The psychodynamics of addiction
52/53 High Street
Why attend this course?
This is a valuable opportunity to learn about the content and relevance of the psychodynamic aspects of addiction.
What will it cover?
The course will provide an accessible overview of the psychodynamic perspective. During the day, there will be an exploration of:
- How to understand the fear of, and desire for change.
- How extreme internal worlds are built.
- An introduction to the psychodynamics of recovery.
- Clinical scenarios.
Who is this course for?
For Counsellors, psychotherapists, regardless of their level of experience, including both those new to the field and those working in substance misuse settings.
GCS welcomes Martin Weegmann who is a Consultant Clinical Psychologist, Group Analyst and Author. He has many years of experience working in the NHS as well as in independent practice. Martin has specialised in substance misuse, personality disorder and other complex needs. He has published 5 books, including Psychodynamics of Addiction (2002).