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Norwich Art Therapy Mentalization Training

This course is open to Qualified Professionals from any profession only. New evidence from neuroscience and attachment theory requires us to rethink some of our basic assumptions about how we might help people. But whilst the evidence offers us much potential for understanding therapeutic effectiveness, it is often complex and specialised.

Friday 15th November 2019

10-5pm (registration starts at 9.30am)

Location:
Anteros Arts Foundation, 11-15 Fye Bridge Street, Norwich NR3 1LJ

Convenors: Neil Springham 

Art Therapy-based Formulation

This course is open to all qualified professionals. Formulation of reasons for and goals of therapy enables co-production of an intervention plan tailored to the individual's needs. Despite formulation becoming a mainstream component of psychological therapy, many practitioners have received little training. As service users may not find verbal approaches the most accessible this course demonstrates the potential of an art therapy approach to formulation with children and adults.

FINAL PLACES AVAILABLE

Friday 29th and Saturday 30th of November 2019

10am to 5pm (registration will start from 9.30)

Location:
LIFT, 45 White Lion Street, London N1 9PW

Convenors: Neil Springham & Alex McDonald

Supervision Training

This course is intended for art therapists who are supervisors and for those who may be thinking about taking on this role. All levels of experience are welcome. Supervisory tasks may include clinical or managerial roles or both and supervisees may be experienced art therapists or students in training. The course will provide theoretical input by looking at different models of supervision.

FINAL PLACES AVAILABLE

Tuesday 3rd & Wednesday 4th December 2019

10am to 5pm Tuesday; 10 am to 4pm Wednesday

Location:
LIFT, 45 White Lion Street, London N1 9PW

Convenors: Dr Val Huet & Tobias Arnup

London - Dyadic Parent-Child Art Psychotherapy Training Level 1

This course is for qualified Art Therapists or other qualified creative therapists only. Dyadic Parent-Child Art Psychotherapy is a way of working which focuses directly on the child’s primary attachment relationship. The therapist does not become the child’s therapist or the caregiver’s therapist but the relationship’s therapist. The aim of this two day course is practical: to give art therapists what they need to feel confident and competent to work in this way.

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Friday 6th and Saturday 7th of December 2019

10am to 4pm

Location:
LIFT, 45 White Lion Street London N1 9PW

Convenors: Anthea Hendry & Katie Wilson

Art Psychotherapy & Eating Disorders

The course will look at Eating Disorders (mainly Anorexia) from different perspectives. It will consider physical health issues, common complex dynamics of splits in families, the possible paralysis of thinking in teams and organisations, and the role of individual therapists within this.

FINAL PLACES AVAILABLE

Saturday 25th January 2020

10am to 5pm (registration 9.30am)

Location:
24-27 White Lion Street, London N1 9PD.

Convenors: Cliff Free

Art Therapy-Based Group Work with Teams and Organisations

This course will introduce art therapists to some basic concepts on how to understand organisations and commonly found dynamics within teams.

Friday 7th of February 2020

10am to 4pm

Location:
24–27 White Lion Street, London N1 9PD

Convenors: Val Huet

Working on Borders: Socially Engaged Practice and Humanitarian Support

This course is open to all qualified professionals who want to explore working in community settings, social engagement and humanitarian support both within the UK and internationally. A continuum of practice will be explored, alongside issues of intent, formulation and ethics. The course tutors will draw upon their extensive and wide-ranging experience and theoretical knowledge, while project tasks between the two sessions will be integral.

Saturday 8th and Saturday 22nd February 2020

10am-5pm (registration opens at 9.30)

Location:
24-27 White Lion Street, London N1 9PD

Convenors: Bobby Lloyd & Miriam Usiskin

Art Therapy Mentalization Training

This course is open to Qualified Professionals from any profession only. New evidence from neuroscience and attachment theory requires us to rethink some of our basic assumptions about how we might help people. But whilst the evidence offers us much potential for understanding therapeutic effectiveness, it is often complex and specialized.

Friday 6th and Saturday 7th of March 2020

10am to 16.00 (registration will start from 9.30)

Location:
24-27 White Lion Street London N1 9PD

Convenors: Neil Springham

3 Days: Therapeutic Treasure Box: Theory & Creative Techniques for Facilitating Resilience & Affect Regulation in Children with Developmental Trauma

This course is open to all who wish to attend. What is the impact of trauma, neglect, toxic stress and disrupted attachment on children, adolescents, and on their surrounding adults? What is the impact on the body, brain, emotions, behaviours, learning, and relationships? This course focuses on translating the latest evidence-base, neuroscience findings, attachment, loss, stress, and trauma theories into day-to-day case work.

