Scottish Transactional Analysis Association

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STAA Website

Posted by harfordtherapy on July 31, 2017 at 1:55 PM Comments comments (5)

The STAA website is undergoing an upgrade. As part of this some site functionality has been wswitched off to enable the introduction of new systems for online event booking and Member subscriptions. If you have any questions about events or your membership please email either [email protected] or [email protected]

STAA Conference 2017

Posted by harfordtherapy on June 11, 2017 at 6:20 PM Comments comments (0)

This year's STAA Conference is to be held on Saturday 18th Novermber 2017 in Edinburgh. Details are on this website. 

The STAA Conference Committee look forward to seeing you all there!

STAA Summer Event 2017

Posted by harfordtherapy on June 7, 2017 at 5:30 PM Comments comments (0)

Details of this year's event have just been released:

Reaching the Child - Creatively working with the defended Child ego state

This one day event facilitated by Patricia Lyon and Moira Godbert-Laird, will explore how we can work creatively with the defended Child ego state. The day will help us to link TA theory with developing our skills as therapists through discussion, group work, theoretical presentation and experiential learning.

See you there!

STAA Summer Event 2016 - Practice and Performance: Learning New Life Grooves

Posted by harfordtherapy on June 5, 2016 at 5:10 AM Comments comments (0)

This one day free event for STAA Members and £40 for our friends, facilitated by Matthew Elton, will explore how effective therapy has much in common with successful learning of complex practical skills. The day will help us to link TA theory with developing new skills as therapists through discussion, group work, theoretical presentation and experiential learning.

For further information, please visit the STAA Summer Events page.

Reminder: 'Integration and the Use of the Self'- A One Day Relational Psychotherapy Conference

Posted by harfordtherapy on April 6, 2016 at 6:10 AM Comments comments (0)

We would like to remind you that this year’s annual IARTA conference will take place in Edinburgh on Saturday June 11th. There are still places available- so why not enjoy a weekend in Scotland’s historic capital city?


Programme:

‘Integration and the use of the Self’


With the following presentations:

Helena Hargaden, MSc, D.Psych, TSTA (P) will present a paper entitled:

How can we know the Dancer from the Dance (after W.B.Yeats)

Discussant: Mary MacCallum Sullivan MA(Psych&Couns),

Chair: Ray Little


 

Aaron Balick, PhD will present a paper entitled:

Using the Relationship in Therapy: What makes a relationship with “me” so special?

Discussant: Professor Charlotte Sills,

Chair: Ray Little


Further information and bookings through the website: www.relationalta.com

Just announced...'Integration and the Use of the Self' - A One Day Relational Psychotherapy Conference

Posted by harfordtherapy on November 16, 2015 at 5:15 PM Comments comments (0)

 

IARTA are pleased to announce a one-day conference in Edinburgh on Saturday 11th June 2016 (9.30am – 5.00pm), which is to be held at the Edinburgh Conference and Training Venue, 16 St Mary’s Street, Edinburgh EH1 1SU

Conference Chair: Ray Little CTA

Presenters

Helena Hargaden, MSc, D.Psych, TSTA (P) will present a paper entitled:

How Can We Know The Dancer from the Dance (after W.B.Yeats)

Helena works in private practice in Sussex. Drawing on her experience in Jungian analysis and psychoanalytic supervision she has developed in collaboration with others, a relational perspectives on Transactional Analysis. She has co-edited and authored a variety of papers and was awarded, with Charlotte Sills the Eric Berne Memorial Award in 2007 for her work on the ‘domains of transference’. She is one of the founding members of the International Association of Relational Transactional Analysis (IARTA).

Aaron Balick, PhD will present a paper entitled:

Using the Relationship in Therapy: What makes a relationship with “me” so special?

Aaron is a psychotherapist, supervisor, and cultural theorist specialising in the understanding of modernity through depth psychology. Aaron is an honorary senior lecturer at the Centre for Psychoanalytic Studies, University of Essex and is a founding member and chair of The Relational School, UK (TRS). In addition Aaron is a media spokesperson for the UKCP, a contributor and consultant to the media, a blogger, a mental health writer, and a regular voice on BBC Radio1. 

Conference participants will have the opportunity to discuss with their colleagues issues raised by the papers.

Cost: £120 incl. refreshments and a light lunch.

Bookings through the website: www.relationalta.com

STAA Summer Event 2015 announced

Posted by harfordtherapy on April 11, 2015 at 5:50 PM Comments comments (0)

This year's STAA Summer event will be held on:

Saturday 20th June, 10am-4pm

@10 Royal Terrace, Edinburgh, EH7 5AB

Trevor Timms will be presenting a workshop entitled 'A Body Of TA: From Nourishing The Adult To Deconfusing The Child'.

The event will be free to STAA members and will cost £40 for non-members.

Lunch will be provided.

We look forward to seeing you there.

David Harford (STAA Webmaster)

New EATA videos on TA

Posted by harfordtherapy on February 18, 2015 at 11:20 AM Comments comments (0)

Hi Folks

Please click on the following link to access a number of excellent public information videos produced by the European Association for Transactional Analysis (EATA) to explain the role of the organisation and the value of the TA approach:


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NLiWzr14UJc&list=PLodfsr5p2t4yRf600kmmsAqxTKvGu9FPb" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">EATA Youtube Video Channel


Please feel free to include these on your practice and training websites to help spread the word.

Best wishes

David

2014 STAA Conference Programme

Posted by harfordtherapy on October 14, 2014 at 1:25 PM Comments comments (0)

Hello everybody!

Just to let you know that the full 2014 Conference Programme is available for download from the foot of this page:

http://www.scottishta.org.uk/staaconferences.htm

See you there!

David Harford (STAA Webmaster)

2014 STAA conference tickets now available

Posted by harfordtherapy on May 2, 2014 at 4:25 AM Comments comments (0)

Hi Everyone

Just a brief update to annouce that tickets for the 2014 STAA Conference - to be held on Saturday 25th October in central Edinburgh

As usual, there is a discounted fee for STAA members (in addition to free admission to our forthcoming Summer Event).

Looking forward to seeing you all there!

David Harford, STAA Webmaster




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