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The April 2018 PsychOz e-Newsletter
Calendar of Events
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View over 100 Professional Training Events and Conferences across Australia here.
EMDR: STEP BY STEP
With In-Session Client Demonstrations
'EMDR Step-by-Step' is a comprehensive course with Linda Curran (recognised trauma specialist, sought-after international trainer and best-selling author on trauma) that will provide you with practical strategies for effective implementation of EMDR
into your practice.
ONLINE TRAINING
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INTERNAL FAMILY SYSTEMS (IFS) FOR TRAUMA, ANXIETY, DEPRESSION, ADDICTION AND MORE
The IFS approach is filled with simple but powerful tools to treat many mental health issues by working with the various parts that clients find within themselves. Join IFS creator Richard Schwartz and IFS organization chairman Frank Anderson, to learn the transformative therapy model that can offer breakthrough healing of trauma, anxiety, depression, substance abuse, eating disorders and more.
ONLINE TRAINING
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FELDENKRAIS FUNDAMENTALS
Embodying Mindfulness
Presenters: Feldenkrais Institute of Australia
You will discover how improving attention and awareness can lead to improvements in movement quality, sensory perception, problem solving and body (self) image. Workshops offered in many cities across Australia.
March 22nd through November 30th, 2018.
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DIALECTICAL BEHAVIOR THERAPY (DBT):
Intensive 8-Week Certificate Course

This intensive Course featuring Lane Pederson (internationally recognised DBT expert, speaker, author and founder of the Dialectical Behavior Therapy National Certification and Accreditation Association) will give you the skills and tools you need to see even your most challenging clients thrive.
ONLINE TRAINING
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IMAGO RELATIONSHIP THERAPY TWO-DAY TRAINING
A specialist training in working with couples
Presenter: Brenda Rawlings
Couples work can be dynamic, stimulating and highly effective using the structured processes inherent in Imago. Experience the depth and beauty of this work in creating connection between couples. At the same time enable increased passion, greater differentiation, and freedom from painful attachment cycles. A stimulating and comprehensive two days with one of Australasia’s leading relationship experts.
Sydney: 12-13 April; Melbourne: 23-24 April, 2018  
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CORE SKILLS AND TECHNIQUES FOR WORKING
WITH COUPLES

Foundational skills training and perspectives for effectively working with couples
Presenter: Dr Ari Badaines
This training day is designed to give therapists an opportunity to learn systemic concepts when working with couples and to build confidence in this area of clinical work. Participants will be introduced to ‘Systemic’ thinking which is central to effective couple work.
BRISBANE: 19th April; SYDNEY: 21st June.
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INTERNAL FAMILY SYSTEMS MODEL
WORKSHOPS (SYDNEY)

Using Self and subpersonalities for healing and growth
Presenter: Simon d'Orsogna MA
In this intensive workshop you will immerse yourself in the Internal Family Systems (IFS) model of psychotherapy to further teach the non-pathological multiplicity of mind. This 3-day workshop (Fri-Sun) is suitable for therapists, psychologists, counsellors and healing professions.
SYDNEY: 27th — 29th April, 2018.

JUST POSTED! 14 day week-long retreat-style Level 1 Certification Trainings in May, August and Oct.
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ESTHER PEREL'S TRANSFORMATIVE APPROACH TO COUPLES THERAPY IN ACTION
Get instant access to Esther Perel's in-depth clinical analysis as she and Networker Editor Rich Simon take a deep dive into the real-life couples sessions recorded for her podcast where you'll discover tools and insight that make this Master Class essential to transforming your couples therapy results.
ONLINE TRAINING
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RADICAL EXPOSURE TAPPING LEVEL ONE
Deactivating the Buttons
Presenter: Laurie MacKinnon PhD
Two-day training in RET tapping for rapid resolution of
traumatic memories.
SYDNEY: 4th & 5th May, and 14th & 15th September.
MELBOURNE: 6th & 7th July.

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 DRAMA IN THERAPY: ACTION METHODS FOR LEARNING, INSIGHT AND GROWTH
Natalie Mackenzie - Registered Dramatherapist
Fill your creative therapy tool kit with practical drama techniques to use in counselling and group work. Practice dramatherapy processes like embodiment, drama games and story enactments to apply in a range of clinical settings.
Sydney: 14th — 15th May, 2018.
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SUPERVISOR TRAINING MELBOURNE
Supervision 101
Presenter: Dr Graham Barker
The forty hour, PACFA endorsed, ACA accredited seminar designed for therapists with or eligible for, PACFA or ACA clinical registration who desire to become accredited supervisors will be presented by Dr Graham Barker. The course meets the updated PACFA and ACA requirements.
May 18-19, July 20-21, Oct. 20, 2018.
Email docbarker01@gmail.com for further details.
BESSEL VAN DER KOLK'S TRAUMA TREATMENT
MASTERY COURSE

