Adolescent to Mother Violence, Trauma and Attachment

Date:  to
Event type:  Workshop
Region:  Sunshine Coast
Organiser:  Lighthouse Resources
Pricing:  $475


Address:  Maroochy RSL, 105 Memorial Ave
Suburb:  Maroochydore
State:  Queensland
Postcode:  4558


Name:  Kay Richards
Phone Number:  07 3373 9499
Fax Number:  07 3373 9489
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For professionals working with young people, DV and / or trauma and have experience working in DV and basic knowledge of trauma and attachment.


Day one of the workshop will review research in:

  • Trauma

  • The impact of DV on children and parenting

  • Adolescent / Child – to – Parent Violence (APV)

  • Links between DV and APV

  • Attachment

  • How DV, attachment, trauma and APV connect Day one will also have activities you can use with families and / or groups who have experienced DV or APV.

    Day two will focus on:

  • How to facilitate a group for young people and APV

  • Case planning for this group

  • How to manage group dynamics

  • How to intake families with DV and APV

  • More in depth activities

  • How to time activities within a multi – session group to ensure they have the most impact and are most effective

    At the end of this workshop you will have a better understanding of APV, its links to DV and how attachment plays a role in working with this phenomenon. Also, you will have practical activities and interventions to use with families and basic skills you can use to work with groups.