Sami TiminiSami Timimi, M.D., Ph.D., Psychiatrist, Professor of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry

University of Lincoln

United Kingdom 

"First do no Harm"  

Delivering mental health services without stunting people's abilities and resources (Plenary)

 
JeffChang

Jeff Chang, Ph.D., Psychologist, Associate Professor Applied Psychology

Athabasca University

Canada

"High Conflict Divorce"

Solution-Focused therapy with children and Families (Plenary)

 

Therese SteinerTherese Steiner, M.D., Child- and Adolescent Psychiatrist

Embrach child psychiatry practice / NGO / Terre des Hommes Suisse

Switserland

"Children and Adolescents who Emotionally and Socially Withdraw"

When and how to intervene from a Solution-Focused perspective (Plenary) 

 

ArnoudHuibersSevilla2016Arnoud Huibers, M.A., Psychologist, Systemic psychotherapist, Solution-focused trainer

Solutions Centre

The Netherlands

"Five Solution-focused Specialties"

Shared decision-making about the best course of action with families, parents, children and youth (Plenary)

 
PamelaKing

Pamela King,  Licenced marriage- and family therapist

Life Directions Coaching 

United States of America

"Solution-Focused Play Therapy"

Tools for effective therapy with children and families (Plenary)

 

JohnSharryJohn Sharry, M.D., Social worker, Psychotherapist

Solution Talk Dublin

Ireland

"Empowering Families to Find their Own Solutions"

Using the Parents Plus and Working Things Out programmes (Plenary)

 

HegemannThomasThomas Hegemann, M.D., Psychiatrist, Systemic psychotherapist

Istob / Ich Schaff's Institut

Germany

"Bringing SF to Schools"

Succeses and challenges from Germany (Plenary)

 

JanineJanine Waldman, MSc, Coach, Facilitator, Consultant

The Solutions Focus

United Kingdom

"Words that can Change Worlds" 

How to get the best out of people (Plenary)

 
 

GuyShennanGuy Shennan, Social worker, Solution-focused therapist

Guy Shennan Associates

United Kingdom

"From Punks to Plenary Presenters" 

Looking for opportunities to share creative solution-focused ideas (Plenary co-presented with Rob Black)

 

RobBlackRob Black, Social worker, Solution-focused therapist

Solution Focused Practice

United Kingdom

"From Punks to Plenary Presenters" 

Looking for opportunities to share creative solution-focused ideas(Plenary co-presented with Guy Shennan)

 
 

BenFurmanBen Furman, M.D., Psychiatrist, Systemic psychotherapist

Helsinki Brief Therapy Institute

Finland

"Solution-Focused Apps"

Computer-assisted Solution-Focused therapy with children and youth (Workshop)

 
 

SueYoungSue Young, anti-bullying co-ordinator en behaviour support manager

Private practice Hull

United Kingdom

"Solution-Focused Anti Bullying"

Responding to a young teenager troubled by bullying (Workshop co-presented with Sarah Berg)

 

SarahBergSarah Berg, B.A., Social worker, Case manager at Aids Serve Organization

Milwaukee

United States of America

"Solution-Focused Anti Bullying"

Responding to a young teenager troubled by bullying (Workshop co-presented with Sue Young)

 

YunjooKimYunjoo Kim, Social worker, SF trainer, Consultant, Supervisor

Solution Center Seoul

South Korea

"The Power of Positive Feedback"

Working with children with leukemia and their families (Workshop co-presented with Insook Choi)

 

InsookChoiInsook Choi, Social worker, SF trainer, Consultant, Supervisor

Solution Center Seoul

South Korea

"The Power of Positive Feedback"

Working with children with leukemia and their families (Workshop co-presented with Yunjoo Kim)

 

Ferdinand WolfFerdinand Wolf, Ph.D, Clinical psychologist, Psychotherapist

Private Practice Vienna

Austria

"Something beyond language"

Solution-Focused work with families with babies and small children"(Workshop)

 
 

UrsulaBuehlmanUrsula Buehlmann-Stahli, M.D., Specialist in Children's and adolescent psychiatry

Creathera Bern

Switserland

"Skills and Solutions - let's do it!"

