Restoring Body Image after Cancer: A Group Intervention to Address Cancer-Related Body Image Concerns

Oct 19, 2018

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9:00am–4:30pm
Workshop/Seminar

Details

This one-day workshop will introduce a well-developed psychosocial group intervention – Restoring body Image after Breast Cancer (ReBIC) - which incorporates guided imagery exercises and psychotherapeutic techniques to help cancer patients confront and work through the issues with their body image related distress.

Learning Objectives:

  • To present literature and conceptual model on body image.
  • To introduce evidence-based multi-modal group intervention (ReBIC) and its intervention manual.
  • To provide participants with interventiontechniques, including the guided imageryexercises and psychoeducation materials.
  • To discuss the clinical application of the intervention using case studies, video tapes of segments from groups.

Teaching Faculty:

  • Dr. Mary Jane Esplen, Professor, Clinician & Scientist Department of Psychiatry, University of Toronto, Executive Director, de Souza Institute
  • Dr. Lianne Trachtenberg, Psychologist (Supervised Practice), Postdoctoral fellow, Department of Psychiatry, University of Toronto,and de Souza Institute

The cost of this workshop is $299.00

Location

de Souza Training Centre, LuCliff Place
700 Bay Street, Suite 1903
Toronto, ON
M5G 1Z6

Contact

416-581-7887
2018-10-19 13:00:00 2018-10-19 20:30:00 UTC Restoring Body Image after Cancer: A Group Intervention to Address Cancer-Related Body Image Concerns This one-day workshop will introduce a well-developed psychosocial group intervention – Restoring body Image after Breast Cancer (ReBIC) - which incorporates guided imagery exercises and psychotherapeutic techniques to help cancer patients confront and work through the issues with their body image related distress. Learning Objectives: To present literature and conceptual model on body image. To introduce evidence-based multi-modal group intervention (ReBIC) and its intervention manual. To provide participants with interventiontechniques, including the guided imageryexercises and psychoeducation materials. To discuss the clinical application of the intervention using case studies, video tapes of segments from groups. Teaching Faculty: Dr. Mary Jane Esplen, Professor, Clinician & Scientist Department of Psychiatry, University of Toronto, Executive Director, de Souza Institute Dr. Lianne Trachtenberg, Psychologist (Supervised Practice), Postdoctoral fellow, Department of Psychiatry, University of Toronto,and de Souza Institute The cost of this workshop is $299.00 700 Bay Street, Suite 1903 - de Souza Training Centre, LuCliff Place support@desouzainstitute.com
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