Presenters Bio: Dr. Fergus Heffernan is a renowned pschologist, psychotherapist and educationalist who specializes in Stress and Anxiety Disorders and Anger Management. He has worked in many of the most troubled parts of the world delivering programmes in stress management and training as well as Critical Incident Stress Debriefing to soldiers working in highly stressful battle- ground operations. Fergus holds a MA in Psychology, and PhD in Neuro Psychology and an MSc in Counselling Psychology and Family Therapies and is a member of various assocaitions of Family Therapists, IOC, IIPT. He is also a visiting lecturer at Trinity College, Dublin, as well as a visiting professor at Columbia University, New York and Boston University. All his Workshops, Seminars and Clinical Practices are guided by his understanding of how our Physical, Psychological, Emotional, Biological, Neurological, Spiritual, Genetics all come together in one balanced interaction to create our humanity.
Workshop Outline: In this workshop you will learn among many things how to understand Anger better by learning about the Five Faces of Anger, the Four Causes of Anger, the Four Styles of Conflict, Anger and Power, Anger substitutes, Anger as a Positive Force, How to Manage and Face the Pain, Trauma Types and Symptoms, Shame, How to Express Anger safely and learn the Eight Golden Rules of Anger and the Six Key Components to Resolving Conflict. In the final session Fergus will explore the role of the Counsellor.
Training Level: All Levels.