Events, Speaking dates, and News

News:

Dr Treisman is supporting the UK’s oldest and largest children’s charity, Barnardos, to move towards their ambitious of becoming more meaningfully trauma, adversity, and culturally informed, infused, and responsive. This includes through some direct training, support of training, and consultation to various organisational aspects and structures. https://www.barnardos.org.uk/news/barnardos-embarks-charity-wide-training-project-all-staff

Dr Treisman was awarded a Winston Churchill Fellowship Travel Award which involved visited several places in the USA to further study whole system and organisational approaches to trauma-informed and trauma-responsive care. https://www.wcmt.org.uk/users/karentreisman2018 The report from this trip will be released in April  2019. This experience will also be turned into a NEW book focusing on adversity, culturally, and trauma-informed, infused, and responsive organisational transformation.

Dr Treisman was also awarded twice in a row the 2018 and 2019 Psychology Professional of the Year Award for Excellence in Attachment and Trauma. More recently Karen just was awarded the 2020 Youth Psychology Professional of the Year.

Dr Treisman was a speaker for TEDx– you can watch the talk here- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PTsPdMqVwBg

The therapeutic treasure box by Dr Karen Treisman is currently a number 1 bestseller on Amazon.

You can also follow Dr Karen Treisman on Twitter, or join Safe Hands and Thinking Minds Facebook Group for daily trauma, parenting, and attachment-related news updates.

Future Events (Not all events or work commitments are listed below. Most events are closed, however open or public events are bolded and/or booking link included):

 

October 21st- Belfast- consultancy

October 22nd-23rd- Action Trauma- Belfast- intergenerational transmission of trauma- open event- conference- details and tickets through action trauma.

October 24th-25th-TBC in Belfast- consultancy

October 28th- Hillingdon virtual school training program- topic to be confirmed.

October 29th-30th- Intro to trauma- Brent social services

October 31st- Barnardos

November 1st-2nd-Relational & developmental trauma; & a therapeutic treasure box for working with trauma. BAAT. Edinburgh. Open event. https://www.baat.org/Courses-Conferences/337/Edinburgh-Therapeutic-Treasure-Box-Theory-Creative-Techniques-for-Facilitating-Resilience-Affect-Regulation-in-Children-with-Developmental-Trauma

November 4th-5th- Tower Hamlets- trauma and self-care

November 6th- Barnardos consultation

November 8th-9th-Relational & developmental trauma; & a therapeutic treasure box for working with trauma. BAAT. London. Open event. https://www.baat.org/Courses-Conferences/318/Therapeutic-Treasure-Box-Theory-creative-techniques-for-facilitating-resilience-affect-regulation-in-children-with-developmental-trauma

November 11th-13th- Barnardos

November 14th- Relational and developmental trauma- Liverpool- closed event

November 15th- consultancy to Barnardos.

November 18th-19th- Stoke- relational and developmental trauma

November 20th- consultancy to One Small Thing.

November 21st-22nd- trauma-informed organisations- Portlaoise, Ireland

November 25th- consultancy to Barnardos

November 26th- Newark- keynote- strengths based practice.

November 28th- trauma-informed organisations- tbc

December 2nd-4th- Barnardos

December 5th-6th- emotional regulation and trauma-informed organisations- Stoke

December 9th- Barnardos

December 10th- Therapeutic treasure box- Brent LA

December 11th-13th consultancy

December 16th- consultancy in Eastbourne

December 17th- Hillingdon- endings, goodbyes, and transitions.

December 18th- January 6th- no events- holiday. In Senegal and Guinea-Bissau.

January 13th-14th- Trauma event- Brent LA

January 15th-17th- Barnardos- consultation

January 20th-22nd- Belfast- trauma training- safe space- tbc

Jan 23rd-24th- trauma event in Belfast- tbc

Jan 27th-28th- barnardos consultation

31st Jan- Tees side- keynote on power of language

Feb 3rd- keynote at nscience trauma event- speaking on power of language- open event.

