Expressive Arts Therapy and Mindfulness Approaches to Trauma Recovery6-Hour Training Applies to Certification - Certified Trauma Integration Clinician $145 + HST This workshop will provide you with many expressive arts experiences, an opportunity to ask questions and discover/explore your own creativity. Learn how to engage clients in the creative process, about the power of layering techniques, and the use of response pieces.
Next training scheduled for June 17, 2019 9-4 pending sufficient enrolment.
Participant Feedback (the most valuable aspect of this workshop):
Helped me to understand the process of thinking, realizing, and concretely achieving what was hope to be achieved.
Insightful. Very much appreciated.
Practical activities. Loved creating!
Trauma Processing Experiential - New Clinical Workshop*Pre-requisite* completion of CTIC foundational 2-day training (Foundations of Trauma & Understanding the Foundations of Trauma & Attachment & Phase-Based Clinical Applications to Promote Healing and Integration of Trauma and Attachment Dysregulation
If you are looking to gain hands on experience with trauma processing practices introduced in the core training than this workshop is for you. This workshop takes participants through experiential of various techniques and allows for discussion, questions, and reflections from participants at a deeper level as it is facilitated in a small group format.
This training is scheduled for July 17, 2019 9-4 during our summer trauma & attachment certification series.
The most valuable aspect of the presentation:
Learning about the process of working through the trauma using various resources.
Experiencing going through the drying process was very beneficial.
The step-by-step process for processing.
Information about techniques in the purpose of these techniques.
I thoroughly enjoyed today's trainings and learned new information ways to approach trauma.
Experiential exercises. Loved it as I always do. Great info/exercise combination.
The pictures. Thank you this was very helpful.
Art based approaches to therapy.
Niaiwen for sharing your expertise.
The hands-on experience and techniques used.
The experiential piece. Processing through the drawings. Thank you!
Healing the Wounds of Sexual Abuse This workshop will provide insights into the far-reaching impact of sexual abuse. An understanding of how this impacts neurological, emotional, behavioural, physiological and relational responses will be explored. Techniques to discover associations and create new neuropathways will be included. Strategies to help form new meaning of intimacy, boundaries, and reconnection with our body as a resource will also be included. Interview techniques to increase response rates, reframing tools and activities to promote healing are also included in this workshop. Experiential activities and case examples will be woven throughout this half-day training.
Empty Hearts, Not Empty Tummies: The Impact of Attachment and Trauma on Disordered Eating and Self-Concept This workshop will provide insight into the impact of trauma and eating disorders. Workshop focus will include a comprehensive case review, treatment formulation, assessment and outcome measures, and clinical considerations. Research, resources, and intervention strategies will be shared inclusive of an overview of a 6 week arts based group treatment program.
Through this training participants will gain an awareness of:
the impact of attachment and trauma on disordered eating and self concept
the sensory function of different forms of eating disorders
research and factors of influence associated with disordered eating
experiential review of practical intervention strategies
assessment, treatment formulation, and outcome measures for working with eating disorders through a trauma informed lens.
This training is scheduled for July 18, 2019 from 1:00 - 4:00, 2019 at our Summer Trauma & Attachment Certification Series.
Participant feedback (most valuable aspect):
Case examples and treatment strategies.
It helped to increase my knowledge of the sensory aspects of interventions.
I really appreciated the videos – I could feel their pain to better understand how to help them take care of themselves. I left the case studies and the images that are provided. I also left the literature that issues to support trauma care. I love listening to you, your knowledge and passion makes it so easy to learn.
Understanding and Grounding Trauma and Addictions This workshop will explore self-regulation, the role of addictions when we are dyrsregulated by trauma, unhealthy attachment, or mental health, and quick strategies for grounding trauma. An introduction to sensory intervention and research around the efficacy of this approach will also be provided.
Participants will gain an introductory understanding of:
awareness of the interconnectivity between trauma and substance use
common symptoms, themes, and behaviours of traumatized individuals
immediate grounding strategies for crisis intervention and stabilization
an understanding of how to help someone who has experienced trauma
strategies to create change and prevent relapse
how to create a trauma-informed organization
All ATTCH trainings are based on current research by leading experts in trauma and attachment and include best-practice and evidence-based techniques and approaches.
This training is scheduled for July 19, 9-12 at our Summer Trauma & Attachment Certification Series.
Most Valuable Aspect:
The relationship between trauma and addiction and the length of time it can surface after trauma.
Understanding brain responses and anatomy.
The integration of different knowledge, case studies, research and mindfulness. Information on brain processing.
Understanding that effects can be see 9 years later; seeing ages when drug use starts.
Information on role of brain and development on trajectory of addiction.
All information was valuable, ability to correct information to my practice.
We always do not need to know the answers, listen. Reminder for me that all our moms love their children and they love them too, can’t forget that.
Relating the information to past client experiences as well as your own.
Information as to statistics towards addictions-understanding timelines of trauma and outcomes.
Not to talk about the substance but digging deeper to why they are coping that way.
Creating awareness of how addiction and trauma correlate
How trauma, addiction, and the brain are included together and how we need to treat the trauma to treat the addiction.
Neurobiology of addictions and attachment. Very excellent!
Fantastic training-motivating to learn more.
Information was great. Much of it I am already familiar with due to my role I addictions therapy, but still fair amount of new information—great. I learned a lot of new information that will definitely help with my clients.
Treat the trauma not the addiction. Excellent facilitation, great energy, enjoyed presentation’s materials.