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The Many Faces of Trauma
10 November, 2017

The Many Faces of Trauma

Out of sight, in plain view, the precious moment trauma is transmitted is fascinatingly hard to pin down. At the start of my research project I had little idea of what processes would be revealed in the coming decades…

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Learnit Webinar: The worst day at work
7 November, 2017

Learnit Webinar: The worst day at work

Continuing professional development New webinar in Learnit: ‘The worst day at work’ Explore the nature of risk assessment, vicarious trauma, plus management of transference and countertransference by viewing the video recording of the live webinar: ‘The worst day at work: vicarious trauma, transference and countertransference’. Co-presented by: Dr Gabriel Feiler, consultant psychiatrist (St Vincent’s Health, Melbourne) […]

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Psychotherapy Conference 2017: Traumatization and Reparation – the process of growth in therapy
5 November, 2017

Psychotherapy Conference 2017: Traumatization and Reparation – the process of growth in therapy

Clinical Division of Psychotherapy, HK College of Psychiatrists present Psychotherapy Conference 2017 Traumatization and Reparation – the process of growth in therapy Date: 16 -17 November 2017 Time: 9:00am – 5:30pm Venue: Lecture theatre, Blk J, Alice Ho Miu Ling Nethersole Hospital Tai Po, N.T. Guest Speaker: Dr. George Halasz Registration Fees: $2200 (2 days), […]

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RANZCP Psychotherapy Conference at Uluru (September 2017)
28 October, 2017

RANZCP Psychotherapy Conference at Uluru (September 2017)

What makes an indelible mark on listeners at a Conference and transforms the ordinary to an unforgettable moment differs for each of us. For some it is the lecturer’s flash of insight – the AHAH! moment; or a timely PowerPoint overhead that captures a vague image to suddenly illuminate a picture of clarity; or simply […]

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Breakdown: A Birth Of Witnessing
18 October, 2017

Breakdown: A Birth Of Witnessing

George explains how that experience has developed his understanding of the power of trauma and psychological witnessing of that trauma. He talks about his chapter in the book ‘The Power Of Witnessing’ by Nancy Goodman & Marylin Meyers. David Roy Green of WHEN whenworldwide.org interviews Consultant Psychiatrist Dr George Halasz in Melbourne, Australia. As well […]

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Review: Lars and the Real Girl
16 October, 2017

Review: Lars and the Real Girl

Taking this film as a moving single case study, we see how a lonely and damaged young man creates a relationship with a plastic life size doll. Lar’s family, his brother and sister-in-law , his acquaintances and the community initially cast a bewildered eye on the relationship of Lars and “Bianca”. They have only one […]

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