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Drs. John & Julie Gottman's Couples Course Making Marriages Work by Uncovering Secrets of Sex, Love & Trust World renowned relationship experts Drs. John and Julie Gottman know how solid, resilient relationships are built — and how troubled relationships are repaired.
Based on four decades of break-through research with more than 3,000 couples, they have developed proven methods, research-based assessment techniques and intervention strategies that have revolutionized couples therapy and helped build stronger, happier, and healthier relationships.
Now, John and Julie Gottman invite you to learn their proven approach in an exclusive, cutting-edge online course that will transform your work with couples. ONLINE (SELF PACE – 12 MONTH ACCESS) more info
ADVANCED PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT SEMINAR SERIES Presented by Metavision institute Working with relationships on all levels PD POINTS AVAILABLE 14th to 21st October, 2017 more info
MINDFULNESS MASTER CLASS
1 DAY WORKSHOP Presenter: Terry Fralich, LCPC A Step-by-Step Comprehensive Training in Using Mindfulness to Motivate Clients, Accelerate Change and Treat Major Clinical Issues. Sydney: 18 Oct; Melbourne: 20 Oct; Brisbane: 23 Oct; Adelaide: 25 Oct; Perth: 27 Oct more info
CONTEMPORARY GESTALT THERAPY PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT Presenters: Bob & Rita Resnick (USA) International presenters Bob & Rita Resnick (USA) are offering a series of Gestalt therapy events, including film screening & discussion, working with couples training and a contemporary Gestalt therapy skills workshop. Sydney: 19th - 22nd October more info
A SOCIAL CASEWORK FORUM Chairperson: Elizabeth McNevin ; Presenters: Jeff Buckley; Peta Briner; Leisa Tanner; Michael Anderton; Shirley Duckett; Paul Gibney; Rayleigh Joy
This forum is an initiative of The Queensland Systemic Therapy Training Group. Skilled practitioners will present their clinical work from a social casework perspective. Casework clinicians can attend, participate, debate and contribute to the ongoing rich history of this framework of clinical assessment and intervention. KEDRON: QLD. Friday, 27th October 2017 (9am - 5pm) more info
11TH ANNUAL CONFERENCE ON THE TREATMENT OF PERSONALITY DISORDERS Understanding Narcissistic Personalities and Other Relationship Complexities Keynote: Professor Elsa Ronningstam, Harvard Medical School and McLean Hospital USA
Experts in the field will present a variety of papers and posters covering topics including carer's perspective, research, and innovative service developments. Pre-conference Carer & Consumer day: Thursday, 2 Nov; Conference:Friday 3 Nov; Workshop:Saturday 4 Nov. more info
AUSTRALIA NEW ZEALAND SANDPLAY
THERAPY INSTITUTE Symbolic Attunement - the Therapist as Instrument Presenter: Dr Alexander Esterhuyzen, Psychiatrist, President of International Society for Sandplay Therapy
Participants will develop their sensitivity to the language of symbol, and its role in depth Sandplay Therapy - with special reference to applying Jungian clinical concepts with therapeutic effectiveness in clinical examples. Sydney: 3rd, 4th and 5th November more info
INTERNAL FAMILY SYSTEMS MODEL
WORKSHOP - SYDNEY Using Self and subpersonalities for healing and growth Presenter: Simon d'Orsogna MA IFS offers a clear, non-pathologizing, and empowering method of understanding human problems, trauma and developmental issues. These experiential Introductory workshops provide an EB practice and philosophy demonstrating 'internal attachment repair'. Sydney: 4th - 5th November more info
ART THERAPY INTRODUCTION The Art of Healing and Healing in Art Presenter: Robert Gray
Join highly regarded German art therapist, psychologist and theologian Robert Gray introducing the work with the unconscious through art. Newcastle: (Heatherbrae) 4 - 5 November
Sydney: 6 - 7 November more info
LAST CHANCE TO REGISTER! UNIQUE TRAINING OPPORTUNITY with the founder
of compassion-focused therapy, Prof PAUL GILBERT (UK)
Prof. Paul Gilbert: Introduction to Compassion Focused Therapy.Melbourne, Nov 15—17
Prof. Paul Gilbert & James Bennett-Levy:Compassionate Mind Training: Personal Practice Workshop Byron, Nov 20—22 Prof. Paul Gilbert, James Bennett-Levy & James Kirby: Compassion Focused Therapy – Advanced Clinical Skills.Brisbane, Nov 29—Dec 1
SUPERVISORS: CONSIDERING THE SELF WITHIN THE SUPERVISORY RELATIONSHIP Presenter: Dr Elizabeth Riley This workshop explores how our personal reactions to supervisees guides us in our supervisory approach. Spinelli’s model of ‘Self-to-Self’, ‘Self- to-Others’, ‘Others-to-Self’ and ‘Self-with-Others’ will be used to explore why we do what we do as supervisors. Sydney: 23rd November more info
LET'S TALK ABOUT SEX! When Sex comes into Therapy Presenter: Niki D - Psychotherapist, Trainer, Supervisor, Associate at Pink Therapy, London
Build your confidence in working with sexuality and diversity. Explore a range of topics including sexual attraction and addictions. Case examples and role play
will bring the topics to life. SYDNEY: November 23rd and 24th more info
RETIRE YOUR FAMILY KARMA Decode Your Family Pattern and Find Your Soul Path Presenter: Ashok Bedi MD DFAPA RCPsych.
