Co-dependency within the Addicted Family System

Date: Friday 8th September 2017

Time: 10:30am until 4:30pm

Location:  The Counselling and Family Centre, 40 Mayors Road, Altrincham, Cheshire, WA15 9RP

Victoria Abadi. Post Grad Dip in Counselling (1997). FDAP Certified (Federation of Alcohol and Drug Practitioners). Registered MBACP. Victoria has worked as a specialist addiction counsellor for 20 years and coordinates the Family & Addiction Service at the Counselling & Family Centre alongside working in private practice with a wide range of addictions and addictive disorders.

Who is the course for?
This course will suit anyone who already has a basic understanding and experience of the counselling process and is interested in how addictions affect the family both individually and as a system. This will help to improve the understanding, knowledge and experience of those wishing to work with addiction within the family. This 1 day workshop is designed to be part of the full 7 Day Families and Addiction Programme offered over the year. It is also suitable as a ‘stand-alone’ day, with a focus of helping practitioners to engage with family members both individually and as part of the family system affected by addiction.

Aim of course

  • To understand what co-dependency is
  • To understand how co-dependency occurs
  • To learn ways of working with co-dependency within the family as a whole and with individuals
  • To be able to identify the signs and symptoms of co-dependency
  • To know what help is in the community for co-dependency

Continuing Professional Development hours   7 hours

Cost:   £130
Non-invoice bookings: 25% of the total cost is payable on booking to secure a place.
The remaining 75% is payable 14 days before the start of the course. Deposit non-refundable.
Cheque: please make payable to The Counselling & Family Centre. Card: please telephone 0161 941 7754 to make a card payment. BACS payment – HSBC: Account Name: The Counselling and Family Centre Sort Code: 400822.
Account No: 61715429.
Invoice Only: please give details of whom & where to send to. Full payment required to secure booking. 75% refundable in cases of cancellation if cancelled more than 14 days before course date.

Tea and coffee provided. Please bring a packed lunch
For further information or to book the course please call: 0161 941 7754 or email: