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Thursday, 10th November, Simultaneous Workshops

15.00h Presentation of accreditation, documentation, Spanish book and bibliographic dossier of the Course.
Workshop schedule: 16.30h-18.00h
18.00h-18.30h Rest and Coffee Break
18.30h-20.00h

WORKSHOP 1
“Principles of a psychotherapy of psychosis: the word and the transference”

Prof. Dr. José María Alvarez
Coordinator of the Unit of Specialized Psychotherapy. Río Hortega Hospital. Valladolid.

WORKSHOP 2
“Introduction to Open Dialogue. Key elements”

Prof. Enric Garcia Torrents
Doctoral Researcher (MD-PhD trainee) Medical Anthropology Research Center . Rovira i Virgili University. Tarragona.

Note: All the workshops will be in Spanish. No simultaneous translation will be provided.

Friday, 11th November. Morning

08.30h Presentation of accreditation, documentation, book and bibliographic dossier of the course
09.00h

COURSE INAUGURATION

09.30h

“THE FRAGMENTATION OF IDENTITY IN DISSOCIATION AND PSYCHOSIS”

Prof. Manuel González de Chávez
Ex- President of the International Society for the Psychological and Social Approaches to Psychosis.

“HALLUCINATIONS IN DISSOCIATION AND IN SCHIZOPHRENIA”

Prof. Anabel González Vázquez
Psychiatrist. Coordinator of the Trauma and Dissociation Program. Hospital Universitario of La Coruña.

COLLOQUIUM

11.30h

Rest and coffee break

12.00h

“DIFFERENTIATING DISSOCIATIVE IDENTITY DISORDER FROM SCHIZOPHRENIA”

“INTEGRATION IN THE DISSOCIATED SELF- STATES MODEL / HEALING FRAGMENTATION IN THE THERAPEUTIC CONNECTION”

Prof. Dr. Elizabeth Howell
Faculty and Supervisor for the Trauma Program, Manhattan Institute for Psychoanalysis.

COLLOQUIUM

14.00h

Lunch

Friday, 11th November, Afternoon

16.00h

“CHILDHOOD TRAUMA AND DISSOCIATION IN SCHIZOPHRENIC DISORDER”

“DISSOCIATIVE PSYCHOSIS: RECONSIDERATION OF A NEGLECTED DIAGNOSTIC CATEGORY”

Prof. Dr. Vedat Şar
M.D Chair of Department of Psychiatry Koc University School of Medicine (KUSOM). Istanbul.

COLLOQUIUM

17.30h

Rest and coffee break

18.00h

“COGNITIVE-BEHAVIOURAL PROCESSES IN THE DEVELOPMENT AND MAINTENANCE OF TRAUMA-RELATED PSYCHOSIS”

“CBT FOR TRAUMA-RELATED PSYCHOSIS”

Prof. Dr. Tony Morrison
Professor of Clinical Psychology at the University of Manchester.

19.30h

COLLOQUIUM

Saturday, 12th November, Morning

09.30h

“PSYCHOSIS, DISSOCIATION AND TRAUMA. CONCEPTUAL ASPECTS”

“PSYCHOTHERAPY OF PSYCHOSIS - A CASE PERSPECTIVE”

Prof. Dr. Markus Heinimaa
Clinical Lecturer. Department of Psychiatry University of Turku.

COLLOQUIUM

11.30h Rest and coffee break
12.00h

“PSYCHOSIS OR MAD REALITY? WORKING WITH PATIENTS WITH DISSOCIATIVE IDENTITY DISORDER”

“WHERE INTEGRATION CANNOT HAPPEN: WORKING WITH SPLIT VOICES”

Prof. Dra. Valerie Sinason
Founder Director of the Clinic for Dissociative Studies of London.

13.30h

CLOSING COLLOQUIUM

Valerie Sinason, Elizabeth Howell, Vedat Şar, Markus Heinimaa, Anabel González Vázquez

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