Workshop Leicester: Treating Intrusive Thoughts & the Inner Critical Voice
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Workshop Leicester: Treating Intrusive Thoughts & the Inner Critical Voice

Workshop Leicester: Treating Intrusive Thoughts & the Inner Critical Voice

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The Belmont Hotel

20 De Montfort Square

Leicester, United Kingdom

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Permanent recovery from anxiety-related disorders often escape the sufferer for two main reasons:

1.  The root causes of anxiety disorders are not always adequately treated or even identified.

2.  The perpetuating intrusive thoughts and inner critical voice which sustain the anxiety disorder are not effectively dealt with.


CPD Workshop Leicester: Discover the simple and effective model (The FEAR Model) to transform anxiety-related disorders which many professionals and sufferers are already using to effect positive and long-lasting changes in themselves and others...

The FEAR model works for children, teenagers, adults, as well as the elderly, and you can start using the recovery steps immediately the course is over (In fact, some people experience noticeable positive transformation during the course of the workshop itself)...

Already being used in over 30 countries around the world by therapists, coaches, teachers, carers, social workers, company executives, athletes and various individuals, the model does not only transform anxiety-related disorder, it also eliminates irrational fears ( that breed anxiety and depression), transforms limiting beliefs ( which often contribute to low-self esteem ad underachievement), and builds self-confidence to achieve goals in spite of obstacles and limitations... 


We are therefore delighted to invite you to our workshop on Treating Intrusive Thoughts and the Inner Critical Voice(Limited places) Certificate of attendance will be issued on completion. 


Why don't you come and judge for yourself?

If you feel this course can benefit you or any of your family members, friends or colleagues, why don't you let them know about the event and give it a try?

Those who have attended the event in the past always said that they were glad they made the investment even though they were a little bit unsure at the start (See previous attendees feedback below).


How Much Does It Cost?

(Special offer (normally £100)) For early bird registrations, you only pay  £37 (you save £37). It will go up to £74 if you book late. Group discounts are also available starting from £27 per person (subject to places availability).  Click the tickets button on the top right to see the prices. 


Please see the full details of the course below.


This course gives you PROVEN strategies to:

 Successfully treat any form of anxiety related disorder, using a practical, step-by-step action plan that you can start using immediately. 

 Help eliminate intrusive thoughts and inner critical voice, resulting in peace of mind and confidence.

 Significantly increase the long-lasting effects of your recovery or that of your client.


Your learning outcomes for this training are:

  1.  Learn how to use the F.E.A.R. Model recovery strategies to treat Intrusive Thoughts and the Inner Critical Voice 

  2. 5 Crucial Building Blocks for anxiety disorder and recovery. These building blocks are essential for long-lasting transformation.

  3. Understand the three major categories of intrusive thoughts and how their effective treatments can improve your success rates.

  4. Master the three elements of the human psyche which underpin total transformation from anxiety-related disorders. 

  5. Understand the seven major types of inner critics that sustain anxiety disorders, sabotaging the overall results of therapy.

  6. Keys to assist sufferers protect their transformation post-therapy. 


 Other focuses for the day:

 How to avoid the typical mistakes made in treating anxiety-related disorders.

 How to help clients with past traumas without triggering overwhelming negative emotions which often result in major relapses.

 How to manage major relapses with new clients.


For Professionals, as Well as Sufferers...

This course attracts both professionals and sufferers who are interested in mental health, continuing professional development, and effective anxiety recovery techniques.

Professionals: The models you will learn in this workshop is integrative, and as already mention already being used around the world in more than 30 countries by mental health professionals, counsellors, therapists, support workers, coaches, and other agencies who care about the mental wellbeing of their communities. Many UK therapists, mental health nurses, health professionals and counsellors who have been through this course in the past have found it very useful to their work and personal development. You can read some of their testimonials below. The course is quality-checked by the National Counselling Society, and can count towards your CPD requirements. CPD certificate will be issued on the day.

Sufferers: If you are a sufferer, you can also register for this course. As an ex-anxiety sufferer myself, the course is designed not only to help the professionals sharpen their skills but also to enable sufferers to get their hands on a simple but effective recovery model to achieve personal transformation. You will learn about the steps that helped me transform my anxiety disorder, allowing me to start helping others around the world achieve similar life-changing transformation. The course environment is relaxed and reassuring, and you will be able to share your story with me if you want to, and ask questions.

The standard price for this workshop is £100.


