Working with Abuse Survivors

When:
April 11, 2013 @ 4:00 PM – 7:30 PM
2013-04-11T16:00:00+00:00
2013-04-11T19:30:00+00:00
Where:
Goodwill Industries of the Columbia-Willamette
1943 Southeast 6th Avenue
Portland, OR 97214
USA
Cost:
$20/co-op member, $40/non-member. (Payable to 'Goodwill Industries of the Columbia-Willamette.')
Contact:
Hilliary Black
503-238-6141

Assigned Host:

Goodwill Industries of the Columbia-Willamette

Presenters:

Mike Larson, ACA

Description:

This class will focus on:

  • How abuse & neglect influence life functioning;
  • How the abuse alters an individual’s “world view” & makes someone wary, reactive & challenging to support;
  • Information about PTSD (Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder);
  • Information about Reactive Attachment Disorder & Borderline Personality Disorder;
  • How to know if you are really working with a person with a “disorder of attachment”;
  • How to provide daily supports for such an individual.

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