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The parental protective shield as the focus of therapeutic work with high risk children


Autism Treatment & Research Center is pleased to invite you to the conference: 
"The parental protective shield as the focus of therapeutic work with high risk children"

Guest lecturer: Dr. Suzi Tortora, New-York
Ed.D, DC-DMT, CMA, LCAT

 

Program

08:30 – 09:00      
Gathering

09:00 – 09:15      
Greetings and introduction, Mrs. Nilly Aronson, MA, Clinical psychologist, Professional manager of Autism in the Autism Treatment & Research Center 

09:15 – 11:15
"The Dancing Dialogue" – The body movement and non-verbal communication – Demonstration of work with Autistic children and their parents – Dr. Suzi Tortora 

11:15 – 11:45
Coffee break 

11:45 – 12:40
Presentation of a video recorded intake – Mrs. Inbar Riklis
Discussion: Using the DC 0-5 guide to a multi-dimensional understanding of the infants symptom", Dr. Miri Keren 

12:40 – 13:30
Interactions from the treatment room, Mrs. Mervat Omri
Discussion, Dr. Suzi Tortora

13:30 – 14:00
Lunch break

14:00 – 14:50
Case study – Mrs. Orly Shalev
Discussion- "In the name of love – fantasy, reality and impairment in the relationship between parents and a child with a development problem, Dr. Netta Gutman Avner 

14:50 – 15:00
Closure, Mrs. Nilly Aronson


Dr. Netta Gutman Avner
Child and adolescent psychologist, psychoanalyst. Founder and manager of the mother and child clinic, the psychiatric service, health center, Tel-aviv. 

Dr. Miri Keren
Child and adolescent psychiatrist, chief of the mental health unit for infants, Geha Health Center Clalit Health Services, senior lecturer in the Tel Aviv Medical School, head of the course of psychology of infancy in the Continuing Education Program of the Tel Aviv university; Former President of the international infants, mental health society; Member of the DC 0-5 writing team. 

Mrs. Orly Shalev (MA)
Dance and movement therapist, Psychotherapist. Therapist and vice manager of the Holon unit in the Autism Treatment & Research Center. Private clinic. 

Mrs. Mervat Omri (MA) 
Dance and movement therapist, Therapist and clinical manager of kindergarten, the North Hasharon unit within the Autism Treatment & Research Center. 

Mrs. Inbar Riklis (MA) 
Dance and movement therapist, graduate of the Music and Dance Academy in Jerusalem. A Therapist and clinical manager of Hasharon Unit, The Autism Treatment & Research Center. 

Mrs. Nilly Aronson (MA) 
Clinical psychologist. Professional Manager of Autism in the Autism Treatment & Research Center. Head of the internship program of clinical psychology within the Center for research and treatment of Autism. Tutoring students in psychotherapy advanced program, Tel Aviv University.