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Confer Speakers

Helen Gibson

Helen Gibson is a Systemic Psychotherapist and Supervisor and Video Interaction Guider Supervisor and Trainer. She has many years of experience working with children and families and using VIG as an intervention. Her current focus is on training in-patient staff groups using Video Enhanced Reflective Practice (VERP) that is based on the same principles and has originated from VIG. The aim is to support staff groups to optimise their communication and therapeutic relationships with their client group. She also works as a freelance VIG trainer and supervisor.


Past and present Confer events
Video Interaction Guidance: Introductory Training Programme
Friday 7 and Saturday 8 March 2014







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Why Love Matters: How affection shapes a baby's brain - Second edition
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