Feb 4th-5th- trauma event

Feb 7th-8th- training on Presley the Pug- Yarborough

February 10th-12th- Barnardos- consultation

February 13th- Hillingdon- parental mental health

Feb 17h-18th- Barnardos

February 20th- frontline- trauma

February 25th- frontline- trauma

February 27th- Brent- therapeutic treasure box

Feb 28th- closed event for Pause

March 3rd- barnardos

March 4th-5th- relational and developmental trauma in North Lincolnshire

March 6th-7th- nscience event- open to public- london- relational and developmental trauma/ therapeutic treasure box- bookings through nscience website. 

March 9th- 11th- Barnardos

March 12th-13th- Warwick social services

March 16th- Norwich safeguarding team

March 17th- Strengths based approaches- Norwich

March 19th-21st- public event in London- relational and developmental trauma; and therapeutic treasure box- bookings through BAAT website- British association of art therapists. 

March 23rd-25th- Barnardos consultation

March 27th- Break the silence- Scotland- public event

March 30th-3rd- Ireland for a range of events

April 6th-10th- three steps- week long of training

April 16th-17th- Warwick social services

April 20th- Essex social services

April 22nd-24th- Scotland event- tbc

April 27th-1st- barnardos

May 2nd- May 12th- no bookings holiday

May 13th-15th- Barnardos

May 18th-19th- event on relational and developmental trauma- Ireland- closed event.

May 20th- 22nd- Barnardos

May 25th-26th- Warwick social services

May 28th-29th- event on trauma in Ireland tbc

June 1st-2nd- Barnardos

June 4th- 5th- Scotland- trauma event

June 8th-12th- Baynes social services

June 15th-17th- Warwick social services

June 18th-19th- adoption plus- therapeutic social work course- open event- bookings through adoption plus

June 22nd- 27th- North Somerset Social Services

June 29th-30th- Bristol foster carers

July 1st-2nd- Barnardos

July 3rd- Adoption plus therapeutic social work course

July 6th-7th- Warwick social services

8th July-29th july- no booking- on holiday in Angola

30th July-31st July- Rotherham social services

3rd-5th August- Warwick social services

August 10th-12th- Barnardos

August 13th- September 10th- no bookings in Pakistan.

August 11th- adoption plus

August 14th-15th- Warwick social services

August 17th-18th- Scotland- more than trauma conference- open event- bookings online under title.

August 28th-29th- Barnardos

September 1st-2nd- step up social work

September 3rd- event on unaccompanied asylum-seeking young people- event event through nscience

September 5th-9th- Warwock

September 12th-13th- Pause

September 15th-16th- Warwick social services

September 17th- public event for sunflower events- tbc

September 19th-21st- Barnardos

September 23rd- Adoption plus

September 28th-29th- Essex social services

November 2nd-3rd- Essex

November 5th-7th- open event for BAAT- details coming soon

November 9th-11th- barnardos

November 16th-20th- Warwick

November 23rd- 27th- Essex

December 2nd- Hillingdon VS

December 4th- adoption plus

December 5th- BAAT open event on organisational trauma and understanding what becoming a more trauma-informed and infused organisation means- booked through BAAT

December 7th-11th- Barnardos

Past Events (from 2015) (Not all listed):

September 12th- consultation to Barnardos around adversity, culturally, and trauma-informed, infused, and responsive organisation transformation.

September 13th-8 day Course for social workers on therapeutic social work  http://www.adoptionplus.co.uk/training

September 16th-20th- Trauma events for social workers in Lincolnshire

September 23rd-24th- Barnardos

September 25th-27th-Trauma events for social workers in Lincolnshire

September 30th- Trauma-informed and responsive organisational change for Norwich.

October 1st-2nd- Trauma and self-care for Step-up social work- Cambridge

October 4th- relational and developmental trauma- Wirral- Shiny Stone– open event through Shiny Stone.

October 8th- event in Merseyside- details to follow.

October 9th-11th- Barnardos

October 14th-18th- Three Steps, Navon, Ireland- Trauma-informed organisations, Relational & developmental trauma.

April 23rd-24th- Hillingdon Virtual school and LA- Young people who who involved in gang-related and youth offending behaviour.

April 25th- Lambeth Safeguarding board and LA- Relational and developmental trauma.

