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Working more Creatively with Groups

Friday 17th April 2015 & Friday 15th May 2015 at The Linen Mill Room, Dunadry Hotel, Antrim

2 Day Workshop Overview


Please note this is a 2 day workshop held on the 17th April & 15th May. To complete the workshop, attendance is required on both days. In addition there are two supervision sessions (those two sessions to be agreed at end of 2 days) all included in the price.

This course is aimed at clinical Psychologists who increasingly find themselves called upon to operate in a widening range of group settings. They may find themselves consulting with or supervising less experienced colleagues. This course will consider different types of groups and identify some useful operating principles that will enhance the therapeutic and educational possibilities of groupwork.

Learning outcomes and objectives

The course will enable the worker to:

  • Plan the appropriate groupwork response
  • Plan a suitable programme based on group goals
  • Consider the appropriate leadership style
  • Understand the organic nature of a group contract
  • Manage conflict creatively
  • Dealing with members anxieties
  • The group worker's anxieties
  • The psychodynamics of groups

Speaker

Jarlath F Benson is a psychotherapist and group analyst who has been training groupworkers for over 25 years in a wide variety of universities and organisations. He runs the group psychotherapy programme at the Centre for Psychotherapy ,Knockbracken, Belfast. His classic groupwork text Working More Creatively With Groups has been in continuous print for the past 27 years and is now in its third edition. This will be the text for the coursework.

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

Agenda

Friday 17th April 2015

09:00Registration and Refreshments
09:30Workshop Commences
12:30Lunch (Provided)
13:30Afternoon Session
16:30Finish

Friday 15th May 2015

09:00Registration and Refreshments
09:30Workshop Commences
12:30Lunch (Provided)
13:30Afternoon Session
16:30Finish

Venue

The Linen Mill Room

Dunadry Hotel, Islandreagh Drive, Antrim, BT41 2HA •  Website•  Directions

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