Understanding the Impact of Relational Trauma with Dr Karen Treisman

October 17, 2018 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
Girdwood Community Hub
10 Girdwood Avenue
Belfast, Antrim BT14 6EG
United Kingdom
Maria Rogan
028 9031 0891

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

Event agenda

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.

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