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Derbyshire Association of Family Therapies

D.A.F.T. - (The Derbyshire Branch of The Association for Family Therapy and Systemic Practice)

The Derbyshire Association for Family Therapy (DAFT) is one of the largest regional branches of the Association for Family Therapy in the UK (AFT).  As an accreditated AFT branch all the activities of DAFT take place within the clinical and procedural guidelines and policies relating to AFT.  If you would like to know more about AFT visit www.aft.org.uk If you would like to know more about DAFT and branch activities visit www.derbyshireaft.wordpress.com

 

DAFT CONFERENCE

MAY 2017

 Venue: University of Derby, Kedleston Road, Derby

Date: Thursday, 18 May 2017: 9.30am - 4.30pm

Cost: £20

  Systemic Approaches to Illness and Diagnosis

 Facilitator: Chris Ward

  • Illness and medical diagnosis have profound meanings in family life and professional practice.Key issues include identity, positioning, power and culture.The conference will help practitioners develop ideas about illness and diagnosis that are helpful without being oppressive.
  • Participants will have the opportunity to:
  • Re-examine personal feelings and prejudices and their impact on relationships with clients and colleagues
  • Learn from families for whom illness or diagnosis have been significant
  • Develop therapeutic approaches that are able to creatively challengeprevailing ideas where appropriate

 Early booking is advised as the event is likely to be oversubscribed. Places offered on a 1st come basis.

To book a place, please complete and return the slip below to Sue Berrisford at Derbyshire Healthcare, Nursing and Patient Experience, Albany House, Kingsway, Derby DE22 3LZ with your cheque.  We are unable to send invoices. Confirmation of booking and directions will be sent via e-mail. For more information or to contribute to the day, please email or phone Sue on 01332 623700 Ext 33261, email via Susan.Berrisford@Derbyshcft.nhs.uk. Refreshments are provided. Lunch is not included, but a range of eating options are available at the University

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Please reserve a place for me on the May 2017 DAFT Conference. Please note that no refunds can be offered, however, if you are unable to attend you will be offered a free place at a future event. Systemic trainees please indicate the course you are undertaking.