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Skyler Jade

Skyler Jade has shared his talents with us, he has an incredible way of coping with his experiences...using Rap to express himself   Check out his music here   https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC1pMgz5z8d9tni6OSejbiEA  

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Research invitation

Hi,   My name is Natasha Goakes and I am a trainee Clinical Psychologist at Lancaster University.  I am doing some research on people’s experience of recovery from psychosis.  I have ethical...

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6th World Hearing Voices Congress

The 6th World Hearing Voices Congress will take place in Thessaloniki, Greece, 10-12 of October 2014. The title refers to the Odyssey, Homer’s famous epic, where the Sirens lured Ulysses from...

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London Paranoia & Beliefs Support Gr…

A list of current paranoia and beliefs self support groups in the London area has been posted in our download section. Click here for downloads

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Training

The Paranoia Network offers training around Paranoia, Hearing Voices, and Trauma, we run in-house training to psychiatrists, psychologists, nurses, social workers and all interested parties. We also organise our own training events and conferences.

We offer a limited one to one service and also have a confidential helpline, 0114 2718210.

Training is available at competitive and negotiable prices, please contact us for further details.

Please see below for two examples of training sessions.

 

Example 1

IN HOUSE TRAINING UNDERSTANDING AND WORKING WITH VOICES

Gain a better insight into the voice hearing experience.

Learn effective ways to help people understand and live fulfilling lives while experiencing hearing voices.

 

A one day’s training course will include

The history of the hearing voices network

Three stages of hearing voices and interventions

Deconstructing voices

Personal experience

Voice profiling

Short term coping strategies/ working with the dominant voice

Case studies/ changing the content of the voices/ empowering the person to talk to their voices/ rebuilding a life while hearing voices.

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Example 2

WORKING THROUGH PARANOIA AND MAKING SENSE OF UNUSUAL BELIEFS

A One Day Workshop

Morning Session

 

History of Paranoia

Making Assumptions about Paranoia

Understanding Fear

Traditional Assumptions about Paranoia/ Problems with Assumptions

When does Paranoia become a Disorder?

Alternative ways to view Paranoia

Possible Causes

 

Break

 

Mid Morning Session

 

Three Stages of Paranoia and implementations

Identifying the starting points

Triggers and Warning Signs

Making Sense of and Managing Paranoia

Working with Unusual Beliefs

Decoding Beliefs

Thought interference and reading

Body State Info

 

Lunch

 

Afternoon Session

 

Personal Experience and Recovery

 

Break

 

Late afternoon session

 

Case study’s working with the experience and identifying the problem