April 26th-Trauma-informed organisational change- Barnardos

April 29th-30th- Cork- relational and developmental trauma; and therapeutic treasure box of tools

May 1st-3rd-Trauma-informed organisational change- Barnardos

May 7th- Keynote in St Albans Centre on trauma-informed organisations-open event

May 7th-8th-Trauma-informed organisations, Relational & developmental trauma. Glasgow- open event through Staf.

May 10th-8 day Course for social workers on therapeutic social work  http://www.adoptionplus.co.uk/training

May 13th-14th-Trauma-informed organisations, Relational & developmental trauma. Educational Psychologists.

May 16th- Relational and developmental trauma- Dundee, Scotland.

May 17th-Trauma-informed organisational change- Barnardos

May 20th-21st-Trauma-informed organisational change- Barnardos

May 23rd-24th- Relational and developmental trauma and trauma-informed organisational change- Bristol LA.

May 31st- Hounslow- relational and developmental trauma.

June 3rd-5th-Trauma-informed organisational change- Barnardos

June 7th-8 day Course for social workers on therapeutic social work  http://www.adoptionplus.co.uk/training

June 10th-14th- Trauma-informed organisations, Relational & developmental trauma. Self-care- North Somerset.

June 16th- Self-care event- London. Open event- details to follow.

June 17th-18th-Trauma-informed organisational change- Barnardos

June 19th-20th-Relational & developmental trauma; & a therapeutic treasure box for working with trauma. Bristol LA.

June 25th-27th- relational and developmental trauma and trauma-informed organisations- Ireland. Public open event- www.aacpi.ie (ger@aacpi.ie)

July 1st-5th- Relational and developmental trauma/ self-car/ therapeutic treasure box/ trauma-informed organisations- Lincolnshire

July 8th- Unaccompanied asylum-seeking young people- Hillingdon

July 9th- Staffordshire- relational and developmental trauma.

July 12th-8 day Course for social workers on therapeutic social work  http://www.adoptionplus.co.uk/training

February 25th-26th-Cork- trauma-informed organisations (TBC)

February 28th- Pause- Relational and developmental trauma.

March 1st-Trauma-informed organisational change- Barnardos

March 4th-Trauma-informed organisational change- Barnardos

March 6th-7th- Self-care and staff’s emotional wellbeing- Belfast

March 8th- Adoption Plus-8 day Course for social workers on therapeutic social work  http://www.adoptionplus.co.uk/training

March 11th-12th- Trauma-informed organisations- One Small thing (OST)- Open event.

March 14th- Memorial event.

March 15th-Trauma-informed organisational change- Barnardos

March 18th- Lambeth- Safeguarding board- Relational & developmental trauma including ACEs

March 19th-20th- Self-care for social work students- Norfolk.

March 21st-22nd- Workshop on trauma-informed organisations- ESTD conference. Open conference.

March 25th-27th-Trauma-informed organisations, Relational & developmental trauma- Warwickshire.

March 28th- Therapeutic treasure box of tools- Essex LA.

March 29th-Trauma-informed organisational change- Barnardos

April 1st- Hounslow- relational and developmental trauma.

April 3rd- Self-care for foster carers- Moon and back fostering- Cambridge- Open event.

April 5th-Adoption Plus-8 day Course for social workers on therapeutic social work  http://www.adoptionplus.co.uk/training

April 8th-14th- No bookings- holiday

April 15th-18th- Three Steps, Navon, Ireland- Trauma-informed organisations, Relational & developmental trauma.

No bookings between 21st December- 15th January- Holiday.

January 14th- Trauma-informed organisational change- Barnardos

January 18th- Trauma-informed organisational change- Adoption Plus

January 23rd- Northampton CSE event- details to be confirmed

January 24th- Unaccompanied asylum-seeking young people- Triborough

January 25th- Relational & developmental trauma- London

January 28th-Trauma-informed organisational change- Barnardos

January 29th- Direct-work tools- Hackney Local Authority

January 30th- Lincolnshire- Relational trauma, power of language, and behaviour as communication.

February 1st- Three Steps Conference in Dublin.