4 Noted Benefits of Using the F.E.A.R Model

The following benefits have been gathered from both the sufferers and professionals who have used the F.E.A.R model either as a self-help tool or as a model for helping clients:

  1. Health and fitness. The FEAR Model helps restore the body to function as intended. Emotional stress and anxiety messes up the nervous system, increases emotional fatigue and degenerates the body quickly. By using the FEAR model steps regularly, you’ll achieve heightened emotional well-being , a higher level of energy, creativity, and greater life satisfaction. A sufferer who recently went through the course wrote the following feedback, “Very good, informative, eye and mind opening. I wish I had known all that 20 years ago. It would have made my life much easier and successful.” Also, since anxiety and stress often speed up body degeneration, looking a lot younger has also been noted among regular users of the FEAR model steps. The FEAR Model steps can also be adapted to bring about natural weight loss by transforming the emotional and mental pathways that reinforce weight-gain in the brain.
  2. Personal transformation. The FEAR model takes you or your client to a new, higher level regarding emotional wellbeing, work, relationship and makes you a different person in many ways. We become what we think about all the time. Once your thought-life has been transformed, life transformation is inevitable. A course attendee shared this testimonial  recently. “I am a mum of an anxious teenager (OCD). I now have a few more tools in my kit bag. Thought provoking. Simple techniques for what may be complex problems, but doable steps to recovery.”
  3. Personal Growth, Influence and Recognition. If you are a therapist in practice, most clients that will come to you are more likely to have received two or more therapy interventions in the past. They have come to you to see if you offer anything different and long-lasting from what they have experienced in the past. Mastering The FEAR model sets you apart from the pack by offering your clients a simple system that offers transformation and long-lasting effect than they have experienced in the past. This builds credibility, recognition and expands your practice. Every happy client often tells at least 3 other prospects about his/her experience. This then leads to more appointments for you. Your clients will value and respect you more for your helpful insight and attention to details. All of these benefits come as a result of your desire for personal growth to explore the FEAR model. “The course was extremely helpful and informative. Interesting, excellent and enjoyable. It enables me to help so many adults and children within the support groups I run,” J. Morgan, Parent Rep and Support Group Facilitator
  4. It saves money and increases practice turn-over. Many sufferers who have gone through the FEAR model course wished they had attended the course many years ago, as this would have saved them not just a lot of money but also time and a lot of emotional and physical pain. As a therapist in practice, we know that word of mouth is the most effective advertising tool especially for therapists in practice. This can translate to more organic referrals from transformed and happy clients, leading to the increase in your turn-over as a practitioner.



TESTIMONIALS: What Previous Attendees Were Saying:


"This was well attending. I have 20 years experience as a counsellor and found something new to take away..." -- F. Owen, Volunteer Counsellor with SRASAC

“A succinct introduction to a model that can be easily understood and applied. You don’t need to be a therapist to understand it.” — Sufferer, Anonymous

“I really enjoyed the workshop. It was delivered in a clear understandable format and I will definitely use the model. Thank you. Julia H., Psychotherapist

“The day was easy to absorb and broken into appropriate sections. It offered positive hope.”  Delia M., Drama-therapist and Counsellor

“An intensive workshop with a good level of information.” Anne S., Clinical Hypnotherapist and Reiki Practitioner

“Excellent course, Wale is an engaging speaker, giving examples throughout the afternoon.” Allison P., Hypnotherapist

“Relaxed, informative, and kept checking in with everyone which is good practice. Chilled! It was great insight further into my own knowledge and understanding. Thumbs up!! — Paul G,. Converge  Student

“I enjoyed the day. The course was very informative. Good sessions and was relevant. “ Georgina K., Counsellor

“Excellent presentation style and good value. Interesting, inspiring and do-able. Down to earth presentation style.” Hilary B., Converge Administrator

“Good course. Knowledgeable and easy to understand tutor.” - Anonymous

“Excellent course. Well presented. I would recommend this for both personal and professional development. Liz H., Hypnotherapist 

“An approach that is extremely practical and useable. Accessible information for all.” Psychotherapist

“Great course - well structured, clear with a great tutor. “  Trainee Psychotherapist

"I am a mum of an anxious teenager ( OCD). I now have a few more tools in my kit bag. Thought provoking. Simple techniques for what may be complex problems, but doable steps to recovery." K. Yockney

“ A great refresher workshop for the therapeutic intervention I provide in my clinical area. A hunger to develop a deeper understanding.” S. Doyle, Community Psychiatric Nurse

"Thoroughly enjoyed this course. It has encouraged me to continue in my path to my personal goal." K. Blake, Employment Consultant/Life & Career Coach

