Mentalization-Based Treatment for Adolescence (MBT-A)

6th November 2017 8th November 2017

The third day is a half day and will finish at 12:30.


Anna Freud National Centre for Children & Families Map
2.5 days
09:00 - 17:00 (day 3 finishes at 12:30)



Training Fee

Places available

About this course

In this course people will be able to get an overview of MBT-A; an understanding of the specific complexities about working with adolescents; an understanding of the development of mentalization and the relevance of it in relationships and in the maintenance of a self esteem, affect regulation and impulse control.  The course will also touch on issues such as working with self harm, working with trauma and family work.

Who is this course suitable for?

All professionals working in the field of adolescent mental health.

Aims of course

  • Understand why adolescence is a critical period
  • Understand mentalization
  • Develop an understanding of the model of MBT-A as well as the application of it is self harm, trauma and with families¬†