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EVENT FULL - Complex trauma, structural dissociation and the body

Wednesday 21st May 2014

Please note this event it now full

This workshop will provide ways of working with complex trauma, dissociation and the body.

The structural dissociation model will be presented with particular reference to working with the legacy of complex trauma in the body. Structural dissociation assists in understanding the parts of the individual and their relationship with trauma, and we will study how to use applied mindfulness in the stabilisation of complex traumatic reactions in body.

This workshop is intended for clinical and counselling psychologists with some experience of working with trauma.

Learning outcomes and objectives

  • Present new ideas about complex trauma, the body and the brain
  • Working with structural dissociation and parts of the personality
  • Use of body focussed methods in stabilizing complex clients
  • Communicating with internal parts
  • Use of applied mindfulness

If you have any queries please contact us via the event hotline on 01332 224506.


Wednesday 21st May 2014

09:00Registration/Tea and Coffee
09:30Workshop starts
16:30Workshop ends

Speakers and Facilitators

Dr Liz Hall CPsychol AFBPsS

Dr Liz Hall CPsychol AFBPsS has been a clinical psychologist since 1974 and a psychotherapist since 1985. She worked in the mental health services of the NHS in Scotland before moving into private practice in Lincoln in 1995. Liz has over 35 years' experience of working with clients presenting trauma related issues, complex trauma and dissociative states. She co-authored the book Surviving Child Sexual Abuse (with Siobhan Lloyd, 1989, updated 1993).

She has run a private practice in Lincoln since 1995 and offers therapy for trauma, training, consultation and supervision. She has provided training nationally for conferences and courses in trauma. Additionally she provides expert reports for the family courts. Liz is the UK Training Organiser for the Sensorimotor Psychotherapy Institute. She is now a Certified Advanced Practitioner in Sensorimotor Psychotherapy having completed Sensorimotor psychotherapy training at all levels in 2011.


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