Learning Curve Institute: Remote Learning - Complex Trauma Workshop

Remote Learning: Complex Trauma Workshop

Presented online by Kevin Fehin, Senior Clinical Psychologist and Psychotherapist. Among other qualifications he holds a Masters in Psychoanalytic Studies.

This one day workshop will explore how developmental trauma may manifest in adult presentations and provide appropriate interventions to engage with complex trauma. This workshop is open to individuals. The training can also be delivered as in-house training to groups of employees.

This workshop will be delivered live on Zoom: The course will allow you to interact with your trainer and other participants in a virtual classroom where, in addition to the workshop content, there will be time built in for live discussions, question & answer sessions and skills practice. You can access the course wherever you have an internet connection.

Suitable for those working in psychology, psychotherapy or counselling.

This workshop is eligible for Learning Credits/CPD points from The Psychological Society of Ireland and The Addiction Counsellors of Ireland.

Date and Times:

  • 09 February 2022 (Wednesday), 09.30 - 16.30 (CET-1)

For further details, please click here: https://www.thelearningcurve.ie/online-learning/remote-learning-complex-trauma-workshop

About the Course:

The aim of the workshop is to assist practitioners in identifying signs and symptoms of complex trauma and how it has been appropriated by the adult personality. The workshop will also focus on the hidden aspects of trauma that nonetheless exert influence over the personality. Finally the workshop will address the key therapeutic issues involved in complex trauma such as trust, safety, avoidance, shame and regression, together with the most effective therapeutic strategies for developing a specific therapeutic relationship tailored to the presentation of complex trauma.

Programme Content:

  • Types of developmental trauma
  • The chronic effect of trauma on development
  • The adult manifestation of childhood trauma
  • Interventions

Learning Outcomes:

It is hoped that participants will gain:

  • An awareness of the dynamics of complex trauma
  • An ability to observe it’s often non-verbal and hidden qualities
  • An ability to navigate defences in relation to trauma
  • An ability to create an atmosphere of safety, promote trust and the specific conditions necessary for engaging with trauma


Certificate of Completion in “Complex Trauma” from The Learning Curve Institute.

About The Learning Curve Institute:

The Learning Curve Institute is Ireland’s leading specialist trainer in mental health, addiction and best practice in the workplace providing a bespoke service to healthcare professionals, education establishments and business.

Some of the organisations and bodies that The LCI has delivered in house training workshops and courses to over the past 12 years are:

  • EmployAbility
  • Health Service Executive
  • The Probation Service
  • The Defence Forces
  • Allergan Pharmaceuticals Ireland
  • The Houses of the Oireachtas
  • Element Six, De Beers Group
  • Merchants Quay
  • Maynooth University
  • The Simon Communities: Dublin, Dundalk, Galway, Belfast and Cork
  • The Homeless Agency
  • Peter McVerry Trust
  • International School of Lausanne, Switzerland


Price per person: €125.This includes an emailed copy of the workshop slides, other supporting documents and links to relevant literature and a certificate from The Learning Curve Institute.


To secure a place on the workshop go to: https://www.thelearningcurve.ie/online-learning/remote-learning-complex-trauma-workshop and book online. For further information or assistance regarding bookings contact the office on 098 25530 or email info@thelearningcurve.ie. Online payment in full is necessary to book a place on this workshop.

The course has a limited amount of spaces available, so early booking is highly advisable.

Website: www.thelearningcurve.ie
Phone: 098 25530
Email: info@thelearningcurve.ie

General Info

Date Entered/Updated
5th Jan, 2022
Expiry Date
7th Feb, 2022