FINAL PLACES AVAILABLE

Thursday 19th to Saturday 21st of March 2020

9.30am to 16.30 (registration will start from 9.00)

Location:
24-27 White Lion Street, London N1 9PD

Convenors: Karen Treisman

BAAT Safeguarding Level 1: The Role of the Art Therapist in Safeguarding Children & Young People

This course is open to all who wish to attend and provides a recent historical context of child protection with the aim of clarifying the duties & responsibilities of Art Therapists in safeguarding children as part of today’s C&YP work force. Whether working independently or as an employee of an organisation, this course will explore duties, responsibilities and reporting lines informed by the new updated “Working Together” 2017. The course will help explore: signs and symptoms of abuse, verbal

Saturday 28th of March 2020

10am to 5pm (registration 9.30am)

Location:
24-27 White Lion Street, London N1 9PD.

Convenors: Sarah Kendrick

Supervision Training

This course is intended for art therapists who are supervisors and for those who may be thinking about taking on this role. All levels of experience are welcome. Supervisory tasks may include clinical or managerial roles or both and supervisees may be experienced art therapists or students in training. The course will provide theoretical input by looking at different models of supervision.

Tuesday 31st March & Wednesday 1st April 2020

10am to 5pm Tuesday;

10 am to 4pm Wednesday

Location:
24-27 White Lion Street London N1 9PW

Convenors: Valerie Huet

Working with trauma: Art Therapy & EMDR (Eye Movement Desensitisation and Reprocessing)

This course is open to all Qualified Professionals. EMDR (Eye Movement Desensitisation and Reprocessing) is a trauma therapy which can be used in conjunction with Art Psychotherapy to help address blocks, phobias, and anxiety. It is well evidenced as effective for PTSD. This course is aimed at those who are not trained in or using EMDR in their practice, yet. The course will provide an insight into EMDR methods and information about trainings.

FULLY BOOKED - NEW DATES BELOW

 

Saturday 4th April 2020

10am to 5pm (registration 9.30am)

Location:
24-27 White Lion Street, London N1 9PD.

Convenors: Lee Simmons

Art Therapy with Groups of Children

This course will support your understanding of what you need to consider in order to set up and begin facilitating Art Therapy Groups with Primary aged Children.

Saturday 9th May 2020

10am to 5pm (registration 9.30am)

Location:
24–27 White Lion Street, London N1 9PD

Convenors: Amanda Dudley

Art Therapy Based Psychoeducation

This course is for qualified Art Therapists and Art Therapy Trainees only Evidence is mounting that patient education can both increase the effectiveness of psychological therapy interventions by strengthening the therapeutic alliance and be a valid brief intervention in its own right. Psychoeducational approaches which are overly academic or cognitively based can be less effective in situations where learning and attention can be compromised by emotional distress or developmental issues.

Saturday 30th May 2020

10am to 5pm

Location:
24-27 White Lion Street, London N1 9PD

Convenors: Neil Springham

Peer Review Training (M)

A key task of the British Association of Art Therapists is to act as the learned society for the profession and the International Journal of Art Therapy: Inscape is the primary record of this activity. The validity of what appears in the journal rests on sound peer review with the BAAT membership forming the basis of that peer system. The development of art therapy theory that is truly representative of contemporary practice rests on the widest possible involvement of BAAT members.

Saturday 6th June 2020

10.00am to 16.00pm

Location:
24-27 White Lion Street, London N1 9PD

Convenors: Alex McDonald & Susan Carr

Sheffield Dyadic Parent-Child Art Psychotherapy Training Level 1

This course is for qualified Art Therapists or other qualified creative therapists only. Dyadic Parent-Child Art Psychotherapy is a way of working which focuses directly on the child’s primary attachment relationship. The therapist does not become the child’s therapist or the caregiver’s therapist but the relationship’s therapist. The aim of this two day course is practical: to give art therapists what they need to feel confident and competent to work in this way.

Friday 12th and Saturday 13th of June 2020

10am to 4pm

Location:
Sheffield Quaker Meeting House, 10 St James Street, Sheffield, S1 2EW

Convenors: Anthea Hendry, Amanda Platt, Katie Wilson

Art Psychotherapy & Eating Disorders

The course will look at Eating Disorders (mainly Anorexia) from different perspectives. It will consider physical health issues, common complex dynamics of splits in families, the possible paralysis of thinking in teams and organisations, and the role of individual therapists within this.

Saturday 20th June 2020

10am to 5pm (registration 9.30am)

Location:
24 - 27 White Lion Street, London N1 9PD.

Convenors: Cliff Free

Leeds Art Therapy in Sessional, Private and Independent Practice

This training day is for experienced and newly qualified art therapists who are thinking of becoming self-employed as private, sessional or independent practitioners. The aim of the course is to offer art therapists all the practical tips they need to set up their practice and to prepare them for this work.

