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The ACAT Administration office is based in Dorchester and is contactable Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm:

ACAT
PO Box 6793
Dorchester
DT1 9DL

Phone:  +44 (0)1305 263511

Administration Manager
Susan Van Baars  Email:   susanvanbaars@acat.me.uk
Tuesday and Wednesday | 9am to 5pm

Administrators
Maria Cross  Email: maria.cross@acat.me.uk  ||  admin@acat.me.uk
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday | 9am to 5pm 

Alison Marfell  Email: alison.marfell@acat.me.uk
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday |  9am to 5pm

Main Office Phone:   +44(0)1305 263511

Projects Officer
Vacant

ACAT is a Registered Charity and a Limited Company Registered in England
Registered Charity No 1141793
Company No 06063084

Registered Office
Bath House, 6-8 Bath Street, Bristol BS1 6HL

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ACAT’s Holders of Office
Honorary President: 
Chair of ACAT: Alison Jenaway
Vice Chair of ACAT: Robert Watson
Treasurer of ACAT: vacant

ACAT's Ambassador
We are pleased to welcome Rosie Cooper MP who became ACAT's first Ambassador in 2014.  Please click on this link for further information about Rosie.

ACAT Committee Chairs / Vice Chairs
Chair of ACAT Training Committee:  Liz Fawkes
Vice Chair of ACAT Training Committee:  Dawn Bennett
Chair of ACAT Exam Board:  Anna Jellema
Acting Chair of Ethics Committee:  Jay Dudley - c/o Maria Cross, ACAT Administrator 
Acting Vice Chair of Ethics Committee:  Henrietta Batchelor
Vice Chair of Supervisor Training:  Steve Potter
Vice Chair Accreditation of Prior Learning:  Sally-Anne Ennis
National External Examiner for Supervisor Training:  Jane Stephens [for all enquiries relating to Supervisor Training]
ACAT/SHU Liaison Representative:  Dawn Bennett
ACAT's UKCP Reps (HIPC):  Jessie Emilion and Sarah Cluley
Research Support Group Co-ordinator:  Robert Watson
Equality and Diversity Committee:  Hilary Brown
Vice Chair of Public and Membership Services:  vacancy
Trainee Representative:  vacancy


Editors of Reformulation (the newsletter for ACAT): email reformulation@acat.me.uk  
Co-Editor: Nicky Kimber Rogal
Co-Editor: Louise Yorke
Editorial Advisor: vacant

E-Newsletter Editor
Vacant

Contact for Buying ‘CAT Chat’ Videos
Contact: Irene Elia

Contact for Buying the Tony Ryle and CAT Scotland Informal Seminar DVD
Contact:  Alison Marfell   alison.marfell@acat.me.uk

ACAT Website
Website Support: Jon Sloper - email support@acat.me.uk

ACAT Calendar for October
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CPD Event: 3rd CAT Cumbria Event
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Ethics Panel, London
Exam Board, London
Training Committee, London
Trustees, London
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CPD Event: Working Collaboratively with Medically Unexplained Symptoms - offered by CAT South
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CPD Event: The 5-Session CAT Approach - offered by Catalyse
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ACAT's Board of Trustees ACAT elects a third (or more) of its trustees annually at its AGM on a rotational basis and at this year's meeting ACAT members said...........

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New Conference Audio Library for ACAT Members ACAT Members can now listen to a collection of audio recordings from ACAT's National Conferences from 2009 - 2015....

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Our Next 16 Events

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30-10-17 The 5-Session CAT Approach - offered by Catalyse#CATfive217 Course information: The course is specifically focused on building understanding and skills in using this application of CAT. It aims to: • Enhance understanding and skills to help work with service users who are unable to make us...

01-11-17 Dorset CAT Practitioner TrainingDorset CAT Practitioner Training November 2017 – October 2019 CAT is a time-limited therapy, normally 16 to 24 sessions, which integrates theories derived from cognitive psychology, and psychoanalytic therapy. It involves developing an active...

03-11-17 ACAT: CAT & Embodiment#ACATemb17 Embodiment, therapeutic space and reducing therapist fatigue This workshop is an exploration of how we may begin creatively to use engagement with our own embodiment as therapists to free up stuck or overwhelming process with challenging...