Solution-focused work with children, adolescents and families (Workshop)

 
Brendan

Brendan Madden, M.A., Reg. psychologist, Solution-focused therapist

Brief Therapy Group Dublin / Internation Centre for Clinical Excellence

Ireland

"Integrating Feedback Tools"

Solution-focused work with children, young people and their families (Workshop)

 

DeniseDenise Yusuf, Solution-focused coach

Private Practice London

United Kingdom

"Spreading Kindness" 

A Solution Focused project in a school setting (Workshop co-presented with Evan George)

 

EvanGeorge1Evan George, Solution-focused trainer, consultant and therapist

BRIEF London

United Kingdom

"Spreading Kindness" 

A Solution Focused project in a school setting (Workshop co-presented with Denise Yusuf)

 
EstherDeWolf

Esther de Wolf, M.A., Psychologist, Psychotherapist and Trainer

Private Practice Amsterdam

The Netherlands

"Why the Solution-focused Approach Sometimes does not Work" 

A better understanding of the solution-focused approach in the field of problem solving (Workshop)

 

PaulZJacksonPaul Z Jackson, Solutionist, Consultant and Coach

The Solutions Focus

United Kingdom

"Solution-focused Games for Education" 

How can we as educators make our work more engaging, exciting and effective (Workshop)

 

MarenSchlueterMaren Schlueter, M.A., Psychologist and Programme coordinator

Balu and Du Project

Germany

"Balu und Du" 

Discover the Solution-Focused potential in 1:1 mentoring for children (Workshop)

 

EllaDeJongElla de Jong, Trainer, Counsellor, Coach, Writer

Bureau Uil 

The Netherlands

"Energizing Communication with Troubled Youth" 

Conversations with a creative input (Workshop)

 

MareikeWeihrauhMareike Weihrauch, Psychologist, Psychology Research Officer

National Suicide Research Foundation (NSRF) working on a project in the Irish Health System Executive (HSE).

Ireland

"Social Competencies in the Classroom" 

An evaluation of "Kids' Skills" implemented in a group setting (Workshop)

 

AnnemiekBroersenAnnemiek Broersen, Psychologist, Lecturer at the University of applied sciences HU

University of applied sciences of Hogeschool Utrecht

The Netherlands

"Focus"

Solution-focused tuning in education (Workshop co-presened with Geke Kalpwijk)

 

GekeKlapwijk2016Geke Klapwijk, Educational psychologist, Lecturer at Master SEN, PhD promovendus

University of applied sciences of Hogeschool Utrecht

The Netherlands

"Focus" 

Solution-focused Tuning in Education (Workshop co-presented with Annemiek Broersen)

 

GerardGerard Sieljes, Teacher, Certified counsellor & coach

ROC of Amsterdam, Counsellor/Coaching Practice "Van punt naar komma"

The Netherlands

"Working SF in Vocational Education (MBO/HBO)" (Dutch spoken!)

Good Practice in The Netherlands (Workshop co-presented Altien Steenbergen)

 

AltienAltien Steenbergen, MSc, Teacher, Certified counsellor & coach

ROC of Amsterdam, Counsellor/Coaching Practice "van punt naar komma"

The Netherlands

"Working SF in Vocational Education (MBO/HBO)" (Dutch spoken!)

Good Practice in The Netherlands (Workshop co-presented Gerard Sieljes)

 

WolfgangBauhofer1Wolfgang Bauhofer, Reg. psychologist, Head of department, Coach and Trainer

Bayerische Akademie fur Lehrerfortbildung und Personalfuhrung

Germany

"Changing Schools through Teaching SF to Teachers"

Lessons learned from Bavaria (Workshop co-presented with Thomas Hegemann)

 

AlfredVolkersAlfred Volkers, Trainer, Coach, Supervisor

Vraagkracht

The Netherlands

"How to Use of the 3-column Model Working with Families"

In case of worries about wellbeing and/or safety (Workshop co-presented with Rob Paludanus)

 

rob1Rob Paludanus, Trainer, Coach, Supervisor

Vraagkracht

The Netherlands

"How to Use of the 3-column Model working with Families"

In case of worries about wellbeing and/or safety (Workshop co-presented with Alfred Volkers)

 

JanMullerJan Mueller, Psychologist

IFR Hamburg

Germany

"Should I Stay or Should I Go Now?"

Helping clients making decisions without creating more difficulties" (Workshop)

 

EricaNapErica Nap, Singer, Free expression teacher 

Murali Institute

The Netherlands

"I Cannot Sing"

 Finding the solution to a non-existing problem (Workshop)

 

CarolBuchholzHollandCarol Buchholz Holland, Certified counselor, Associate Professor in Counselor Education

North Dakota State University

United States of America

"10 Key Lessons Learned"

Using the Solution-Focused approach with children and adolescents" (Workshop)

 

KinaSmitKina Smit, Educational psychologist

NatureNurture

The Netherlands

"The Solution Focused Approach meets Mindfulness"

Applying mindfulness to strenghten your SF mind-set

 

SeanFoySean Foy, PhD., Clinical psychologist, social worker, psychotherapist, trainer, educator.

The Learning Curve

Ireland

"Solution Focused Harm Reduction" 

Addiction treatment with adolescents (Plenary)