The Application of Attachment Theory to Forensic Psychiatry and Psychotherapy
WITH GWEN ADSHEAD
8 hours of specific training on attachment Registrations available on your private area for 12 months
Within these two seminars it will be discussed the development of the social mind in homo sapiens and its relevance regarding the violation of social rules, especially with respect to violence directed toward others. The relevance of attachment insecurity in predicting the risk of violence and its implications for treatment, including the challenges therapists face, will also be discussed.
Dr. Adshead is a forensic psychiatrist and psychotherapist. She is a qualified member of the Institute of Group Analysis and is trained in Mentalisation-based Therapy and Mindfulness-Based Cognitive Therapy. She worked for more than 25 years as a therapist of violent offenders, mainly in the… continua