Our Next Meeting

Thursday 23rd March 2017

Imagery and PTSD

A talk by Dr Geoff Ibbotson

 

Important insights into Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) and diagnosis will be offered at the society's March meeting.

Chantal FabriceDr Geoff Ibbotson

was a GP for more than 20 hears before before working as a therapist in the NHS psychology service and then a private psychotherapist.

He has trained pschotherapy for the National College of Hypnosis and Psychotherapy and runs specialist training for therapists in PTSD and its treatment.

 

 

 

Our speaker will be Dr Geoff Ibbotson, a Yorkshireman by birth by now a Lancashire-based hypnotherapist and trainer with a long-term interest in past trauma and PTSD.

And that will be the subject of his presentation which is expected to include descriptions of practical ways dissociated imagery can be used to rapidly disrupt recurrent flashbacks, thoughts or memories.

His talk will also explain how therapists can use the client’s own strengths and resources to help them help themselves.

And he will describe how the use of imagery enables rapid successful treatment of PTSD in only a few sessions.

The meeting will takes place at the  at “The Carpenters Arms”, 12 Seymour Place,  W1H 7NE – just off Edgware Road & close to Marble Arch tube station.  Meetings start at 7.15pm

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