Paranoid schizophrenia, neuroscience and psychotherapy
Aims of the event:
- To discuss research related to the development of paranoid schizophrenia from a neurobiological perspective.
- To explore paranoid schizophrenia from the perspective of neuroscience and brain imaging.
- To discuss research related to the development of paranoid schizophrenia from a psychosocial perspective.
- To present practical methods of assessing, formulating and ultimately treating a range of delusions.
- To examine the value of psycho education, normalising and socialising.
- To undertake small group discussions/exercises and share experiences.
About the facilitators:
The event will be delivered by Andy Gray, who is a BABCP accredited CB psychotherapist, academic director and clinical supervisor. Andy specialises in the treatment of personality disorder and has worked with paranoid schizophrenia in both private practice and in a clinical setting. Andy is keen to impart information and share knowledge to encourage fellow practitioners to work with more complex cases.
Lucy Petro is a postdoctoral research associate at the Institute of Neuroscience and Psychology and Centre for Cognitive Neuroimaging at the University of Glasgow, and a qualified CB therapist. Lucy specialises in functional brain imaging to understand cortical prediction in health and disorder.
- £60 if paid in advance or £65 at the door.
- Refreshments, snacks, handouts and CPD certificate are included in the price.
- Note – lunch is not included.
How do I register?
Online at https://psnp-10-sept-16.eventbrite.co.uk or by requesting and registration form from firstname.lastname@example.org.
About the host
Greenwood Events organises affordable workshops for counsellors in Scotland. Go to www.greenwoodevents.co.uk for further information or contact email@example.com.