Training and Teaching
I undertake training and teaching accredited by the Ministry of Health; Ministero della Salute in Italy.
Listed below are some of the training events and teaching I have conducted in Italy and in the UK both for the public and the private sector:
National Health Service staff emotions and feelings when experiencing aggression in the work place. Helpful techniques to prevent a post-traumatic reaction and Burnout (April 2012 and Novembre 2012; National Health Service, Italy).
Psychological consequences of aggression. Psychometric Measures: The Modified Overt Aggression Scale (March, 2012; National Health Service, Italy).
The Psychology of trauma: Theoretical Models and evidence-based treatments. (May and September 2011; Ministry of Health, Italy).
Negotiation Skills and Competencies to promote leadership (June, 2011, Private Organisation, Italy).
Change conflicts into positive challenges. Communication and Assertiveness Skills. (May 2011; Private Organisation Italy).
Child Psychology: Children’s communication and cognitive, emotional and social development (April, 2011; Italian Red Cross, Italy).
Eating Disorders, PTSD and Depression in adolescents. Which psychological therapies are empirically supported by the research? (June, 2010; National Health Service, Italy).
Eye Movement Desensitisation and Reprocessing (EMDR). A reflective practice and the Scientific Perspective”. (May, 2010; National Health Service, UK).
Being a Clinical Psychologist in the UK. (April-May, 2010; University of Bologna, Italy).
Improving engagement and increasing motivation by applying psychological strategies to patients with Eating Disorders. (March, 2010; National Health Service, UK).
Preventing Burnout and promoting Psychological Well-being” (February, 2010; National Health Service, UK).
Vicarious Traumatisation in practitioners who work with adult survivors of sexual violence and child sexual abuse: Literature Review (March, 2009; National Health Service, UK)
Therapy with Asylum Seekers and Refugees victims of trauma (January, 2009; National Health Service, UK)
Working in Substance Misuse across Specialties. Dual Diagnosis and Cognitive-Behavioural Integrated Treatment (November, 2008; Edinburgh University,UK).
Vicarious Traumatisation in Clinical Practice (October, 2008; National Health Service, UK).
Eye Movement Desensitisation and Reprocessing, EMDR. Theoretical Models and Research in Addictions (August, 2008; National Health Service, UK).
Motivational Interviewing within Addictions (May, 2008; National Health Service, UK).
Cognitive Behavioural Therapy, CBT, in Psychosis (February, 2008; National Health Service, UK).
Diagnosis and treatment of Borderline Personality Disorder (May, 2007; National Health Service, UK)