February 4th-5th- Cork- Relational & developmental trauma; & a therapeutic treasure box for working with trauma- Organised by Caidreamh

February 6th-7th- Cork- trauma-informed organisations (TBC)

February 8th- Adoption Plus-8 day Course for social workers on therapeutic social work  http://www.adoptionplus.co.uk/training

February 11th-12th- Relational & developmental trauma; & a therapeutic treasure box for working with trauma. Bristol LA.

February- 13th-Trauma-informed organisational change- Barnardos

February 14th-Trauma-informed organisational change- Barnardos

February 15th- Relational and developmental trauma- Lambeth

February 18th-21st- trauma-informed organisations- N.Ireland

February 22nd-23rd- BAAT-Relational & developmental trauma; & a therapeutic treasure box for working with trauma (Open event).

October 24th- Attachment and trauma in the classroom- Hertfordshire conference.

October 25th- Supporting unaccompanied asylum-seeking, refugee, and trafficked young people- Hounslow

November 7th- Complicated and disfranchised grief and trauma for women who have had multiple children removed- Pause

November 8th- Lambeth children’s services- relational and developmental trauma

November 13th-Supporting adolescents- event in Cambridge.

November 16th- 7 day Course for social workers on a variety of trauma-informed, direct working skills- details coming soon (Day 6). http://www.adoptionplus.co.uk/training

November 19th-24th- A week in North Somerset Local Authority on relational and developmental trauma/ trauma-informed care/ self-care/ creative and expressive strategies.

November 26th- Keynote- Staf National Conference- Trauma & Resilience- Glasgow.

December 3rd-4th- Islington Children’s Services- Relational & Developmental trauma- theory & practice.

December 6th- Robust and thorough assessments for court- Hounslow.

December 7th- 7 day Course for social workers on a variety of trauma-informed, direct working skills- details coming soon (Day 7). http://www.adoptionplus.co.uk/training

December 11th-12th- Bristol-Relational & Developmental trauma- theory & practice.

December 17th, 18th, & 19th- Lincolnshire- Attachment & trauma

September 14th- 7 day Therapeutic social work course on a variety of trauma-informed, direct working skills- details coming soon (Day 4). http://www.adoptionplus.co.uk/training

September 20th- Pause conference- workshop and keynote.

September 24th-27th- Northern Ireland- fostering network- relational and developmental trauma

September 28th- Northern Ireland- MACE conference- Derry- Key note on Trauma-informed organisations

October 1st- Training on self-care and emotional wellbeing for Beech Lodge School.

October 3rd-4th- Relational and developmental trauma- step up to social work

October 9th-11th- Relational and developmental trauma for Eurlyaid in Ukraine. http://conference.eurlyaid.eu/

October 12th- 7 day Course for social workers on a variety of trauma-informed, direct working skills- details coming soon (Day 5). http://www.adoptionplus.co.uk/training

October 15th-16th- Managers training in self-care and trauma in the organisation/ trauma-informed and trauma-responsive organisations- Ireland- Three Steps

October 17th- Dr Treisman is a keynote presenting at the Parenting Northern Ireland conference on relational & developmental trauma.

October 18th- Keynote- Cavan Mental Health Conference.

May 12th- Relational and developmental trauma- BAAT- London

May 18th- 7 day Course for social workers on a variety of trauma-informed, direct working skills- details coming soon (Day 1). http://www.adoptionplus.co.uk/training

May 15th-16th- Relational and developmental trauma for a Youth Offending Team

May 18th-7 day therapeutic social work course on a variety of trauma-informed, direct working skills-  (Day 2). http://www.adoptionplus.co.uk/training

May 21st-Relational and developmental trauma for a Youth Offending Team

June 7th-Self-care and regulating activities for kinship carers- grandparents plus

June 8th- Interview with Dr Renee Marks on relational and developmental trauma

June 9th- relational and developmental trauma- BAAT- Northampton

June 14th- Self-care for social workers- navigating the complex work of being within a traumatised organisation

June 15th- 7 day therapeutic social work course  on a variety of trauma-informed, direct working skills- details coming soon (Day 2). http://www.adoptionplus.co.uk/training

June 21st- Bexley- relational and developmental trauma

July 2nd- Virtual school conference- London

July 6th- Triborough virtual school conference- keynote on resilience, and a workshop on emotional regulation.

July 10th- Viva panel-pHD

July 13th- 7 day Therapeutic social work course on a variety of trauma-informed, direct working skills- details coming soon (Day 3). http://www.adoptionplus.co.uk/training

July and August- Away in America on a Winston Churchill Fellowship researching best practice in trauma-informed and trauma-responsive organisations and systems (Philadelphia, New York, Boston, Maryland, Connecticut, Oregon, San Diego, San Francisco, LA) https://www.wcmt.org.uk/users/karentreisman201

March 5th-6th-Parenting Interventions for Frontline social work charity- http://www.thefrontline.org.uk/

March 8th-9th-An introduction to understanding and intervening with relational and developmental trauma within children’s services- Islington (Part 9)

March 12th-13th- An introduction to understanding and intervening with relational and developmental trauma within children’s services- Islington

March 15th- 16th- Trauma in an organisation- self-care and caring for the carer- Details coming soon. http://www.adoptionplus.co.uk/training

March 19th- Unaccompanied asylum-seeking young people for post 16 and leaving care services- Triborough.

March 20th-22nd- Northern Ireland- Nurse conference and CAMHS event.

March 25th- April 13th- Away on holiday- no bookings.

April 19th- Relational and developmental trauma- Somerset

April 20th- Self-care and caring for the carer- trauma in the organisation- Somerset

April 23rd- 25th- Relational and developmental trauma/ creative approaches to developmental trauma/ Moving towards being a trauma-informed system- Ireland- Three Steps

May 10th- Self-care and regulating activities for kinship carers- grandparents plus

9th-10th-Parenting Interventions for Frontline social work charity- http://www.thefrontline.org.uk/

January 11th-12th-An introduction to understanding and intervening with relational and developmental trauma within children’s services- Islington (Part 7)

January 16th- Online event about using creative resources in the context of developmental trauma- https://www.onlinevents.co.uk/tag/karen-treisman/

January 17th-18th-Parenting Interventions for Frontline social work charity- http://www.thefrontline.org.uk/

January 22nd- 23rd-Parenting Interventions for Frontline social work charity- http://www.thefrontline.org.uk/

January 29th- 30th-Parenting Interventions for Frontline social work charity- http://www.thefrontline.org.uk/

February 3rd- Creative activities for foster carers- creating enriching quality time- Triborough

February 5th-6th-Parenting Interventions for Frontline social work charity- http://www.thefrontline.org.uk/

February 13th-14th- Parenting Interventions for Frontline social work charity- http://www.thefrontline.org.uk/

February 15th-16th-An introduction to understanding and intervening with relational and developmental trauma within children’s services-  Islington (Part 8)

February 20th-22nd- Northern Ireland- Developmental and relational trauma

February 22nd-23rd- Parenting Interventions for Frontline social work charity- http://www.thefrontline.org.uk/

February 27th-28th- Parenting Interventions for Frontline social work charity- http://www.thefrontline.org.uk/

November 6th-7th- Parenting Interventions for Frontline social work charity- http://www.thefrontline.org.uk/

November 8th- Northern Ireland Fostering Network Key note- https://www.thefosteringnetwork.org.uk/

November 12th- Private event- Reflecting on parenting in the context of mental health difficulties.

November 13th- Private event-Reflecting on parenting in the context of domestic violence.

November 15th-16th-Parenting Interventions for Frontline social work charity- http://www.thefrontline.org.uk/

November 17th-An introduction to understanding and intervening with relational and developmental trauma within children’s services- Islington (Part 5)

November 22nd- 24th-An introduction to understanding and intervening with relational and developmental trauma within children’s services- Islington (Part 6)

December- Away travelling- no bookings:)

January 4th-5th-Parenting Interventions for Frontline social work charity- http://www.thefrontline.org.uk/

July 24th- August 10th (Varying days)- Training at the summer institute for frontline social work programme on topics around relational and developmental trauma, child development, and parenting in the context of mental health/ domestic violence/ substance use/ learning disabilities/ trauma.

September 7th- Training for foster carers on fostering unaccompanied asylum-seeking young people for the North London Consortium.

