This book intends to assist human service workers, such as those working as therapists, social workers and counsellors, to maintain their self-care and professional effectiveness when working in fields where stress and trauma play a key factor in their everyday working lives.
Event title: Treating emptiness, anhedonia, relationship chaos and other sticky problems - 2 day DBT workshop. This workshop will help therapists identify and assess diffuse targets, which are common not only in BPD, but in related disorders as well. Attendees will focus on how to use mindfulness skills in particular to treat sticky problems and also how to follow up mindfulness with detailed work on both emotion regulation and relationship skills.
1 day conference with Éadaoin Bhreathnach (Ireland/ UK), developer of the Sensory Attachment Model in Auckland - 17th March 2017 This conference is open to a multidisciplinary audience as the model is applicable to those working in mental health, forensics, education and social care.
Matua Raḵi and the National Committee for Addiction Treatment (NCAT) host Addiction Leadership Days three times a year in the main centres with the aim of bringing together leaders in the addiction sector workforce to facilitate professional networking and to add to current knowledge.
Autism New Zealand is excited to announce a discounted Tilting the Seesaw for Southland, thanks to funds raised by Fight for Kidz 2016 Tilting the Seesaw Southland is a two-session programme in which primary school staff learn and try out strategies to support and include a child with autism in everyday school activities.
HANDS ON AUTISM - DAY WORKSHOPS For Practical ‘Hands On’ Tools & Strategies, 9am-4pm Topics: 1/Guide to Autism 2/ Strategies for behaviour 3/Dealing with Anxiety 4/ Sensory Issues Saturday 25 March, 2017, New Life Church, Manurewa For a FREE ticket, please apply for sponsorship on registration **Value per person $140**