'Staying Connected When Emotions Run High' LHD Workshop Wagga Wagga

Event Information

Share this event

Date and Time

Location

Location

Wagga Wagga Boat Club

Plumpton Road

Wagga Wagga, NSW 2650

Australia

View Map

Event description
This workshop for professionals provides an introduction to framework and relationship strategies to help with changing emotions

About this Event

One Door Mental Health proudly sponsor Dr Annemaree Bickerton (Child, Adolescent and Family psychiatrist) and Toni Garrety (Clinical Coordinator, Family and Carer Mental Health Program, Illawarra Shoalhaven Mental Health Service) present: "Staying Connected When Emotions Run High'.

This workshop will introduce professionals with frameworks and relationship strategies to become a resource to someone (12yrs – 100yrs) who has changeable and overwhelming emotions; who displays impulsive and destructive behaviour or is diagnosed with marked emotion dysregulation (including personality disorder). This is based on the highly successful intervention for families and carers.

Learning outcomes:

 Increased understanding of emotion dysregulation

 Identify the ‘four carer dances’ and their role in emotion dysregulation

 Knowledge of the ‘five key relationship strategies’ in order to become a helpful resource to someone in distress

 Understanding relationship triangles – Karpmann’s Model

 Introducing the concept of Safety Planning “Like a Fire Drill” to promote safety when distress or risk escalates

This workshop is free for Mental Health Clinicians working in Murrumbidgee Local Health District. There is a cost of $50 per person for non-government organisations. BOOKINGS ARE ESSENTIAL .

Date and Time

Location

Wagga Wagga Boat Club

Plumpton Road

Wagga Wagga, NSW 2650

Australia

View Map

Save This Event

Event Saved