09-11-17 CAT 2 Day Introductory Workshop - offered by NTW NHS Foundation TrustCOGNITIVE ANALYTIC THERAPY (CAT) 2-DAY INTRODUCTORY WORKSHOP THU 9th & FRI 10th NOVEMBER 2017 9.30am – 4.00pm Provided by NTW Cognitive Analytic Therapy Service, Centre for Specialist Psychological Therapies, Northumberland, Tyne & W...

17-11-17 Working with Self-Harm - A relational approach - offered by CatalyseWorking with self-harm: a relational approach A 1-day workshop led by Clive Turpin and Cheryl Delisser Event Hashtag: #CATshr17 Booking options now open Overview of workshop: People who self-harm can present in many health settings from general ...

19-11-17 Developing Embodied Awareness: A short residential course - offered by Caroline DowerDeveloping Embodied Awareness: A short residential course Sunday 19th to 21st November 2017, Shepherds Dene, Riding Mill, Northumberland Caroline Dower is repeating this well-received workshop, first offered in April 2016. In all relational mode...

28-11-17 Applying CAT in Physical Healthcare Settings - offered by MCAT/PhysCATApplying Cognitive Analytic Therapy (CAT) in Physical Healthcare Settings An MCAT (Midlands CAT)/PhysCAT CPD and Special Interest Day Tuesday 28th November 2017 – 9.30am – 4.30pm (9.15am Registration) QEHB Postgraduate Centre, Mindelso...

30-11-17 2-day workshop in CAT Supervision - offered by Catalyse#CATsup17 Catalyse is offering an intensive 2-day Supervision Workshop for those who are in the processing of becoming ACAT accredited supervisors, those who are considering this step or those wanting to improve their CAT supervision skills. It form...

30-11-17 YouthCAT CPD and AGMYouthCAT CPD event & AGM CAT: REINTEGRATING YOUTH ALL LEVELS EVENT WHEN 30th November 2017 09:30 – 16:00 WHERE Best Western Plus Peterborough Orton Hall Hotel & Spa The Village, Orton Longueville, Peterborough PE2 7DN CONTACT - for...

08-12-17 Our Relational Selves, Narcissistic Wounding & CAT - offered by CAT South WestCAT South West CPD Event Exeter Community Centre Friday 8th December 2017 - 9.30am - 4.30pm Our Relational Selves, Narcissistic Wounding and CAT: An embodied and theoretical exploration Facilitated by Tim Sheard CAT psychotherapist and trainer Thi...

15-12-17 CAT and the Neurosciences - offered by the Sussex Partnership NHS Foundation TrustCognitive Analytic Therapy CPD Afternoon - 12.00 to 5.00 pm #CATinSussexNS Our aim is to help us be more aware of how the neurosciences can inform our practice of psychotherapy and what we notice and reflect on during it, and how they can help us u...

01-01-18 Inter-Regional Residential ACAT Psychotherapy Training in CAT (IRRAPT)Inter-Regional Residential ACAT Psychotherapy Training (IRRAPT) in Cognitive Analytic Therapy (CAT) 2018 - 2019 Closing Date for Applications extended for a short period with interviews in week commencing 13 November 2017 Organised by The Associati...

16-01-18 CAT East/NSFT CAT Practitioner TrainingA Two year Cognitive Analytic Therapy Practitioner Training Course offered by CAT East / Norfolk & Suffolk NHS Foundation Trust Accredited by the Association for Cognitive Analytic Therapy (ACAT) This course commences in January 2018, with ele...

25-01-18 Catalyse CAT Skills Case Management TrainingCatalyse CAT Skills Case Management Training 2018 CAT skills Case management Course: working with complex clients (Including but not limited to adult mental health and forensic settings) Dr Marisol Cavieres and Dr Karen Shannon Accredited CAT ther...

05-07-18 24th Annual ACAT Conference 2018ACAT's 2018 National Conference will be held at Keele University 5-7 July 2018. Further details shortly Call for Conference Programme Organisers 2018: Our thoughts have already turned to next year’s conference which is being held Thursda...

06-07-18 ACAT's Annual General Meeting 2018ACAT's AGM 2018 will be held within the National Conference 2018 on Friday, 6 July 2018. Further details in due course...

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