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Shame and the Disowned Self: Overcoming Internal Attachment Disorder

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Outline

  1. The Natural Cycle of Attachment Formation
    1. Attunement, Dysregulation, Repair
    2. Effect of Neglect and Abuse on Attachment Formation
    3. Attachment & Brain Development
    4. Attachment Styles
  2. Trauma & Alienation from One’s Self
    1. Early Body & Emotional Experience
    2. Manifestations of Self-Alienatio
  3. Brain Research
    1. Remembering Somatically
    2. Right vs. Left Brain Hemispheres
    3. Structural Dissociation Model
    4. Split-Brain Research
    5. Case Study
    6. Question & Answer Period
  4. Understanding “Parts”
    1. Internal Community
    2. Alienated Parts Experienced as Feelings
    3. Repairing Internal Attachments
      1. Integration of Structural Dissociation and Internal Family Systems (IFS)
      2. The Language of Parts
      3. Blending vs. Unblending
  5. Establishing a Relationship between the Adult Self & Parts
    1. From Alienation to Attachment
    2. Repair & Internal Attachment
      1. Video Demonstration
    3. Increasing Capacity for Social Engagement
    4. Social Engagement System of the Therapist

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Copyright : 03/24/2017

The Attachment Dance with Traumatized Clients

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Copyright : 03/24/2017

When Unresolved Attachment Trauma Is the Problem: Working with Avoidant and Disorganized Clients

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1.Therapeutic Presence

a.Advantages

b.Disadvantages

2.The Role of family in Attachment Style Development

3.Styles of Attachment

a.Secure

b.Avoidant

c.Ambivalent

d.Disorganized

4.Defining Secure Attachment

a.Tone of Voice

b.Safety

c.Protection

d.Humor

e.Relaxation

f.Self-Regulation

5.Secure Attachment Strategies

a.Repairing Mis-attunements

b.Repair Rituals

c.Secure Priming

d.Synaptic Sculpting

e.Kind Eyes Exercise

f.Affect Modulation

g.Regulating the Nervous System

h.Reversing the Freeze Response

i.Somatic Strategies (D.A.R.e.)

6.Neuroscience & Neuroplasticity

a.The science of what helps us connect

b.The Fluidity of Memory

c.Impact of Abuse on the brain

7.Being sensitive to client cues

a.Nonverbal cues

b.Relational cues

c.Somatic cues

8.Sadistic Abuse

9.Trauma Resolution

10.Video Vignettes of Complex Trauma Treatment

Objectives

Copyright : 03/24/2017

Trauma Therapy in Perspective: Lessons from the Past 25 Years featuring Janina Fisher

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  1. Explore how to integrate EMDR therapy into an existing framework for trauma treatment.

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Copyright : 09/27/2012

Promoting Post-Traumatic Growth: From Devastation to Hope featuring Lisa Ferentz

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  1. Assess the concept of Post-Traumatic Growth and how it differs from simple recovery from trauma.

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Copyright : 08/30/2012