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WHEN YOU'VE BEEN TO HELL AND BACK: BREAKING THE CYCLE OF THE INTERGENERATIONAL TRANSFER OF TRAUMA

Title:
WHEN YOU'VE BEEN TO HELL AND BACK: BREAKING THE CYCLE OF THE INTERGENERATIONAL TRANSFER OF TRAUMA
Course Cost:
£183.00
When:
July 11, 2020 10:00 am until July 11, 2020 5:00 pm
Where:

CCMH, 2-18 Britannia Row, London N1 8PA, UK

WHEN YOU'VE BEEN TO HELL AND BACK: BREAKING THE CYCLE OF THE INTERGENERATIONAL TRANSFER OF TRAUMA

About the conference

Details to follow shortly


Speakers

Tracy Godfroy

TracyGodfroy

Tracy is an Integrative Child Psychotherapist and Clinical Supervisor with twenty years’ experience of working with traumatised children and adolescent clients and their families.  She works at a therapeutic community for young girls aged between 9 and 18 years who have experienced backgrounds of severe trauma, abuse and neglect. She specialises in group and individual therapy with clients who have experienced complex trauma and interfamilial sexual abuse.  She also works closely, where possible, with parents, carers and keyworkers as well as with the child.  Within the therapeutic relationship she encourages the use of the arts as a medium for creative expression. Tracy was previously Head of Therapeutic Programme during which time she created and established the individual and therapeutic group work programme targeting areas such sexual abuse and exploitation, living with domestic violence, mental health and emotional well-being, assertiveness, sense of self, personal and cultural identity and raising self-esteem.  She now provides clinical supervision and training to the staff and Education team at the therapeutic school and community.  She is based in Bath has a small private practice. She has also completed courses in Child Development, Transactional Analysis, Counselling Skills in a Multi-Cultural setting, and Group Analysis with IGA.  She has completed trainings in Somatic Trauma Training with Babette Rothschild, Intensive Trauma Treatment with Bessel van der Kolk and is currently working towards Certification as a Practitioner in DDP (Dyadic Developmental Psychotherapy).


Lemn Sissay

LemnSissay

Lemn Sissay is a BAFTA nominated award winning writer, international poet, performer playwright, artist and broadcaster. He has read on stage throughout the world: from The Library of Congress in The United States to The University of Addis Ababa, from Singapore to Sri Lanka, Bangalore to Dubai, from Bali to Greenland AND Wigan library. He was awarded an MBE for services to literature by The Queen of England. Along with Chimamanda Ngoze Adichie and Margaret Atwood he won a Pen Pinter Prize in 2019. He is Chancellor of The University of Manchester and an Honorary Doctor from The Universities of Huddersfield, Manchester, Kent and Brunei. He is Dr Dr Dr Dr Lemn Sissay. He was the first poet commissioned to write for the London Olympics and poet of the FA Cup.


Dr Valerie Sinason

 ValerieSin

Dr Valerie Sinason (PhD PGTC MACP M Inst Psychoanal) is a poet, writer, child psychotherapist and adult psychoanalyst. She was Founder Director of the Clinic for Dissociative Studies, until her retirement from long-term clinical work in December 2016. She is registered with the BPC, ACP and UKCP. Dr Sinason specialised in work with abused, abusing and dissociative patients, including those with a learning disability, and has been used as an expert witness in court cases. Dr Sinason currently retains a Consultant post at the CDS UK (Clinic for Dissociative Studies) which focuses on course development. She is Honorary Consultant Psychotherapist to the University of Cape Town’s Child Guidance Clinic. Dr Sinason is also president of the Institute of Psychotherapy and Disability, patron of the Dorchester Trust and the Centre for Action on Rape and Abuse, acting chair of trustees of the Nieu Bethesda Arts Foundation and a council member for Norwood. In April 2016, Dr Sinason was awarded a Lifetime Achievement Award by the ISSTD (International Society for the Study of Trauma and Dissociation). In 2017, she was made a Fellow of the ISSTD and in January 2019 she was elected to their Board of Directors. Dr Sinason’s extensive writing includes over 100 published, peer-reviewed papers. She has written over 20 books and lectures nationally and internationally. More details: www.valeriesinason.co.uk


David Taransaud 

DavidTaransaud

Psychotherapeutic counsellor for adolescents. Has over 15 years experience working with challenging youth in the most deprived boroughs in London. Frequently presents workshops across the UK and abroad on how to connect, empathise and form a genuine working alliance with troubled and troubling young people. Works as a foreign consultant in Karachi, Pakistan. Independently set up an Art Therapy service in north Uganda in an orphanage for former child soldiers and young people affected by conflict and trauma. His travel journal is available on youtube: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_AmdJNE2XLA

An interview with David Taransaud in The Guardian (October 2016): More information

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Venue

CCMH, 2-18 Britannia Row, London N1 8PA, UK

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Conference Days cost £183 (all include a complementary buffet lunch).
Training Days
 cost £165 (lunch not included)
Half-day conferences cost £80 (lunch not included)
Courses please see individual course information

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