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Process-Experiential Emotion-Focused Therapy 6 days professional development - Spring 2012

Format Training Course
Presenters Melissa Harte
Description Process-Experiential Emotion-Focused Therapy (PEEFT) is a humanistic, process-orientated, evidence-based practice. PEEFT is one of the most rigorously researched forms of humanistic practice and has been shown to be efficacious in the treatment of depression, anxiety, PTSD, Complex PTSD, trauma and abuse. This experiential training will highlight theoretical as well as practical ways of working with clients with many forms of psychological distress. Each session will provide opportunities to observe live demonstrations as well as take part in practical triad work.
About the presenter(s) Melissa, a registered psychologist, completed her Doctor of Counselling Psychology studies at La Trobe University. She is a passionate advocate for the Person-Centred approach of Process-Experiential Emotion-Focused Therapy (PEEFT). Her research involves the investigation of in-therapy experiences and treatment effects for depressed young people (18-25) counselled with PEEFT. Melissa is the founder of the Centre for Emotion Focused Practice. She is also involved in PEEFT training, research, supervision and the organisation and delivery of professional development. In addition, Melissa has her own successful private practice working almost exclusively within this model.
Location VIC Metro, Australia
Venue Centre for Emotion focused Practice
Level 1, 102 Toorak Road,, South Yarra

Please contact the event organiser to confirm if this venue is wheelchair accessible
Start/End Date 16 Feb 2013 to 21 Apr 2013
Time 9.90 to 5.30
Cost Early bird fee payment by 23rd January $660. Full fee $715. Student rate: Available on request.
Notes Day 1 o Overview of workshop o PEEFT Theory o Introducing notion of "feeling into" and resonance o Felt sense exercise and resonance o Demonstration Empathy based tasks Day 2 o Roger's core conditions revisited o Attending - moment by moment o Relational Tasks - Working Alliance o Facilitating Arousal o Theory - Markers and Tasks o Focusing demonstration Day 3 o Contemporary Emotion Theory o Encouraging expression of Primary Emotion o Emotion Schemes o Demonstration of Repossessing Problematic Experience - Systematic Evocative Unfolding Day 4 o Dialectal Constructivism on the theory of change o Enactment Tasks - empty and two chair work o Demonstration of two chair work o Discussion Day 5 o Reprocessing Tasks o Narrative Marker for trauma retelling o Meaning Protest o Review of Tasks and Markers, interventions, meaning bridges and end states o Demonstration Day 6 o Case Formulation o Clinical applications - depres
Organiser Centre for Emotion Focused Practice
Contact Name Melissa Harte
Telephone 0407 427172
Fax 03 98205588