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Certificate in Working with People with Personality Disorders
September 25 @ 9:30 am - 4:30 pm
One event on 11 September 2021 at 9:30 am
One event on 18 September 2021 at 9:30 am
One event on 25 September 2021 at 9:30 am
Certificate in Working with People with Personality Disorders (4 days – Online) with Rachel Hopping and Geoff Hopping.
Course fee: £445
Course dates: Saturdays: 9.30am – 4.30pm, September 4th, 11th, 18th and 25th
Living with a personality disorder causes significant distress to our clients, who are easily misunderstood and mistreated. This 4 day online course (over 4 Saturdays in September) aims to present a comprehensive overview of personality disorders, delivered by trainers with specialist clinical and research expertise in psychotherapy with this client group. There will be an emphasis on current thinking and the development of core clinical skills, as well as the use of case studies and group discussion to bring to life this complex area of clinical practice.
Overview – what is a personality disorder and what does it look like in clinical practice?
Understanding early traumatic attachments and their implications for personality disorders
‘Suspicious’ personality disorders: Paranoid, Schizoid, Schizotypal and Anti-social personality disorders
‘Emotional and impulsive’ personality disorders (part 1): Borderline personality disorder
Emotional and impulsive personality disorders (part 2): Narcissistic and Histrionic personality disorders
Anxious personality disorders – avoidant, dependent and obsessive-compulsive personality disorder
Core clinical skills – creating healthy therapeutic relationships and managing transference-countertransference dynamics
Core clinical skills – managing risk and boundary setting