(9:30 am - 4:30 pm)
Event is Postponed
Event is fully booked
Run by: Billy Smythe
Ticket price: £795.00 + VAT
Event type: Training
Due to Covid-19 this training has been postponed. New dates are to be confirmed.
Trainer: Billy Smythe
This is an introductory 4-day course on Dyadic Developmental Practice, Psychotherapy and Parenting, an intervention model developed by Dan Hughes, Clinical Psychologist, USA.
This approach assists therapists and professionals to understand and effectively support children, young people and their families. In this model, theory and research in the areas of developmental trauma, attachment theory, intersubjectivity and child development are integrated to produce a therapeutic approach used for relationship development and trauma resolution. DDP recognises the vital role which adoptive parents, foster carers and residential workers play as primary attachment figures in the recovery of traumatised, attachment-resistant children.
The principles and interventions are presented through formal presentations, discussion, videotape of sessions, role-play, and hand outs.
Who is it For?
The training is relevant and open to therapists and practitioners who have experience in working with children and young people with trauma-attachment problems and their foster, adoptive or birth families.
Swiis is an Independent Fostering Agency. Please note, attendees will be from this work background.
Please note that while Level One and Two are open access for professionals working with children and families, there are specific requirements that need to be fulfilled for those who plan to go on to apply for certification as a Practitioner in DDP. Please refer to What is required before starting the practicum for further information.
Recommended prior to attending the training:
More information and bookings
Cost: £795 + VAT
Lunch and refreshments are included.
Date & Time: 3-4 and 10-11 June 2020, 9.30am-4.30 pm
Number of places: 8
Venue: Swiis Foster Care, 24 Highfield Road, Edgbaston, Birmingham, B15 3DP
Paid Parking is available next to the office.
Organised by: Swiis Foster Care Midlands
For further information or to book a place:
Contact: Sophie Cooper (Office Manager)
Tel: 0121 452 7120
DDP Level One Training, Birmingham, England at Swiis Foster Care - Birmingham, 3 June 2020 - 11 June 2020
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