Mon, Nov. 22, 2021 9:00:00 AM - 4:30:00 PM
A one-day workshop for therapists to train with Allyson Waite and Paula Dennan, Clinical Psychologists, Sex Therapy New Zealand
Many couples struggle to maintain both emotionally intimate and sexually fulfilling relationships in long term relationships. Difficulties with intimacy, including desire differences are a common presenting issue for therapy.
In this workshop we will
The workshop does not require any previous knowledge and is suitable for those participants who regularly work with couples as well as those primarily working with individuals who wish to gain an understanding of couple therapy.
WORKSHOP: 22nd November 2021 WELLINGTON (subject to covid alert levels)
Time: 8.30am (registration) for 9am- 4.30pm, venue to be advised
(Delicious lunch, morning & afternoon tea provided)
Cost: $295 + gst
Dr Allyson Waite and Paula Dennan are both Clinical Psychologists who specialise in working with couples and individuals experiencing difficulties with intimacy and sexuality. They are Regional Directors and accredited therapists with Sex Therapy New Zealand.
Ally has a background in mental health services, individual and couple therapy. Her practice is strongly influenced by attachment theory and relational models of therapy including Emotionally Focused Therapy for couples and Cognitive Analytic Therapy. She teaches in the area of sexuality through the University of Auckland.
Paula has over twenty-five years of clinical experience. She teaches the Bader Pearson Developmental Model of Couple Therapy which integrates attachment, differentiation and neuroscience. Paula works from a biopsychosocial model and values a systemic relational approach.