Clinical Professor in Psychiatry, and Training Analyst Carl G Jung Institute of Chicago
This Melbourne seminar integrates the ancient wisdom of the Hindu traditions with the latest insights psychology and psychoanalysis offer to understand the dynamics of family karma and how to resolve it. MELBOURNE: November 25th, 2017 more info
MIRRORING HANDS WORKSHOP based on the work of Ernest Rossi PhD and our new book Presenter: Richard Hill. Mirroring Hands is a unique approach that opens the connections between the conscious and non-conscious. “...Brilliant in its simplicity...” Bill O’Hanlon.
"...offers deep wisdom about the inherent health that lies within...” Bonnie Badenoch.
SYDNEY: Nov 25 and 26. Attend one or both days. more info
GRIEF, LOSS, TRANSITION AND CHANGE
Creative ways of working with children,
adolescents and adults Presenter: Anthony Hillin This workshop invites you to experience for yourself a range of creative techniques for working with loss. Anthony has delivered this popular experiential workshop to over 100 audiences in Europe and Australasia. Brisbane: 27 - 28 November more info
NON SUICIDAL SELF INJURY (NSSI) IN CHILDREN
AND ADOLESCENTS: Addressing the functions of self-harm in young people Anthony Hillin and Dr Rob McAlpine Develop your skills in assessment and treatment using techniques from a range of therapeutic approaches with evidence of effectiveness in addressing NSSI in young people, including orienting management to address the functions of NSSI. Sydney: 30 November - 1 December more info
THE EVOLUTION OF PSYCHOTHERAPY 2017 International experts will assemble to describe state-of-the-art methods to solve problems in behavioural health and relationships. Master practitioners in the field of human psychology will present their latest research on a wide range of topics at the largest psychotherapy conference in the world. Topics include: post-traumatic stress disorders; depression; anxiety disorders; marital problems; stress and its consequences; personality disorders, and mental illness. ANAHEIM, CALIFORNIA, USA: December 12—18. more info
THE SPECIALIST COURSE IN COUPLE THERAPY The Specialist Course Presenters: Sarah Jones, Penny Evans, Loretta Bell, Linda Halley, Lily Rosenberg, Susie Huynh, Trish Thompson, Helena Deacon Wood This course provides students with Couple Therapy training in a range of theories and practices. A variety of teaching and learning methods are employed to present a range of therapeutic approaches that effectively work with couples. KEW, Relationships Australia (Victoria) 46 Princess Street. Tuesdays 9.30am - 3.30pm 6th February through 26th June 2018 more info
GRADUATE DIPLOMA OF FAMILY DISPUTE RESOLUTION (CHC81115) Presented by: Relationships Australia Victoria Learn how to help separated families to manage conflict, make decisions and develop parenting arrangements. Graduates are eligible for registration with the Attorney-General’s Department as a Family Dispute Resolution Practitioner and National Accreditation. 12 months part-time, including 50 hours’ placement. CAMBERWELL: Relationships Australia (Victoria)
1183 Toorak Road. Various days
23rd February through 22nd November 2018 more info
GESTALT THERAPY AUSTRALIA Become a Gestalt Therapist Gestalt Therapy Australia offers a comprehensive training program that explores and deepens the relational capacities of psychotherapists within the framework of Gestalt theory and practice. Trainees are invited into an experiential process that will expand their self-awareness as a means to developing their therapeutic presence. For more information contact Katrina in the GTA office, Education Centre, 333 Heidelberg Road, Northcote, Victoria, 3070. T: 03 9489 6300 E: firstname.lastname@example.org
MASTER OF CHILD PSYCHOTHERAPY Monash University - Dept Of Psychiatry This three-year, part-time online child psychotherapy specialisation within the Master of Mental Health Science suite of degrees gives you a deep understanding of psychoanalytic and developmental theory. February 2018 through November 2020 more info
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