September 13th-14th-An introduction to understanding and intervening with relational and developmental trauma within children’s services-  Islington (first of a whole series)

September 20th- GrandparentsPlus event on strengths-based, hope, and resilience approaches in Middlesborough.

September 22nd- Trauma and attachment in the classroom for a London-based school.

September 27th- 28th-September 13th-14th- An introduction to understanding and intervening with relational and developmental trauma within children’s services- Islington (Part 2)

October 3rd- Masterclass on attachment and trauma in the classroom in Glasgow- more details to follow. http://www.medicacpd.com/reservation/

October 4th- Keynote at children under pressure conference on understanding and supporting children with anxiety. http://www.medicacpd.com/reservation/

October 6th- Masterclass with myself and the wonderful Jane Evans- A day on understanding the impact of trauma; and practical ways to support children- in London- open to the public- http://www.thejaneevans.com/training-events/

October 9th- PAC-UK- The impact of relational and Developmental Trauma on children’s bodies, brains, emotions, behaviours, and emotions. For adoptive parents and adoption professionals.

October 11th-12th-An introduction to understanding and intervening with relational and developmental trauma within children’s services- Islington (Part 3)

October 16th- 17th- Relational and developmental trauma/ practical applications for supporting young people who have experienced trauma- Navon, Ireland- http://www.threesteps.ie/

October 18th-19th- Relational and developmental trauma; and the impact of working with trauma on workers- self-care- http://www.brothersofcharity.ie/

October 21st- British Association of Art Therapists- Derby- The impact of relational and Developmental Trauma on children’s bodies, brains, emotions, behaviours, and emotions. Theory and practical strategies.

November 1st-2nd-An introduction to understanding and intervening with relational and developmental trauma within children’s services-  (Part 4)

November 3rd- Private event- supporting unaccompanied asylum-seeking young people.

July 4th- Twilight session for a London-based school on trauma-informed schools.

July 11th- The impact of trauma on children in care for nurses.

April 27th- Grandparents Plus masterclass for kinship carers- York- The impact of relational and Developmental Trauma on children’s bodies, brains, emotions, behaviours, and emotions.

May 3rd-4th- Training for frontline.

May 11th- London local authority- Sensory and body-based interventions for children who have experienced relational and developmental trauma.

May 15th- British Psychological Society- The experiences and psychological needs of unaccompanied asylum-seeking, trafficked, and refugee young people.

May 16th- Professional Tree of Life workshop/ team away day for residential workers.

May 18th-Grandparents Plus masterclass for kinship carers- Leeds- The impact of relational and Developmental Trauma on children’s bodies, brains, emotions, behaviours, and emotions.

May 25th- The experiences and psychological needs of unaccompanied asylum-seeking, trafficked, and refugee young people for foster carers (FCA)

May 26th- Sensory and Body based interventions for relational and developmental trauma (Closed event for a local authority)

May 29th- June 4th- A whole week long training programme for three steps residential services in Navon, Ireland. This includes sessions on relational and developmental trauma, the impact of working with trauma, the impact of trauma on the organisation, and creative strategies of working with trauma.

June 6th-7th- Training for front line.

June 8th- Pause- London- Disenfranchised grief and loss in birth mothers who have had their children removed.

June 15th- Pause- Location TBC-Disenfranchised grief and loss in birth mothers who have had their children removed.

June 21st-The experiences and psychological needs of unaccompanied asylum-seeking, trafficked, and refugee young people for foster carers (FCA)

June 22nd- London Virtual school and designated teachers-The experiences and psychological needs of unaccompanied asylum-seeking, trafficked, and refugee young people

June 26th- Coventry local authority- The impact of relational and Developmental Trauma on children’s bodies, brains, emotions, behaviours, and emotions.

June 29th-Grandparents Plus masterclass for kinship carers- Liverpool- The impact of relational and Developmental Trauma on children’s bodies, brains, emotions, behaviours, and emotions.

 

February 15th-17th- Training for Three Steps in Ireland- the impact of trauma on organisations, creating trauma-informed environments, caring for the team around the worker.

February 21st-The impact of relational and Developmental Trauma on children’s bodies, brains, emotions, behaviours, and emotions/ Direct working tools- Art Rooms Project Oxford.

