Entry and Admissions
Short Course / CPD
School of Community Health and Midwifery
No Partner College
Friday 3rd March 2017 (10.00am – 1.00pm)
This workshop is for anyone who wishes to understand the damage caused by sexual abuse/violence.
It is a brief workshop to better understand the world of someone who has been sexually abused or experienced sexual violence. Using the Person Centred approach to develop a therapeutic relationship that is built upon, equality, respect and most importantly trust.
Who should attend:
Counsellors, Psychotherapists, Psychological Practitioners, Psychologists, Nurses, Social Workers, Mental Health Practitioners
Learning Environment & Assessment:
Amanda Ryding is a person centred counsellor working individually with clients who have experienced sexual abuse/violence. Learning from her clients she has found that it has been the therapeutic relationship that has impacted significantly on the survivor’s ability to trust in interpersonal relationships. Leading to empowerment in relation to fear, guilt and shame.
Learning outcome & aims
- How clients perceive therapists.
- Understand yourself as a therapist in relation to abuse/sexual violence
- Understanding the importance of the therapeutic relationship
- Working therapeutically with fear, shame and guilt.
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Fees & Funding
You can contact the Student Fees and Funding Team via phone, email, or post. If you are on the campus you can call into The 'i', for advice.
Tel: +44 (0)1772 892400
Student Fees and Funding Team, Foster Building 117, UCLan, Preston, PR1 2HE
How to Apply
These workshops are available as part of the Service Level Agreement which UCLan has with a number of local NHS Trusts. If you wish to apply using this funding please gain the support of your line manager and complete the online application through www.cpd-applynw.nhs.uk
Alternatively, self-funding applicants please book online at www.uclan.ac.uk/healthcpdworkshops
If you have any questions about the workshop please contact us:
email email@example.com or call 01772 893808