Training Topics: Individuals
If your organisation is interested in approaching me for teaching on working with individuals, please review the descriptions below of the one or two day presentation topics. You might prefer to use a combination of these workshops or presentations in order to meet the particular needs of your group.
Challenging Shame, Blame and Guilt.
A 2 day workshop for practitioners working with people who have suffered traumatic experiences.
Whenever something goes wrong in our lives we inevitably search for an explanation. This search often leads us to an investigation of ourselves or others, such as, ‘What did I do wrong?’ or ‘What did you do wrong?’ People with trauma/abuse histories can conclude this search with a seemingly unshakable resolve that ‘I am bad, wrong or fundamentally flawed’.
I have found that these life defining ‘truths’, gather strength whenever it is confirmed in several locations, such as, family and significant societal institutions.
In this workshop I will discuss, demonstrate and invite you to practice ways of working with people who struggle to embrace change. For example,