March 14th- Brighton and Hove conference- Relationship-based Practice- Key note on “The impact of relational and Developmental Trauma on children’s bodies, brains, emotions, behaviours, and emotions”; and afternoon workshop on “Strengths-based, hope, and resiliency practice”.

March 16th- Grandparents Plus masterclass for kinship carers- Bedford- The impact of relational and Developmental Trauma on children’s bodies, brains, emotions, behaviours, and emotions.

April 9th- Self-care and stress management for social workers (2 local authorities).

April 13th-14th- London Local Authority- Impact of parental mental health and unresolved trauma on children/ parenting.

April 20th- Glasgow- Unaccompanied asylum-seeking young people- http://bit.ly/2lP1fFI

April 21st- Glasgow- Understanding attachment and supporting positive relationships conference- speaking on “Reflecting on the benefits and some of the principles of being a trauma-informed and attachment aware school”

30th- Online Children and Young People conference with Online Events- Session on unaccompanied asylum-seeking young people- a wider lens on trauma.

February 7th- Fostering Network- Unaccompanied asylum-seeking young people within educational settings.

September 8th 2016- Podcast- The trauma therapist project with Guy Macpherson

September 29th 2016- Key Speaker and workshop facilitator at the Hertfordshire Foster carer conference- “Practical ways of supporting children to identify, label, and regulate a range of emotions”, and “Building, celebrating, and noticing children’s strengths- hope-based and resilience practice”.

October 3rd-4th 2016 (Closed event)- Psychological needs and experiences of unaccompanied asylum-seeking, trafficked, and refugee young people.

October 12th- Official release date of “Working with relational and developmental trauma in children and adolescents” by Dr Karen Treisman.

October 17th- (Closed event)- The impact of relational and developmental trauma on children and adolescents.

November 7th- (Closed event)- Therapeutic life story work.

November 21st (Closed event)- Brain development and trauma.

November 28th- (Closed event)- Attachment and trauma in the classroom- theory and practical ideas.

January 19th- Young Minds- Beyond Adversity- Trauma-informed schools

January 23rd (Public event)- Psychological needs and experiences of unaccompanied asylum-seeking, trafficked, and refugee young people- Joint venture between Healthcare conferences and Safe Hands Thinking Minds (http://www.healthcareconferencesuk.co.uk/psychological-needs-of-unaccompanied-asylum-seeking-and-refugee-young-people)

January 25th- Grandparents Plus masterclass for kinship carers- Teeside- The impact of relational and Developmental Trauma on children’s bodies, brains, emotions, behaviours, and emotions

Online events- Interview about Dr Treisman’s work and book

International Foster Care Organisation (IFCO) Conference- Presented 2 workshops (Psychological needs and experiences of unaccompanied asylum-seeking, trafficked, and refugee young people) and (Building, celebrating, and noticing children’s strengths- hope-based and resilience practice).

Grandparents Plus- Two masterclasses in Essex and then in Leicester- “Understanding your kinship child- the impact of relational and developmental trauma on children”, and “Building, celebrating, and noticing children’s strengths- hope-based and resilience practice”.

Fostering Network- London-based masterclasses on “Attachment and trauma in the classroom”, “Unaccompanied asylum-seeking young people”, “Building strengths and resilience”, and “Finding ways go get to know your foster child”.

Fostering Network Conference- “Building, celebrating, and noticing children’s strengths- hope-based and resilience practice”.

Off the record, Compass, Croydon- Therapeutic interventions for working clinically with unaccompanied asylum-seeking, trafficked, and refugee young people”.

PAC-UK- “Building, celebrating, and noticing children’s strengths- hope-based and resilience practice”.

17 different events and workshops for 17 geographically diverse local authorities including: “The impact of relational and developmental trauma on children and adolescents”, “Thinking psychologically about unaccompanied asylum-seeking young people”, “A school-wide attachment and trauma approach”, “Attachment and trauma in the classroom”, “The relationship between attachment and trauma and youth offending and gang behaviour”, “Trauma and brain development”, “Carrying out robust and thorough parenting capacity assessments”, “Therapeutic life story work” and more…