 2020
Initially known as CBT for Borderline disorder. DBT consists of a series of skills and techniques for working with personality disorders and other areas. This course will explain the concept and would suit those considering becoming a DBT therapist or those referring clients or employees to a DBT service.
NEW: Working with People who problematically use Alcohol and other Drugs
06 May 2020
Over the years alcohol and drug problems have been seen as an area that only professionals with specialist qualifications can help foster meaningful change. This one-day course hopes to debunk this myth and encourage participants to view alcohol and other drug use as a human behaviour which for some people becomes problematic and one where non-specialists can assist in encouraging positive change.
An introduction to Solution Focused Brief Therapy
27 & 28 May 2020
This public workshop in Solution-Focused Brief Therapy (SFBT) will be delivered in May. SFBT is a short-term goal-focused therapeutic approach which helps clients change by constructing solutions rather than dwelling on problems. Elements of the desired solution often are already present in the client's life, and become the basis for ongoing change.
01 July 2020
This public training will be presented by Kevin Fehin, Senior Clinical Psychologist and Psychotherapist. Kevin will examines the area of shame and how it is often overlooked in the therapeutic process both within clients and therapists alike.
Keyworking, Care Planning & Case Management
24 & 25 September 2020
This public workshop will provide a practical application of relevant theory in relation to key working, care planning and case management.
Managing Professional Boundaries Workshop
Wednesday 07 October
The content of this public workshop is designed to provide an overview of boundaries and the many ways in which they can be encountered and managed. There is a strong emphasis on practical examples of issues and best practice.
NEW: An Introduction to Dialectical Behaviour Therapy (DBT)
14 October 2020
Initially known as CBT for Borderline disorder, DBT consists of a series of skills and techniques for working with personality disorders and other areas. This course will explain the concept and would suit those considering becoming a DBT therapist or those referring clients or employees to a DBT service.
An Introduction to Motivational Interviewing
22 & 23 October 2020
Motivational Interviewing (MI) is a client-centred approach that elicits behavioural changes by assisting individuals to explore and resolve ambivalence. This approach is especially helpful with individuals who are less motivated.
Complex Trauma Workshop
04 November 2020
This workshop will explore how developmental trauma may manifest in adult presentations and appropriate interventions to engage with complex trauma.
Trauma Informed Practice
12 and 13 November 2020
The purpose of this public workshop is to start a conversation about how trauma and adversity affects and has affected those who use the services we provide and the appropriate responses we can implement and offer.
An Overview of Dual Diagnosis
09 December 2020
‘Dual Diagnosis’ is the term used when a person suffers from both a drug and/or alcohol issue and a mental health issue. This workshop sets out to deliver a clear overview of Dual Diagnosis/Disorders and its implications for treatment and practice.
NEW: Bereavement and Addiction Workshop
To Be Confirmed
This workshop is an introduction into the process and the commonality of Bereavement and Addiction. It provides an insight into the complexity of loss and addiction and the impact it can have on adults and children.