Aims of the event
To discuss research related to the development of Borderline Personality Disorder (BPD)from a neurobiological perspective.
To explore BPD from the perspective of Neuroscience and brain imaging.
To discuss research related to the development of BPDfrom a psychosocial perspective.
To explore in detail the role and value of ‘Skills Training’ in the treatment of BPD, i.e. mindfulness, distress tolerance, emotional regulation etc.
To recap on ‘Behavioural Targets’.
To identify how treatment is structured in relation to ‘Behavioural Targets’.
To participate in small group discussion/exercises and share information and experiences.
About the facilitators
The event will be delivered by Andy Gray, who is a BABCP Accredited CB Psychotherapist, Academic Director and Clinical Supervisor. Andy specialises in the treatment of personality disorder and has worked with BPD in both private practice and in a clinical setting. Andy is keen to impart information and share knowledge to encourage fellow practitioners to work with more complex cases.
Lucy Petro is a postdoctoral research associate at the Institute of Neuroscience & Psychology and Centre for Cognitive Neuroimaging at the University of Glasgow, and a qualified CB therapist. Lucy specialises in functional brain imaging to understand cortical prediction in health and disorder.
£60 if paid in advance or £65 at the door.
Refreshments, snacks, handouts and CPD certificate are included in the price.
Note – lunch is not included.
How do I register?
Go to https://bpdnandp-15oct16.eventbrite.co.uk
email firstname.lastname@example.org to request a registration form.
Minimum and Maximum numbers: Min 10 – Max 30 Please note that these workshops are subject to cancellation if we do not reach the minimum numbers required to make it viable.
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Greenwood Events organises affordable workshops for counsellors in Scotland. Go to www.greenwoodevents.co.uk for further information or contact firstname.lastname@example.org.