Working with dissociative clients: A practical workshop
About this workshop
The aims of this workshop are:
- to provide a greater depth of understanding about what dissociation is
- to explore ways of working with dissociative clients
- to look at the boundary challenges often posed by this client group
- what is it?
- what causes it?
- how to spot it in session with a client
- how to work with it
- different types of dissociation
- boundaries - what's the impact of trauma and dissociation on boundaries? What are the challenges and difficulties?
- how might a childhood of abuse impact the client's understanding and use of personal boundaries?
- how you can work with clients so that boundaries can be safely developed?
- what boundaries are particularly important or challenging with this client group?
- how flexible should we be?
- how can we ethically flex boundaries?
- an opportunity to explore the edges of your own therapeutic boundaries
- we also provide plenty of opportunity for your questions, as well as practical activities
Numbers restricted to a maximum of 20.
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Hosted by Lynsey Lowe
Lynsey Lowe is a BACP accredited therapist with extensive experience of working with survivors of childhood abuse. Sally French was a sexual offences specialist lawyer who worked for the CPS for 25 years. She is now a UKCP accredited therapist. Lynsey and Sally both enjoy training and working together to aid survivors and therapists.