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ITC Therapy,
NG10 4AX

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ITC Therapy

T: 07976 383 830

E: itctherapy@aol.com

W: www.taking-control.co.uk

CPD Details

Understanding Personality Disorders and Traits for Therapy and Coaching Work

One day CPD event. This workshop will give a basic understanding of the various Personality Disorders together with a better understanding of key Personality Traits. It will help identify key personality and give better understanding why certain therapeutic / coaching approaches and interventions may not be working and how to better understand a client and the way they view the World.

Cost is £120 – includes lunch, course notes and attendance certificate


Key Subject Areas

  • Defining Personality and Personality Disorders

  • Understanding of the “Big Five” personality traits

  • Greater awareness of the main Personality Disorders

  • Why a degree of understanding can help your practice

  • Understanding descriptive criteria for each disorder

  • Applying understanding gained through a number of case studies and reflective discussions


Course Tutor Martin is a senior accredited member of the BACP, a life member of the Open University Psychological Society and a senior lecturer in psychotherapy at Nottingham Trent University. He has been a trainer for over 25 years and in clinical private practice as a psychotherapist for over 15 years.

He draws from a range of therapeutic theories and approaches including the third wave CBT model of ACT - Acceptance and Commitment Therapy and Solution Focused Therapy approaches together with use of Clinical Hypnosis and Mindfulness.