About the Event
Parenting NI is delighted to present Dr Karen Treisman in this unique event for professionals leading into the annual Parenting Week. The event will explore:
- Why is the parent / child relationship so important?
- What is meant by relational & developmental trauma?
- Provide rationale & framework for relationship-based trauma-informed practice
- Understand the impact of domestic violence and physical abuse
9 am – 9:30 am: Registration & Tea/Coffee
9:30 am sharp – 11 am: Dr Karen Treisman
11 am – 11:30 am: Comfort break and refreshments
11:30 am – 12:30 pm: Dr Karen Treisman
12:30 pm – 1 pm: Questions and close
About Dr. Karen Treisman
Dr Karen Treisman is a Highly Specialist Clinical Psychologist who has worked in the NHS and Children’s Services for serveral years. Karen has also work cross-culturally in both Africa and Asia with groups ranging from former child soldiers to survivors of the Rwandan Genocide.
Karen has extensive experience in the areas of trauma, parenting, and attachment, and works clinically using a range of therapeutic approaches with families, systems, and children in or on the edge of care, unaccompanied asylum-seeking young people, and adopted children.
In addition to holding a doctorate in Clinical Psychology, Karen has undergone a range of specialist trainings including in EDMR, Narrative Therapy, Dyadic Developmental Psychotherapy, Sensory Attachment Intervention, and Theraplay.
Read more about Karen on the Safe Hands and Thinking Minds website.