Attachment Theory and its implications for maladaptive outcomes.

A course to understand maladaptive behaviours and the remedies for same.


Register your interest now for the next 2020 presentation of the course by email to booking@cpdinstitute.ie


1 Day Course

7 CPD Points

Aims of the course:

This course covers Attachment Theory through the life cycle from birth to infancy and early childhood development and implications of Anxious-Avoidant, Anxious-Resistant, and Disorganized attachment styles right through adolescents and adulthood.

The role of attachment Theory in adaptive/maladaptive cognition and behaviour throughout teens, adolescence and into adulthood will be explained with a particular emphasis on relationships, parenting and capacity for love and implications of Anxious-Avoidant, Anxious-Resistant, and Disorganized attachment styles.

Aims

This course aims to explore the role of attachment theory in people throughout their life cycle. This learning is designed to enhance your knowledge and skills on the role of attachment and its influence on behaviour and relationships All of the above are designed to enhance your clinical practice.

Outcomes:

  • To generate understandings of the role of attachment theory across the lifespan.
  • To generate an awareness and understanding of adaptive/maladaptive behaviours which can be accounted for by attachment style
  • To generate an Understanding how attachment can be a feature for good or ill in relationships with self and others
  • To generate an understanding of the psychological and sociological implications of Anxious-Avoidant, Anxious-Resistant, and Disorganized attachment styles.
  • To assist the learner to reflect on the many aspects of attachment theory
  • To provide a solid foundation of theoretical understanding - to underpin professional practice
  • To understand the cycle of behavioural change from the work of Miller and Rollinick (2013).
  • To generate an understanding of the challenges faced by individuals who engage with the process of change from contemplation to relapse. Use of CBT Techniques for Behavioural Modification will be explained and practiced.

Register your interest now for the next presentation of the course by email to booking@cpdinstitute.ie