Break the Silence Training Opportunity

Break the Silence are delighted to be welcoming back one of the key speakers from our Annual Conference Dr Karen Treisman, MBE to deliver a 2-day trauma training in May.

The course, entitled, “Understanding the impact of relational and developmental trauma and disrupted attachment on children’s brains, bodies, emotions, relationships and behaviours” will take place over Monday 17th May 2021 9.30am-4.30pm AND Tuesday 18th May 2021 9.30am-4.30pm.

This is a two day training event that requires attendance on both days.  The training will take place over Zoom and the cost for both days is £150.

This 2-day training package offers an abundance of learnings around the multi-layered impact of trauma, neglect, toxic stress, and disrupted attachment on children, adolescents, and on their surrounding adults.

Dr Karen Treisman is a Highly Specialist Clinical Psychologist who has worked in the NHS and children’s services for several years.  In addition to holding a doctorate in Clinical Psychology, Karen has undergone a range of specialist trainings including in EMDR, Narrative Therapy, Dyadic Developmental Psychotherapy, Sensory Attachment Intervention, and Theraplay.

Karen is the Director of Safe Hands and Thinking Minds training and consultancy services.

Full details of the event, including an outline of the course; aims and objectives of the training; more information about the presenter; and a wellbeing paragraph which we ask you to read before choosing to attend are included in the event link below:

Buy tickets / Join the guestlist for Dr Karen Treisman: Understanding the impact of relational and developmental trauma on Zoom, Mon 17 May 2021 – Tue 18 May 2021 (

We are grateful to be able to offer this fantastic opportunity and we recommend booking early to secure places.