Narcissistic Personality Disorder is sometimes a label that causes helping professionals to either avoid working with people who have the diagnosis or to experience a feeling of inferiority in their presence. This often leads to people with the diagnosis of NPD being portrayed in a negative way. These are people who play a valuable role in society and for whom; a sad story lies behind their way of being.
This workshop aims the provide participants with a useful understanding of NPD and some knowledge, skills and attitudes to work with it.
Aims of the event
- To explore the diagnosis of Narcissistic Personality DisorderTo outline difficulties in treating NPD and how to work with these
- To highlight treatment options that are effective in the treatment of NPDTo develop an appreciation of the value of schema modes in the treatment of NPD
- To highlight the importance of the Therapists way of being
- To examine interventions that improves quality of life.