Awareness of trauma and dissociation with Dr Anna Preston
52/53 High Street
Why attend this day?
The day will help attendees develop an understanding and awareness of trauma and dissociation in order for their counselling/therapeutic practice to assist people with such experiences.
What will it cover?
- the link between trauma, attachment, and dissociation
- understanding the spectrum of dissociation and dissociative disorders (including dissociative identity disorder)
- identifying and responding to dissociation when it happens in the room
- working with trauma related-dissociation
- understanding the perspective of someone who experiences dissociation/DID
- how we can help in counselling
Who is this course for?
Counsellors/therapists and other mental health practitioners who want to develop their understanding of trauma and dissociation (including DID), and how to work most effectively with people affected by it.
GCS is delighted to welcome Dr. Anna Preston BSc Psychology (Hons); Clinical Psychology Doctorate, BPS and HCPC accredited. She is currently working as the lead psychologist for the NHS acute psychiatric services in Surrey. She also work independently as an expert witness for the criminal, family and immigration courts.