How to Meet the Trauma That Surrounds Us:
Understanding the Need
for Trauma-Sensitive Mindfulness
A talk by David Treleaven, PhD
Thursday 22 October 2020, 7.30-9.30pm
Royal Marine Hotel, Dun Laoghaire, Co. Dublin
REGISTRATIONS OPENING IN FEBRUARY 2020
Through story, research and engagement with the audience, David Treleaven will talk about the spectrum of trauma (e.g. traumatic stress, post traumatic stress, PTSD), different forms of trauma and prevalence rates, controversies in the field, and how we can best orient to trauma.
Places are limited.
If you are interested, please submit the contact form below.
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David is visiting Ireland to offer a 2-day training programme for wellness professionals on Making Mindfulness and Meditation Safe for Trauma Survivors, on 23-24 October. More details here
Comments or questions are welcome.
David Treleaven, PhD, is a writer, educator, and trauma professional whose work focuses on the intersection of trauma and mindfulness. He is author of the book Trauma-Sensitive Mindfulness: Practices for Safe and Transformative Healing (W. W. Norton, 2018), which was acclaimed by Rick Hanson as “a rare combination of solid scholarship, clinically useful methods, and passionate advocacy for those who have suffered from trauma.”
He’s lectured on trauma-sensitive mindfulness at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), the Center for Mindfulness at the University of Massachusetts Medical School, and the Omega Institute in New York.
Trained in counseling psychology at the University of British Columbia, he received his doctorate in psychology from the California Institute of Integral Studies and is currently a visiting scholar at Brown University.