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Borderline Personality Disorder & Emotional Instability - two day workshop
Sat, 3 Sep 2016, 09:30 – Sun, 4 Sep 2016, 17:00 BST
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Borderline Personality Disorder & Emotional Instability
Cutting through the myths to develop effective treatment.
Who and why attend this course?
Counsellors/mental health practitioners
Full attendance of the two days will give you 12 CPD hours
A certificate of attendance is included
You will receive a comprehensive workbook to help you work with this client group which you can use in your practice
What will I learn from this two day workshop?
At the end of this two day workshop, you will have improved your ability to recognise the characteristics of this disorder. The two day course will enable you to work with this client group.
This will be an experiential workshop and you are encouraged to bring a case study for day two. You will receive a comprehensive workbook to help you work with this client group. You will explore the characteristics/criteria on BPD according to the DSM 5.
The question will he asked is there a correlation between BPD and complex trauma?
The use of imagery in assessment in this population will be taught.
The use of objective assessments based on the DSM-5 criteria.
Tea & coffee will be provided. There are many shops close to the teaching centre where you can purchase lunch. carparking is immediate to Ocean House. The closest staion is Bracknell is a 5 min walk.
About the trainer
Lucia Hall is an experienced psychotherapist, lecturer, trainer, communication coach, supervisor and clinical hypnotherapist. She has worked in Higher Education for over ten years, teaching degree-level training courses as well as owning a private counselling and training company. Lucia is a specialised traumatologist, but she works with a large range of conditions.
She studied her MSc. in Mental Health at Guy’s Hospital, St Thomas’ Hospital & Kings College School of Medicine/Institute of Psychiatry. The main therapeutic approaches studied were CBT and CAT – two excellent and complimentary cognitive approaches.
Lucia has developed and added to that expertise by studying numerous other therapeutic courses, including a special Diploma in Trauma and Abuse (Dip. PICT), a Diploma in Christian Counselling (from London Bible College, now the London School of Theology), she is an EMDR Level 3 practitioner (Eye Movement Desensitisation & Reprocessing) and is trainer for MBTI (Myers-Briggs Type Indicator, Levels 2 & 3). Additional specialised training includes Schema Therapy, Solution Focused Therapy, Trauma-Focused CBT, Trauma-Focused CBT for Children, Imagery Rescripting and Reprocessing Therapy (IRRT), Cognitive Behavioral Analysis System of Psychotherapy (CBASP), Lifespan Integration (LI), Behavioral Activation (BA), Narrative Exposure Therapy (NET), KIDNET (NET for children) and various other trauma focused processes. Lucia is also a qualified clinical hypnotherapist, having a diploma (DipH) in the subject.
Lucia’s training courses have been accredited by the National Council of Psychotherapists (NCP) or the Counselling and Psychotherapy Central Awarding Body (CPCAB) and recognised by the Open University. Two recent trauma workshops that she wrote were accredited by the European Society of Traumatic Stress Studies (ESTSS). Her latest course is a Postgraduate Diploma in Trauma and PTSD and this is accredited by NCP at Level 7.
Lucia is an American citizen, although she was born and raised in Panama. She moved to the United States where she became a social worker in the Family and Child Protection units in Detroit, Michigan. Having married a Brit, she later moved to Berkshire. Lucia’s Panamanian and USA background, coupled with her extensive experience, make her a unique, dynamic and interesting therapist and lecturer.
Lucia is a member of many professional bodies including AACC, APA, BABCP, MBACP, CRSST, EMDR UK, ESTSS, GHR (GHSC & GQHP), RTS and UKPTS. She is a Fellow of NCP due to her contributions to the field of counselling and psychotherapy.