"Clarity of thoughts and layout. Good to see key knowledge applied systematically." Anonymous, Counsellor

"Useful and easy to follow - transferable skills. Delivery was excellent - always good to do activities and humour is always a nice touch." L. Cook, Trainee counsellor

“This course has helped me to normalise my intrusive thoughts. I would recommend this workshop to others.” J. D, Sufferer

“Inspiring and motivational. The 5 building blocks will be hugely helpful. Really resonated with the topics and subjects. Really feel that I can apply the model straight away with clients.” T. Sharpe, Trainee Integrative Counsellor

“Useful tool for working with traumatised clients.” L. Allen, Brain Injury Case manager - Children and Young People

“Insightful. Informative. Enjoyable and very applicable to my work. S. Collins, Doctor of Chiropractic & Master of Psychology

“A wealth of knowledge and interactive tools which can be applied with ease with one self/family/clients.” L. Sharpe, Metaphysical teacher/Mindfulness

“Positive and motivating. Information in a simplistic form. A good use of a mix of tools from a range of relevant therapies.” S. Roberts, Clinical Complementary Therapist

“Very interesting and I will be applying this work in my counselling role.” K. Cofax, Trainee Counsellor

“Enjoyed learning from a structured model in order to work with anxiety and negative intrusive thoughts.” L. Turner, Trainee Integrative Counsellor

“Very useful content for client work. I would recommend this workshop to others.” M. Mottram, Student Counsellor

"I have enjoyed the workshop and getting to know others." M. Donne, Hypnotherapist

"Enjoyed the course itself. Met several people who gave me invaluable information." Anonymous, Sufferer

"Very informative. Learned some new things and it has reinforced things that maybe I wasn't open to but am now! A. Taylor, Sufferer.

"I have enjoyed  Treating Intrusive Thoughts Course. It will be good to use on myself and others." N. Pennistone, Hypnotherapist.

"Good understanding of intrusive thoughts. Will be able to apply the knowledge gained on rewiring my brain (love it)." K.Mellar, Sufferer

"Very informative for a first step into this area. Good clear course and good participation. Excellent style of teaching." Y. Singleton, Occupational Therapist, Hoarding Specialist

"Excellent - very informative." J. Dowdeswell, Occupational Therapist

"As a therapist, I have learnt a new format of technique for people with fear-based conditions. Workshop easy to follow and apply." N. Shanti, Clinical Hypnotherapist/Trainer

The information was extremely helpful. Thank you." --  Angela Wilson, NHS III Clinical Lead

"You cannot teach what you have not experienced and that is why Wale is so good, because he speaks from experience..." -- Karen Davies, Occupational therapist in Community mental Health

"I enjoy it and learnt some useful techniques to use with my clients. Wale is laid back and explained things well." - Hannah Kane, Children's Occupational Therapist

"Informative and useful practical tips. A good course with a lot covered in a short time." -- Louise Oliver, Hypnotherapist

"Enjoyed the presenter's style and charisma and content." --Rachel Gray, Counsellor

"Very useable. I will be using this for clients." D. Harley, Systemic Therapist - Family Institute

"Friendly, relatable, funny tutor, confidence delivery. Practical tips and approaches. Very pleased with the course overall. Gained practical knowledge. Will recommend to others." A. Baglow, Bereavement Support Worker/ Associate Counsellor

"Very encouraging, very articulate, funny, confident, passionate. Good use of diagrams. Style of teaching was very encouraging and motivating. Good use of group work exercises rattan than just sticking to powerpoint. Relaxing environment." Anonymous, Counsellor

"Very interesting. Very informative. Well presented. Wale is passionate about his subject and this is conveyed in this presentation."  D. Davies, Registered Mental Health Nurse

"Good information that can be used with clients. Good delivery of course." J. Davies, Counsellor

"Informative. Trainer delivered course at a nice pace. K. O'Connor, Counsellor

"F.E.A.R. Model -  easy to understand. Structuring of course well presented.Liked the building blocks. Fits the way I think." D. Ryalls, Trainee Counsellor

"Easy to use intervention model. I liked how this works with the structures of thoughts and not the content, so that client does not have to go into details over content if they don't want to or do not feel ready to. Having studied Humanistic-Existential Counselling more recently could make a  lot of connection with this course." E. Ross, Counsellor

"It was useful and enjoyable. Great integration of tools e.g, CBT, Biology of belief, Body-Mind Work etc. Great integration of theories for practical application. Wale made the event fun and relaxed."  A. Hunt, Counsellor/ Project Co-ordinator

