Attachment-focused Phase-oriented Psychotherapy brings together two powerful treatment directions in order to exponentially expand the knowledge and skills available to child and adolescent trauma therapists. This training provides theoretical knowledge, clinical approaches, and specific techniques which are indispensable in treating these challenging high-risk young clients.
Who Should Attend: This workshop will be of interest to clinical therapists who provide individual and family therapy to children and youth with complex trauma disorders.
- Describe the inter-relationship between disrupted attachment and chronic trauma and the impact on neurological, emotional, and behavioural responses.
- Perform assessment of dissociative symptoms and identify the specific treatment needs of dissociative children and adolescents.
- Use phase-oriented approach to treatment with complexly traumatized clients.