Working with complex trauma by Naomi Halpern of Delphi Training & Consulting

  • Event Start8:45am Tuesday 26th September 2017
  • Event End4:15pm Tuesday 26th September 2017
  • Event LocationThe Green Room, Dept of Agriculture & Fisheries, 203 Tor Street,
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Event Description

2017-09-26 08:45:00 2017-09-26 16:15:00 Australia/Brisbane Working with complex trauma by Naomi Halpern of Delphi Training & Consulting Working with complex trauma by Naomi Halpern of Delphi Training & Consulting The Green Room, Dept of Agriculture & Fisheries, 203 Tor Street, Lifeline Darling Downs & SW Qld [email protected]

General Information

This workshop harnesses the fairytale of Snow White as a metaphor that provides practical strategies for the treatment of complex trauma. The characters in the story will provide a conceptual framework applicable to all trauma symptoms and behaviours, including diagnosis such as post-traumatic stress disorder, dissociative disorders, trauma related psychosis, somatic symptom disorder, borderline personality disorder, traumatic grief and depression. Through tracking four survival responses; fight, flight, freeze and submit, particular attention will focus on working within the window of tolerance to develop skills to create safety and stabilization. Participants will learn strategies to assist clients to process and integrate traumatic material and painful emotions such as shame, rage and grief.

Learning Objectives

At the completion of the workshop participants will:

  • Identify the role and function of trauma related symptoms and behaviour
  • Identify six possible trauma-related diagnoses for Snow White
  • Apply four strategies to assist with stabilization and affect regulation skills
  • Work within the window of tolerance with difficult emotions such as shame, rage and grief
  • Identify three core trauma dynamics and how these are re-enacted within the client’s internal and external world and therapy

Meet the Presenter

Naomi Halpern holds a C.Q.S.W. (UK) and Grad. Cert. Human Rights. For over thirty years she has demonstrated her commitment to assist and enhance the quality of life of people who have experienced severe trauma, abuse and disadvantaged life situations. Naomi trained as a social worker in the UK. Early in her career she worked with children in emergency care, homeless youth, and convicted offenders in government and NGO’s, providing advocacy, psychosocial education, recreational opportunities, skills training, supervision and counselling. In 1987 Naomi went into partnership with Susan Henry at the Delphi Centre, now known as Delphi Training and Consulting. She has developed expertise in psychotherapy for complex trauma and provides clinical consultation for post-traumatic stress disorder, dissociative disorders and related comorbidity, with survivors of sexual abuse, rape gender based violence, torture and other trauma. She has a wealth of experience working with people across cultures, socioeconomic groups, faiths and sexual orientation. A skilled speaker and trainer, Naomi presents her work in complex trauma, vicarious trauma, stress management and work-life balance, nationally and internationally

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Tickets

  • General Admission $110.00
    Monday 25th September 2017 Full catering on the day
    Entry from 9:00am Admit 1 Sales Closed

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This event is organised by Lifeline Darling Downs & SW Qld. For more information please contact Lifeline Darling Downs & SW Qld on 1300991443

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