Saturday 4th July 2020

10am - 4.30pm (registration 9.30am)

Location:
Hinsley Hall, 62 Headingley Lane, Leeds LS6 2BX

Convenors: Anthea Hendry & Themis Kyriakidou

Child Development & its Significance in Art Therapy

An increasing body of evidence tells us that the quality of care-giving received in the early years has a significant impact on future personality development and emotional wellbeing.

Saturday 5th of September 2020

10am to 17.00

Location:
24–27 White Lion Street, London N1 9PD

Convenors: Mary-Rose Brady

Working with trauma: Art Therapy & EMDR (Eye Movement Desensitisation and Reprocessing)

This course is open to all Qualified Professionals EMDR (Eye Movement Desensitisation and Reprocessing) is a trauma therapy which can be used in conjunction with Art Psychotherapy to help address blocks, phobias, and anxiety. It is well evidenced as effective for PTSD. This course is aimed at those who are not trained in or using EMDR in their practice, yet.

Saturday the 19th of September 2020

10am to 5pm (registration 9.30am)

Location:
24 - 27 White Lion Street, London N1 9PD.

Convenors: Lee Simmons

Unaccompanied Asylum-Seeking, Refugee, and Trafficked Young People

This course gives an overview of the multi-faceted needs and unique challenges of unaccompanied asylum-seeking, trafficked, and refugee young people from a psychological perspective. The presenter has extensive experience of working with unaccompanied young people in the UK, refugee camps in Europe and in Africa. This day provides practitioners with a deeper understanding of both theory and practice.

Saturday 26th of September 2020

9.30-5pm (Registration opens at 9am)

Location:
24-27 White Lion Street, London N1 9PD

Convenors: Dr Karen Treisman

BAAT Safeguarding Level 2: The Role of the Art Therapist in Safeguarding Children & Young People. Emerging & Complex Issues

Aimed at practitioners who have completed our Level 1 in Safeguarding.

Saturday 3rd of October 2020

10am to 16.00

Location:
24–27 White Lion Street, London N1 9PD

Convenors: Sarah Kendrick

London - Dyadic Parent-Child Art Psychotherapy Training Level 2

This level 2 dyadic parent-child art psychotherapy training is for art therapist who have already completed the Level 1 dyadic parent-child art psychotherapy training run in London, Sheffield, Edinburgh, Manchester or Belfast since 2014.

Friday 9th & Saturday 10th of October 2020

10am to 4pm

Location:
24-27 White Lion Street, London N1 9PD

Convenors: Anthea Hendry, Amanda Platt & Katie Wilson

London - Art Therapy in Sessional, Private and Independent Practice

This training day is for experienced and newly qualified art therapists who are thinking of becoming self-employed as private, sessional or independent practitioners. The aim of the course is to offer art therapists all the practical tips they need to set up their practice and to prepare them for this work.

Saturday 17th October 2020

10am - 4.30pm (registration 9.30am)

Location:
24-27 White Lion Street, London N1 9PD

Convenors: Anthea Hendry & Themis Kyriakidou

3 Days: Therapeutic Treasure Box: Theory & Creative Techniques for Facilitating Resilience & Affect Regulation in Children with Developmental Trauma

This course is open to all who wish to attend. What is the impact of trauma, neglect, toxic stress and disrupted attachment on children, adolescents, and on their surrounding adults? What is the impact on the body, brain, emotions, behaviours, learning, and relationships? This course focuses on translating the latest evidence-base, neuroscience findings, attachment, loss, stress, and trauma theories into day-to-day case work.

Thursday 5th to Saturday 7th of November 2020

9.30am to 16.30 (registration will start from 9.00)

Location:
24-27 White Lion Street, London N1 9PD

Convenors: Karen Treisman

London - Dyadic Parent-Child Art Psychotherapy Training Level 1

This course is for qualified Art Therapists or other qualified creative therapists only. Dyadic Parent-Child Art Psychotherapy is a way of working which focuses directly on the child’s primary attachment relationship. The therapist does not become the child’s therapist or the caregiver’s therapist but the relationship’s therapist. The aim of this two day course is practical: to give art therapists what they need to feel confident and competent to work in this way.

Friday 20th and Saturday 21st November 2020

10am to 4pm

Location:
24-27 White Lion Street, London N1 9PD

Convenors: Anthea Hendry & Katie Wilson

Trauma-Informed Organisations

There is currently a buzz around trauma-informed practice and organisational change from a systems perspective; however, there is a worry about these terms being over-used, diluted, mis-used, and misrepresented. This workshop offers a strong sense and grounding in adversity, culturally infused & responsive organisational transformation, why it is important, what it looks like. What are some of the key ingredients; and some of the steps towards achieving this.

Saturday 5th December 2020

9.30-5pm

Location:
24-27 White Lion Street, London N1 9PD

Convenors:

Dr Karen Treisman