Psychotherapists are invited to attend a plenary session featuring Dr. Scott Miller, a distinguished expert in behavioral and addiction medicine. In this session, Dr. Miller will discuss the concept of deliberate practice and its potential to improve therapeutic effectiveness in addiction treatment. Attendees will learn about strategies for self-assessment, feedback, and skill development, with practical examples and real-world case studies. The session will also include a 15-minute Q&A session for attendees to engage in interactive discussions with Dr. Miller. This informative and inspiring plenary session offers practical tools and insights to enhance the quality of care for clients and patients, making it an invaluable opportunity for psychotherapists to learn from one of the leading experts in the field of behavioral and addiction medicine at the APBAM Conference.
This introductory lecture focuses on the Psychobiological Approach to Couple Therapy (PACT) and its potential to enhance the emotional connections between couples. It provides practicing therapists with a unique blend of neuroscience, attachment theory, and somatic psychology to better understand the impact of attachment styles on relationship dynamics and nonverbal communication. The lecture also offers practical techniques, including role-playing, mindfulness, and physical touch, to facilitate positive change. By integrating PACT principles and strategies into their current approach, therapists can strengthen their couples therapy practice and help their clients achieve deeper emotional connections. Join us to explore the potential of PACT in revolutionising your approach to couples therapy.
Immerse yourself in the realm of academic inquiry as Dr. Munidasa Winslow, an esteemed authority in the field, unravels the intricate interplay between neuroscience, ADHD, and addictions. Drawing upon cutting-edge research and scholarly insights, this enlightening session will delve into the neurobiological underpinnings of these complex phenomena. From elucidating the neural mechanisms to exploring diagnostic paradigms and evidence-based interventions, attendees will gain a profound understanding of the intricate relationship between ADHD and addictions from a rigorous academic perspective. Prepare to expand your knowledge and engage in scholarly discourse that uncovers the profound implications of neuroscience in the realm of mental health.
This workshop is designed for those seeking to explore the intricate relationship between executive functioning and ADHD. Tailored for clinicians, educators, and individuals with ADHD, this session delves into understanding executive functioning and its relation to ADHD, while discovering strategies and interventions to enhance daily functioning and unlocking potential in individuals with ADHD.
Led by Moonlake Lee, Founder of Unlocking ADHD, and Nicole Chen, Clinical Neuropsychologist and ADHD Coach, this engaging workshop will cover topics including organization, time management, self-regulation, behavior management, and creating supportive environments. Through case studies and interactive discussions, attendees will gain valuable insights into the lived experiences and real-life challenges of individuals with ADHD. This workshop will equip you with valuable knowledge and practical tools to enhance the lives of those affected by ADHD.
Join us for this engaging breakout track/workshop on executive functioning and adult ADHD. Explore the latest research and practical strategies to enhance cognitive flexibility, time management, organization, and self-regulation in individuals with ADHD. Discover evidence-based interventions that can empower adults with ADHD to overcome challenges and optimize their strengths. This workshop is designed for clinicians, educators, and individuals with ADHD seeking practical tools to improve executive functioning and achieve success. Don’t miss the opportunity to gain valuable insights and strategies, and connect with like-minded professionals during the half-hour tea break. Unlock the power of executive functioning for adults with ADHD and make a positive impact on their lives.
Step into the world of experiential therapy and discover the power of psychodrama in this dynamic workshop led by Sharmini Winslow. Through interactive and engaging techniques, participants will learn how to utilize the power of action, role-play, and spontaneous expression to facilitate deeper emotional processing and healing. Gain practical skills and insights into the principles of psychodrama, including creating a safe and supportive therapeutic environment, utilizing psychodramatic techniques to explore emotions, relationships, and life challenges, and incorporating action methods for greater therapeutic impact. This workshop includes a half-hour tea break, providing opportunities for networking and rejuvenation. This is a unique opportunity to enhance your therapeutic practice with experiential therapy techniques that can bring about transformative change. Don’t miss this opportunity to dive into the world of experiential therapy and discover new possibilities for healing and growth.
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