(9:30 am - 4:30 pm)
Event is fully booked
Run by: Edwina Grant
Ticket price: £600.00
Event type: Training
Please note: this training takes place over two sets of two days, one week apart, 26-27 November and 3-4 December 2020
Trainers: Edwina Grant
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.
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.
Moore House is a residential care and education service for children aged 6 to 19 and participants will in the main be residential care workers and teachers. Attendees will be from this service.
Recommended reading prior to attending the training:
More information and bookings
Lunch and refreshments will be provided.
Dates & Times: 26-27 November and 3-4 December 2020, 9.30am – 4.30pm
Venue: Alba Pavilions, Unit 3, Alba Campus, Livingston, West Lothian, EH54 7HG
Organised by: Moore House Care & Education
For further information or to book a place
Contact: Stephanie Hillman
Tel: 01506 652 312
DDP Level One Training, Livingston, Scotland at J M T Fostering, 26 November 2020 - 4 December 2020
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