Kia Ora ,
Please find below information on our upcoming seminar 'Dyadic Developmental Practice Level One' with Dr Sian Phillips that we are hosting in New Plymouth in May.
Compass Seminars can deliver this training under the Red traffic light settings and fully comply with all government requirements for safe gatherings at this level.
Dyadic Developmental Psychotherapy (DDP) was created by US clinical Psychologist Dan Hughes as an intervention model for families with adopted or fostered children who had experienced neglect and abuse in their birth families & suffered from significant developmental trauma. DDP is based on and brings together attachment theory, what we understand about developmental trauma, the neurobiology of trauma, attachment and
caregiving, intersubjectivity theory and child development. It focuses on facilitating the child’s readiness & ability to establish a secure attachment with their caregivers and is family-based. It is called Dyadic Developmental Practice to focus attention on the importance of reciprocity in parenting, caregiving and therapy, but also to draw attention to the fact that abuse, neglect and trauma can seriously impact on the child’s developmental age and stage.
It is an approach that:
Sian Phillips is a Psychologist in private practice in Kingston, Ontario. Since gaining her Ph.D. from the University of Toronto she has specialised in the assessment of childhood trauma and attachment difficulties, working with children and caregivers for the last 20 years. Sian is a former international board member of the Dyadic Developmental Psychotherapy Institute, and as a certified DDP practitioner she accredits and trains professionals in the approach. Information on recommended pre-reading will be supplied following registration and certification will be provided upon completion. Level 2 DDP training requires at least 6 months to pass following the completion of Level 1.
Places are strictly limited. We encourage you to register early to avoid disappointment. Participants will be together as a group and Sian will deliver & interact via live-stream.
Date: Monday 16th May to Thursday 19th May 2022
Venue: Plymouth International, 220 Courtenay Street, NEW PLYMOUTH
Details: 9:00am - 4:00pm (Morning Tea and Lunch are provided)
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