Presenter: Tracey Farber
Dr Farber will be discussing the narrative of resilience in child survivors of the Holocaust and how this has informed her school-based program for building resilience.
Dr Tracey Farber is a social worker and psychologist who has written two theses “The therapists experience of stress in trauma counselling” and “Integrity vs Despair: The experience of traumatised child holocaust survivors”, the latter of which has been published in the South African Journal for Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy.
Dr Farber practices as a clinical psychologist in Private practice, where she has specialised for 22 years in play therapy, psychotherapy, and trauma counselling. Dr Farber also trains and supervises social work students, psychologists, and psychiatrists.
She facilitates resilience workshops based on her PHD research on mental health workers, teachers, and parents.
04 August 2021 @ 19h00-20:30 SAST1 HPCSA point applies
NO RECORDING will be available for this webinar.
About the Presenter
Tracey Farber is a clinical psychologist, holding a BA (Hons.) in Social Work, a M.A. (Clinical Psyche) (WITS) and a Ph.D. entitled “Integrity versus Despair”: The experiences of South African Holocaust survivors.
After completing her psychology degree, she entered private practice over 20 years ago, where she has had extensive experience working with adults who have personality and relationship difficulties. She has also worked in conjunction with child therapists and counselled parents.
Tracey has lectured and taught workshops about Trauma and its long term effects, she has also lectured at the Dept. of Psychiatry at Wits Medical School.