Program – Thursday
9:00am Welcome & conference opening
9:10am Over view of Bowen’s Family Projection Process – Jenny Brown PhD
9:50 am Prof. Elizabeth Skowron Key Note 1- Differentiation in the family
11:30am Prof Jennie Hudson Quest research presentation: Children’s anxiety and the family
12:45 pm Speaker comments Panel & Discussion & Questions
2pm 3 X workshop options
3:30pm Jennie Hudson and Elizabeth Skowron present on how different theory perspectives guide work with vulnerable children. Bowen theory and Cognitive Behaviour Therapy – plus Parent Child Interaction Therapy in Child protection cases.
4:40pm Speaker interaction Discussion & Questions
Program – Friday
9:00 am Welcome & Invited Guest speaker Kathleen Kerr (web streamed form USA) –Bowen therapy and symptom development in children
11:15 am Dr E Skowron – Maltreating parents and their children – research findings and clinical implications
2:00 pm 3 x Workshops
3:20 pm Dr E Skowron – Examples of changes in Parent and child interactions and impact on future child maltreatment.
4:20pm How does the Family emotional process impact children’s development? Summarises themes from the 2 days
Discussion and Questions.
4:40pm Conference wrap up