Central Coast Therapists

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Healing Attachment Wounds: Making Friends With Defenses and Anxiety

  • Fri, February 18, 2022
  • 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
  • via Zoom on your computer / device


  • current chapter members
  • current board members
  • general admission cost
  • not current Central Coast Chapter members

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Healing Attachment Wounds: Making Friends With Defenses and Anxiety

Presented By: 

Dale Trimble, M.A. RCC #1291
Senior Faculty, AEDP Institute

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Dale is a seasoned Accelerated Experiential Dynamic Psychotherapy (AEDP) practitioner and senior faculty at the AEDP Institute.  

AEDP seeks to undo the patient’s aloneness in the face of overwhelming suffering and engage innate healing forces to recover from trauma, restore vitality, and engender resilience.  Dale will present the essence of the AEDP theoretical model of healing and change.  He will show a video of a therapy session that demonstrates how to;

·        engage neuroplasticity and harness healing from the beginning of therapy. 

·        work experientially with attachment in the here-and-now of the therapy relationship 

·        use affective/somatic markers to track and guide interventions   

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About our Presenter: 

Dale Trimble received his M.A. in Humanistic Psychology from Antioch University in 1977.  In 1981 Dale co-founded the first court ordered treatment program for men who assault their partners in the province of British Columbia. He was the lead author of the Canadian syllabus for CP 602 – The Psychology of Trauma and Interpersonal Violence for City University of Seattle, Vancouver, BC campus, where Dale has taught and supervised graduate students. Known as a Canadian expert on working with men, Dale has travelled throughout Canada providing training for therapists on compassionate ways of helping men change.

In 2003-04 Dale was the recipient of the BC Association of Clinical Counsellors, President’s Award for Distinguished Contributions to the Profession. Dale has a private practice in Vancouver, BC where he works with individuals and couples focusing on resolution of early childhood trauma, anxiety, interpersonal violence and depression. His background includes extensive training in Emotionally Focused Couples therapy, EMDR and the clinical application of meditation and mindfulness practices to healing. When Dale first connected with AEDP in 2009 he knew that he had found his therapeutic home. Since then he has trained extensively in AEDP with Diana Fosha and Ben Lipton.

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