Introduction to Compassion Focused Therapy (Australia)

23rd January 2019

Introduction to Compassion Focused Therapy (Australia)

Presented by Prof Paul Gilbert & Dr James Kirby

Compassion-focused therapy (CFT) brings an evolutionary framework to the conceptualisation of mental health problems and their alleviation. Practicing compassion has been shown to have powerful effects on the mind, body, and social processes. This introductory course is designed to encourage the use...

Compassionate Mind Training: A Personal Practice Workshop (Aus...

20th February 2019

Compassionate Mind Training: A Personal Practice Workshop (Australia)

Presented by Prof Paul Gilbert & Dr James Kirby

This workshop will help to facilitate participants with cultivating their potential for a compassionate mind with personal practice. It will give people direct experience of mindfulness and compassion practices drawn from a synthesis of Western therapeutic and Buddhist approaches. Integrating mindfu...

CFT and the Therapeutic Relationship (Australia)

15th March 2019

CFT and the Therapeutic Relationship (Australia)

Presented by Prof Paul Gilbert & Dr James Kirby

Considerable research suggests that the therapeutic relationship is one of the biggest sources of change. This workshop will look how CFT conceptualises the therapeutic relationship, how it is informed by attachment theory and research and how it changes over time. Special attention will be given to...

Thérapie fondée sur la compassion: Outils pratiques et expérie...

22nd March 2019

Thérapie fondée sur la compassion: Outils pratiques et expérientiels - France

Presented by Compassionate Mind Foundation France and METTA

Three day clinical workshop in The French Pyrénées on the 22, 23 and 24th of March 2019. The workshop will be given in French. Atelier clinique de trois jours dans les Pyrénées françaises les 22, 23 et 24 mars 2019. L'atelier sera donné en français.

CFT for Complex Cases (Australia)

04th April 2019

CFT for Complex Cases (Australia)

Presented by Prof Paul Gilbert & Dr James Kirby

There are many sources of difficulty that can produce complexity in psychotherapy. These range from difficulties such as psychosis and bipolar disorders through to complex trauma-based difficulties. One of the sources for complexity are fears, blocks and resistances to compassion motivation and affe...

Compassion Retreat (Denmark)

17th June 2019

Compassion Retreat (Denmark)

Presented by Dr Deborah Lee

3 day Retreat, 17-19 June 2019 Odense, Funen, Denmark