CPD Event - Out of This World- An Examination of Suicide and Suicidal Thinking - Speaker: Antonia Murphy

Out of This World – An Examination of Suicide and Suicidal Thinking
Antonia Murphy
AIM: To engage our thinking about suicide for a greater understanding of this complex and frightening subject. Of interest to therapists who wish to be more confident in their effectiveness in working with the suicidal and to anyone who wishes to know more about this difficult area. It is hoped that those attending the workshop will empower you to intervene, support and work with, or simply stand alongside, those who are suicidal.
The workshop will explore:
What is suicide? – theories and ways of understanding suicide
Commonalities of suicide / myths about suicide
The suicide fantasy – examining the unconscious fantasy of the suicidal act
Signs and Clues – getting a sense of the suicidal mind
Exploring the consequences – when suicide happens
BIOGRAPHY
 Graduate of WPF; psychotherapist and supervisor, UKCP registered with over 25 years’ experience in the NHS, third sector and private practice
 Managed primary care counselling service in Derbyshire (1998-2006)
 Founder director of the Counsellors and Psychotherapists in Primary Care (CPC), responsible for professional training standards
 Long term clinical interest in working with suicide training in over 40 universities and other settings
 Author: several papers; author Out of This World – Suicide Examined (Karnac 2017)

Saturday, 10 February 2018 11.00 – 1pm followed by coffee
Venue: AGIP, 1 Fairbridge Road, London N19 3EW
Book your place by contacting AGIP:
£25, £20 [AGIP Members], £10 trainees, £30 on the door
Tel: 020 7272 7013
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Event Properties

Event Date 10-02-2018 11:00 am
Event End Date 10-02-2018 1:00 pm
Capacity 30
Cut off date 09-02-2018
Individual Price £25.00

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