Polyvagal theory, oxytocin and neurobiology of love - offered by ITACAT
25th September 2020 to 26th September 2020


Italian Association for Cognitive Analytic Therapy (ITACAT) presents


Stephen Porges Sue Carter


POLYVAGAL THEORY, OXYTOCIN AND NEUROBIOLOGY OF LOVE


Friday 25 and Saturday 26 September 2020
Spazio Rotative, via Benedettine 66, Piacenza (Italy)


DAY I: FRIDAY 25 SEPTEMBER 2020


08.30 - 09.00 Registration
09.00 - 09.30 Cognitive Analytic Therapy and Neurobiology of Social Behaviour
09.30 - 11.00 Session 1 - The neurobiology of connectedness
11.00 - 11.20 Coffee Refreshments
11.20 - 13.00 Session 2 - The Polyvagal Theory: The adaptive function of evolutionary changes in the autonomic nervous system
13.00 - 14.15 Lunch
14.15 - 15.45 Session 3 - The Social Engagement System in promoting connectedness, trust, play, and intimacy
15.45 - 16.00 Coffee Refreshments
16.00 - 17.30 Session 4 - Listening as a therapeutic portal


DAY 2: SATURDAY 26 SEPTEMBER 2020


09.30 - 11.00 Session 5 - Applying the Polyvagal Theory in Clinical Settings: ThePolyvagal Syndrome
11.00 - 11.20 Coffee Refreshments
11.20 - 13.00 Session 6 - The role of oxytocin in birthing, social attachment, and love
13.00 - 14.15 Lunch
14.15 - 15.45 Session 7 - How environmental factors tune the oxytocin receptor
15.45 - 16.00 Coffee Refreshments
16.00 - 17.00 Session 8 - Oxytocin and clinical disorders
17.00 - 17.30 Concluding session: How an oxytocin model and Polyvagal Theory reflect convergent processes in understanding connectedness, trust, and love

 

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