"Sense of humour - well run." P. Mitra, Counsellor

"Lovely facilitator. Used real examples and some humour." H.Russo, Volunteer Counsellor

"Good introductory workshop. Would be interested to pursue further. Clear teaching." J. Hooper, Counsellor

"Very useful model. I can use this personally and with clients. A lot of people need to learn that they have this power. L. Fletcher, Trainee Counsellor

"Useful for clients. Excellent presentation. Steps were broken down into meaningful bite-size pieces." J. Smith, Counsellor

"A very good useful technology, making accessible to humanity. It aligns with my thinking. Sharing the good work in the highest content to make an improved human social world. The more the better." Martin, Systemic-Centered Counsellor

" Liked the style of presentation." L. Barkley, Counsellor

"For specific use with anxiety-related disorders. Something that I can incorporate into elements of the work that I do." Anonymous, Psychotherapist

"Interesting and something that I can consider using with clients who are determined by their thoughts. Helps understand how thoughts affect our physical and psychological health." Anonymous, Counsellor




Video Testimonials:

Watch video testimonials from some of the recent attendees below:

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WHEN: 10 October (13:00-18:00), 11 November  2016 (13:00-18:00)

WHERE:The Belmont Hotel, LE1 7GR

PARKING: Complimentary

LUNCH: Not provided: Refreshments/Lunch can be bought at the hotel cafe during breaks.



WHAT TO DO NEXT 

All you need to do is to register your ticket to attend this event now.  The event is expected to be oversubscribed as there are very limited spaces. 


WHY IS THE EVENT SUBSIDISED AND WHAT'S THE CATCH?

This CPD workshop is run by the National Counselling Society (NCS) and costs £100 per delegate.

The first reason this course is subsidised is networking. Relationships are very important. In a live event like this, there is ample opportunity to connect with like-minded people, share experiences, get motivated and discover what is working for others. I have been able to meet and connect with some amazing people in events such as this one.

The second reason why this is a subsidised event is the feedback that we get from our attendees. This is extremely useful. It helps us improve our courses and get better in serving others.


IS THIS GOING TO BE A HARD SELL?

We practise authenticity because that is one of our highest values. MindBody Breakthrough does not use hard selling tactics because manipulation eventually leads to failures and stress at some point down the line. 

If you enjoy the day and think that any of our materials, online courses or future workshops can be beneficial to you personally or to your work, then we can discuss options once you have completed this full day. We just want you to come and enjoy the day, acquire additional helpful skills and make new friends.

Spot allocation is on a first-come-served basis due to limited availability. If you are planning to attend please reserve your spot now.


I look forward to seeing you there,


Best regards

Wale Oladipo

Lead Coach & Therapist, Mind Body Breakthrough


Introduction:

Regardless of the therapeutic approach that you adopt, and the quality of work you put in as a therapist, if the treatment of the two notorious sabotaging agents (intrusive thoughts and the inner critical voice) are not included in your therapy sessions, chances are the positive changes in your clients will be short-lived.

Whether you specialise in treating OCD, panic attacks, depression, PSTD, phobias, eating disorder, GAD, or any other anxiety-related disorder, and using various modalities, such as, CBT, EFT,  client-centred, psychoanalytic, mindfulness, and other therapy techniques, this course aims to provide you with invaluable therapy skills to further make a positive impact in the lives of your clients, ensuring that their recovery is long-lasting.

Intrusive thoughts and the inner critical voice are not only the most powerful breeders and sustainers of anxiety disorders, but also the most brutal outlets of anxiety that mastermind relapses in anxiety patients during their sessions or after they finish their therapy sessions. 

Recent studies show that more than 80% of anxiety patients who have gone through therapy are not better-off after two years than their counterparts who have not received any therapy.

The reason is that almost every anxiety disorder is accompanied by intrusive thoughts or the inner critical voice which continues to generate unwanted negative thoughts, images, and unpleasant ideas that are upsetting, distressing, and causing more anxiety for the clients. And it is this obsessive and disruptive thinking that eventually cancels out the good work of the therapists.

Compulsive intrusive thoughts and the inner critical voice cannot be eliminated by asking patients to think more positively, or by hypnotic auto-suggestions alone, or even by equipping them with distraction techniques. This is why intrusive thoughts and the inner critical voice outlast many therapy sessions.

Why? This is because apart from the fact that these inner critics are compulsive, they are also established personalities within the psyche, having their own emotions, feelings and carrying out specific protective roles of preventing the clients from bigger “subconscious threats”.  This course will introduce you to the useful tools that you can start using immediately.


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