Eco-Psychotherapy

Learning Objectives
  1. To be able to describe the historical roots of eco-psychotherapy
  2. To be able to conceptualise and explain eco-psychotherapy as a modality
  3. To be able to discuss the theoretical differences between an different approaches to eco-psychotherapy and dilemmas and controversies within these
  4. To understand how an eco-psychotherapeutic approach influences the your understanding of your client's anxieties, and to be able to separate the neurotic from objective concerns
  5. To be able to consider and articulate your own emotional responses to climate change and other environmental challenges
  6. To be able to describe how an ecological approach may be helpful in working with clients or patients suffering from trauma