Training in dissociation

Understanding and working with dissociation

This one-day course will provide participants with a basic understanding of dissociation and cover the following areas:

Part I

  • What is Dissociation: the spectrum of dissociative phenomena
  • How our understanding of dissociation has developed: from war trauma to rape and sexual abuse
  • How trauma-related dissociation takes place: an urgent response to extreme conditions

Part II

  • Coming across dissociation
  • Working with dissociative clients
  • Transference and counter-transference issues
  • Best practice in working with dissociation