Niklas Törneke

Niklas Törneke, MD., is a psychiatrist and psychotherapist. Having worked as a senior psychiatrist in the department of general psychiatry in his hometown of Kalmar, Sweden until 1991, Dr Törneke then started his private practice in 1998. He was originally trained as a cognitive therapist and earned his license as a psychotherapist in 1996. Since 1998, his work has mainly focused on acceptance and commitment therapy (ACT) as a therapist in his own practice and as a teacher and clinical supervisor. Dr Törneke has also authored the following books, some of which have been translated in several languages, including Turkish: An Introduction to Relational Frame Theory and Its Clinical Application; Metaphor in Practice; The ABCs of Human Behavior; Learning RFT

• Pre con workshop: Start learning RFT: An introduction to relational frame theory and its clinical application.
• Plenary: Generic principles for psychotherapy. A modern behavior analytic perspective. Shorter workshop in conference: Use of metaphor in psychotherapy

David Daniel

Daniel David is an "Aaron T. Beck" professor of Clinical Psychology and Psychotherapy at the Babeş-Bolyai UniversityCluj-NapocaRomania. He was the head of the Department of Clinical Psychology and Psychotherapy of the Babeş-Bolyai University between 2007 and 2012. Daniel David is also an adjunct professor at Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai and is the head of the Research Program at Albert Ellis Institute in New York.

• Full day course workgroup 18 October 2018
Integrated and multi-component CBT course enhanced with technology in anxiety disorders and depressive disorder (including in psychotic symptoms)
• Half day course workgroup October 19, 2018
Integrated and multi-component CBT course enhanced with technology in autism spectrum disorders

Paul Stallard

Paul Stallard is a professor at the Department of Child and Family Mental Health at the University of Bath and a director of Psychological Therapies at the Oxford Health NHS Trust. As a child and adolescent, one of the international authors of the CIS, Professor Stallard has many books, scientific works and awards.

• For the workshop: “CBT interventions for children and adolescents with depression: core treatment components”.
• For the presentation: “The prevention of adolescent self-harm and suicide”

Satwant Singh

Satwant Singh, PhD., is a BABCP accredited supervisor and trainer. As a nurse consultant in cognitive behavioural therapies and mental health, he is also the clinical lead for Improving Access to Psychological Therapies (IAPT) service in Waltham Forest,UK. Dr Singh has been awarded a prestigious Fellowship of the British Association of Behavioural Cognitive Psychotherapists (BABCP) and is the author of the book titled “overcoming hoarding disorder”.

• Workshop: CBT in Hoarding Disorder
• Workshop: Setting and applying Behavioral experiments in CBT