Entries by FTAI

Relational Suicide Assessment – workshop with Douglas Flemons

Relational Suicide Assessment: Client and Family Risks and Resources One Day Workshop With Douglas Flemons The hopelessness and desperation of our suicidal clients, as well as the high-stakes involved in working with them, can invite us to adopt a kind of therapeutic tunnel-vision—a singular focus on individual risk factors. Attending to such dangers is critical, […]

M.Sc. Systemic Psychotherapy

UCD School of Medicine and Medical Science M.Sc. Systemic Psychotherapy The UCD Family Therapy Training Programme now invites applications for Year 1 of its 4 Year Part-time M.Sc. in Systemic Psychotherapy. The programme will commence in September 2018. Closing date for Applications: 27th April 2018 Further Information: Contact: Ciara Reddy Email: creddy@nullmater.ie Apply on line […]

How to lose your clinical balance, while holding on to your therapeutic bearings, and other ideas on working therapeutically with a ‘treatment resistant’ client diagnosed with Borderline Personality Disorder by Don Boardman

How to lose your clinical balance, while holding on to your therapeutic bearings, and other ideas on working therapeutically with a ‘treatment resistant’ client diagnosed with Borderline Personality Disorder by Don Boardman Click below for full article Don Boardman Article …read more Original post: Family Therapy Association of Ireland

Salvador Minuchin, a Pioneer of Family Therapy, Dies at 96

Salvador Minuchin, a provocative psychotherapist whose pioneering work with teenagers shifted the focus from their individual symptoms to their family relationships, died on Monday in Boca Raton, Fla. He was 96. Please see obituary below. Salvador Minuchin Obituary …read more Original post: Family Therapy Association of Ireland

Conceptualising, Applying & Integrating Systemic Therapy in Child Sexual Abuse : Workshop with Diane Hanly

24th November 2017 Family Therapy understands the benefits of therapeutically supported dialogue amongst family members when challenging issues and difficulties need to be discussed. Child Sexual Abuse (CSA) might be considered one of the most challenging, distressing and direction-changing issues that a family has to contend with. In the Irish context the majority of cases […]

THE ROLE OF PSYCHOTHERAPY IN A HEALTHY IRELAND

FTAI Member, Valerie O’Brien PANEL DISCUSSIONS AT THE Irish Council for Psychotherapy National Conference “The Role of Psychotherapy in a Healthy Ireland” 18th October 2017 Radisson Blu Hotel, Golden Lane, Dublin Today, the Irish Council for Psychotherapy held an important conference The Role of Psychotherapy in a Healthy Ireland , hosted by MEP Nessa Childers. […]

SYSTEMIC CAFE 19th June 2017

DATE FOR YOUR DIARY Date: 19th June 2017 Time: 6.30p.m. Venue: Wynn ‘s Hotel, 35-39, Lower Abbey Street, Dublin 1. Topic: “Wounded Healers- Deconstructing the personal-professional dichotomy in Mental Health” Speakers: Sarah Houston Shalom Lambert The speakers will introduce the topic and we hope that, once opened to the floor, conversation will flow. Continuing Professional […]