Maastricht Interview for Voices (3 day training)

Please note: All three dates (13/14/15 May 2024) need to be attended to complete this training.

13 May 2024 09:30 - 16:30 The Lantern, Shrewsbury

14 May 2024 09:30 - 16:30 The Lantern, Shrewsbury

15 May 2024 09:30 - 16:30 The Lantern, Shrewsbury

Aims: This workshop provides training for professionals in mental health care to work with people who hear voices. It provides an understanding of Maastricht Interview for Voices, an assessment tool developed by Dr Sandra Escher and Professor Marius Romme and how this can be used to support people who hear voices.

Learning Outcomes: 

  • Gain an understanding the principles of Maastricht Interview for voices and consider how this can be used in practice
  • Learn how to make sense of and accept the persons voices
  • Develop skills in establishing a link between the persons voices and their life experiences as a means of providing support.
  • Provides the opportunity to develop basic skills through practice, using the interview process to work with a voice hearer in the training..

Facilitators: Peter Bullimore and colleagues, Lived Experience trainers, National Paranoia Network

Audience: Staff and volunteers supporting adults who hear voices and may have experienced childhood trauma

Note: This course may contain sensitive or graphic content within the context of the training subject, please be aware of this content with respect to your own well-being and seek support should you need to.

Please read our course expectations for more details about the training.