NCS | Trauma Focused CBT

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As of the 15th of May 2023, we have officially changed our name to the National Counselling and Psychotherapy Society (NCPS).

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Trauma Focused – CBT training

Embrace child victims of Crime will be holding a training event in Huntingdon on 15th and 16th May 2019.

Trauma focussed cognitive behaviour therapy (TF-CBT) is the only intervention recommended by NICE guidelines for children and young people with post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). The cognitive model of PTSD in children and young people (Meiser-Stedman, 2002) will be presented and explained. This model will be used to consider:

• How children and families react to traumatic events.

• Risk factors for PTSD

• How TF-CBT and related interventions decrease distress and increase functioning.

By the end of this workshop the therapists should:

• Be familiar with and understand the cognitive model of PTSD

• Be aware of how children and young people commonly react to traumatic events (including PTSD) and how the cognitive model can account for these reactions.

• Have some understanding of how development and systemic factors impact on such a model

• Understand how to intervene effectively using TF-CBT, taking into account developmental and systemic issues.

• Be familiar with the evidence supporting TF-CBT for children and young people with PTSD.

Venue and Cost

Date: 15th and 16th May 2019

Time: 9.30-16.30

Venue: Huntingdonshire FA, Ambury House, 4 Sovereign Court, Lancaster Way Ermine Business Park,Huntingdon, PE29 6XU

Cost: £300 per delegate.

Contact: Please contact Emma Davies on to book a place.

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