Training and Events

Free Vicarious Trauma Workshop:

Supporting practitioners who work with traumatised clients

Tuesday 19th November 2019

Coastal Child and Adult Therapeutic Services are pleased to be holding a free Workshop event: Vicarious Trauma: Supporting Practitioners who work with traumatised clients. The workshop will take place at our Poulton office on Tuesday 19th November. Registration will be at 9:30am for a 10:00am start. The workshop will finish at 2:00pm.

This one day workshop is designed for practitioners who work with people who have experienced trauma, or for anyone who has an interest in this area.

The workshop will be delivered by Sam Keeley, a Forensic Psychologist in Training based at CCATS. Sam works with child, adolescent and adult clients in community services, providing therapeutic intervention and assessment. He also provides consultancy and support services for the residential care sector. He has experience delivering training in this and other areas. He is also an EMDR practitioner.

For further details please download the CCATS Flyer Vicarious Trauma Training 19th November 2019.

 


CCATS training success!!

Understanding & Managing Trauma: Building Resilience

On September 19th CCATS hosted a one-day training workshop on understanding and managing trauma: building resilience. The event was designed for practitioners who work with children and adolescents, or for anyone with an interest in the area. The workshop was delivered by Kimberley McNeill, a Forensic Psychologist in Training based at CCATS. Kimberley works with child, adolescent and adult clients in forensic and community services, providing therapeutic intervention and collaborative assessments. She has experience delivering training in this area. She has also published in the area of trauma and is a trained EMDR practitioner.

Feedback from the workshop was excellent: “it surpassed my expectations”, “superb in every aspect”, “absolutely out of this world”, “huge insight into trauma”, “excellent training, very useful”.

Kimberley herself received some great feedback: “brilliantly present”, “enthusiastic and relatable”, “your style and training delivery is off the scale”.

 


 

For further details on the range of topics covered by CCATS training courses, see Training for professionals.