2009 PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT SERIES The neurobiology of childhood trauma and attachment A SEMINAR WITH DR ALLAN SCHORE (USA) Sydney Brisbane Adelaide Perth Melbourne g Al neu roundb lan Sch rosc reak ore’ 17/3/09 20/3/09 23/3/09 27/3/09 30/3/09 has ien ing s lead ce with integr to h atta atio Registration Fees “the Ame im b c eing hment n of “the rica des theo n c Early Bird 1/8/08 - 30/11/08 $260 w in n orld’s l Bowlby ribed a euro ead ” an s ry Standard 1/12/08 - 31/1/09 $280 psy in cho g expe ana rt d lysis Late 1/2/09 and after $300 .” UNDERSTANDING THE BRAIN SCIENCE OF MODERN ATTACHMENT THEORY AND ITS RELEVANCE TO PRACTICE WITH CHILDREN, YOUNG PEOPLE AND FAMILIES This seminar is a unique This workshop will appeal to case Dr. Schore’s activities as a clinician- opportunity to hear first workers, case managers, residential scientist span from his theoretical work care workers, therapists, teachers on the enduring impact of early hand from one of the early childhood professionals, medical trauma on brain development, world’s leading authorities professionals and others who are to neuroimaging research on the on early childhood trauma, involved in supporting children and neurobiology of attachment and studies neurobiology and attachment young people to recover from trauma. of borderline personality disorder, theory. The seminar will It will have direct relevance to to his biological studies of relational focus on understanding practitioners working in the fields of trauma in wild elephants, and to his Child Protection, Out-of home Care, practice of psychotherapy over the last and interpreting up to date Early Childhood Intervention, Family 4 decades. He leads Study Groups in neuroscience research about Support, Disability, Indigenous Services, Developmental Affective Neuroscience the impact of stress and trauma Mental Health, Private Therapy, Sexual & Clinical Practice in Los Angeles, on bodily-based processes, Assault, Drug and Alcohol, and Family Berkeley, Portland, Seattle, and Boulder, emotional regulation and early Violence Services. lectures internationally, and is a member of the Commission on Children at Risk experience-dependent brain Dr. Allan Schore is on the clinical for the Report on Children and Civil maturation. It will also examine faculty of the Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, UCLA Society, “Hardwired to Connect.” how to apply this knowledge David Geffen School of Medicine, and In 2008, he was the recipient of the base about the brain systems at the UCLA Center for Culture, Brain, American Psychological Association which underlie attachment to and Development. He is author of three Division of Psychoanalysis Scientific support positive developmental seminal volumes, Affect Regulation Award in Recognition of Outstanding outcomes for children and and the Origin of the Self, Affect Contributions to Research, Theory young people who have Dysregulation and Disorders of the Self, and Practice of Neuroscience and Affect Regulation and the Repair and Psychoanalysis. experienced abuse and neglect. of the Self, as well as numerous articles and chapters. For further enquiries, contact Liz Alexander, Senior Training Consultant, Australian Childhood Foundation on email@example.com or register on our website, by fax (form overleaf) or by phone. www.childhood.org.au 1800 176 453 2009 PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT SERIES Registration Form This form acts as a Registration Form and Tax Invoice of the Australian Childhood Foundation ABN: 28 057 044 514 Your details Each registration must be accompanied by the name and details of the individual who is attending. If more than one individual is attending from the same organisation, each individual must complete a seperate form. Individual email addresses and telephone numbers are essential for communicating with the participants in the event that there are any changes to this workshop/seminar. 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