public event

start date

10-12-2019

end date

10-12-2019

time

10:15 - 16:15

price

Tickets
External participants £ 70.00
IPCAPA trainees £ 0.00
IPCAPA community £ 0.00

location

British Psychotherapy Foundation
37 Mapesbury Road
Kilburn
London, NW2 4HJ
United Kingdom

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trauma, neglect and neurodevelopment: technical challenges of working with complex disabilities


The bpf is bringing together experienced professionals working with children and young people who have experienced trauma, neglect or neurodevelopmental issues to discuss the technical challenges of working with complex disabilities.

This event is open to all professionals working with or interested in the mental health of young people. 


programme


10:15 – 10:20:   Welcome and Introduction by Dr Janine Sternberg, Clinical Course Director and Dr Anna Cohen, Senior Child and Adolescent Psychotherapist at Sussex Partnership NHS Foundation Trust

10:20 – 11.30: Disabled Children and their Families: What Can Child Psychotherapy Offer? Pamela Bartram, Child, Adolescent and Adult Psychotherapist

11:30 – 11:45: Coffee Break

11:45 – 13:00: Shut-down Deactivated States of Mind and Clinical Challenges: Trauma, Neglect,  Dissociation and the Body  - Graham Music, Consultant Child  and Adolescent Psychotherapist at the Tavistock Centre

13:00 – 13:45: Lunch

13:45 – 14:45pm: The Complex Interaction of Trauma and Neurodevelopmental Factors - Dr Jamie Carter, Consultant Paediatrician at Sussex Partnership NHS Foundation Trust

14:45 – 15:00: Break

15:00 – 16:15pm: Presentation from Anna Cohen, Janine Sternberg & Yael Yadlin (Year 4 Trainee) “I want to see where babies come from!” The journey of a 5 year old towards making sense of himself 

16.15pm: Tea/Mince pies


about the speakers

Pamela Bartram is a Child, Adolescent and Adult Psychotherapist. She originally trained as a Music Therapist and her interest in working with children and adults with a disability has carried over into her work as a psychotherapist. She worked in the NHS, as a clinician/manager of a CAMHS team for children with disabilities and their families and is now solely in private practice. She is currently Chair of the bpf Infant Observation Committee and is particularly interested in the non -verbal aspects of communication.

Dr Jamie Carter is a Consultant Paediatrician in Brighton and Hove. He has an interest in the impact of ante-natal factors on the developing brain and on post-natal events and developmental trauma in children. He co-leads an FASD assessment service for children in Brighton and leads a developmental trauma (and sensory attachment issues) clinic for children and parents/carers where there are uncertainties about diagnosis/formulation. 

Dr Anna Cohen is a senior Child and Adolescent Psychotherapist and Trauma Care Pathway Lead at Brighton CAMHS. She has a particular interest in therapy with children and young people who are neuro-atypical or have a Learning Disability.

Dr Graham Music is Consultant Child Psychotherapist at the Tavistock Centre and adult psychotherapist in private practice. His publications include Nurturing Children: From Trauma to Hope using neurobiology, psychoanalysis and attachment (2019), Nurturing Natures: (2016, 2010), Affect and Emotion (2001), and The Good Life (2014). He has a passion for exploring the interface between developmental findings and clinical work. A former Associate Clinical Director at the Tavistock, he has managed and developed many services working with the aftermath of child maltreatment. He works clinically with forensic cases at The Portman Clinic, and teaches, lectures and supervises in Britain and abroad.

Dr Janine Sternberg is a Child, Adolescent and Adult Psychotherapist who is clinical course director of the Doctorate in Child & Adolescent Psychotherapy delivered jointly by IPCAPA at the bpf and the Anna Freud National Centre for Children and Families. She has a special interest in infant observation and in issues to do with training.

Yael Yadlin is a year 4 trainee on the Doctorate in Child & Adolescent Psychotherapy who has her training placement with Anna Cohen in Brighton CAMHS.

 

access information: The bpf building has limited access. Please contact us to find out more on 0208 452 9823 or at enquiries@bpf-psychotherapy.org.uk.

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Tickets
External participants £ 70.00
IPCAPA trainees £ 0.00
IPCAPA community £ 0.00