Dr. van der Kolk offers a brilliant synthesis of evolving neuroscience, trauma research and clinical practices that will help you effectively assess, diagnose and treat trauma and
attachment disorders.
ONLINE TRAINING
more info
FREUD CONFERENCE MELBOURNE
Turbulent Times: Populism and the attack on knowledge elites – psychoanalytic and political science perspectives
Guest speakers: Dr Philip Stokoe, UK, psychoanalyst and group relations’ consultant, & Dr Richard Chauvel, Hon Fellow, Asia Institute, University of Melbourne.
Drawing upon the above perspectives the speakers will develop a model for understanding the growing nationalistic and xenophobic sentiments within large numbers of voters, in first world democracies. The phenomena of Brexit, Trumpism and Hansonism will be explored, in the context of a paranoid schizoid state of mind, in which thinking is hated and certainty is preferred.
Melbourne Brain Centre, Kenneth Myer Building, 30 Royal Parade, Parkville: Saturday 26th May, 2018
Contact: Christine.hill@monash.edu
or 0411 556 205
INTIMATE CONVERSATIONS WITH PRACTITIONERS
How to talk about sex with your clients
Presenter: Tanya Koens
An in-depth look at sexual issues faced by individuals and couples; causes; useful interventions and processes that you can use to help your clients.
Covering: Relationship pulse check: communication, patterns; Sexual expectations/beliefs/meanings and their impacts on libido, performance, relationships and self esteem; The importance of consent; Factors affecting desire; Desire and arousal systems; Making time and space for intimacy in long-term relationships; Male and female sexual dysfunctions; The physiology of pleasure – how it works, what feels good and what doesn’t! Case studies.
SURRY HILLS (NSW): Monday 28th May, 2018.
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WORKING WITH COUPLES WITH DESIRE DISCREPANCY
Facing the challenges of differences in sexual expectations
Presenter: Tanya Koens
This workshop is designed to help practitioners work with couples facing the challenges of differences in sexual expectations.
WHAT THE WORKSHOP COVERS: Attitudes, Beliefs and Behaviours; Desire and arousal models; Factors that influence desire and arousal; Different libido/sexual personalities that people have; Developing a sexual menu; Negotiating sex for couples.
SURRY HILLS (NSW): Tuesday 29th May, 2018.
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AUSTRALIAN COLLEGE OF APPLIED PSYCHOLOGY
At the Australian College of Applied Psychology (ACAP) you will be supported and enriched by our hands-on approach to learning, as you master the skills for a career that will make a real difference to people’s lives. If you are considering enhancing your counselling skills to develop your profession in new directions, ACAP offers a range of postgraduate courses in counselling, psychology and social work, many with flexible study options.
Apply now to commence study in May 2018.
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WORKING WITH COMPLEX TRAUMA
The Snow White Model
Naomi Halpern, CQSW, Grad Cert Human Rights
Harnessing the characters in the fairy-tale Snow White as a metaphor, Naomi provides a framework and strategies for working with complex trauma. Learn skills to identify fight-flight-freeze-submit responses and work within the window of tolerance to process trauma.
Hobart: 8 June; Canberra: 22 June; Adelaide: 29 June.
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WHEN WOUNDS FROM INFANCY COLLIDE
Integrating attachment and trauma in the treatment of severly distressed mother-child dyads and adult survivors of early interpersonal trauma
Presenter: Dr Jackie Amos
Drawing on attachment theory, ethology, trauma theories Jackie will familiarise participants with a comprehensive model, exploring the mechanisms underpinning relational trauma, acute episodic abuse and chronic and unpleasant hostility and helplessness that often characterise traumatising relationships.
NORTHCOTE (VIC): Tues 19th and Wed 20th June.
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INTERNATIONAL MASTERSON INSTITUTE AUSTRALIA
ONLINE INTRODUCTORY COURSES
Presenters: Caroline Andrew MAPS & Steve Reed Ph.D
(1) Working with the Borderline (Separation-sensitive: Hoffman, Powell & Cooper 2014) Adolescent & Adult.
(2) From Insecure Attachment to Adult Attachment Disorders.

ONLINE: July 24th through November 6th, 2018.
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SYDNEY FAMILY THERAPY TRAINING INSTITUTE
Certificate in Systemic Family Therapy
Presenters: Christine Senediak; Dr Glenn Larner; Ron Perry; Andrea Worth and guest lecturers
This course will provide participants with a thorough understanding of the core concepts of systemic family therapy theory and practice. Students will be provided with online readings, study guide and self-directed learning tasks to supplement the face to face lectures. This one year course provides monthly face to face interactive training sessions, followed by a semester of small group supervision, online learning tasks and webinars.
SYDNEY & ONLINE: July 2018 through June 2019.
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AUSTRALIAN ASSEMBLY ON AFFECT AND ATTACHMENT - AUGUST 2018
Theory into practice with EFT
Presenters: Dr Kathryn Rheem, EFT trainer Washington DC; Dr Judith Feeney, University of Queensland; Associates of ACEFT; Caz Moffat, Newcastle.
This is a national first — a gathering for EFT couples therapists, attachment researchers and students in mental health programs. Day One of the Brisbane event will be conference style with keynote addresses, clinical presentations and a master class in EFT with trauma couples. On Day Two, Dr Kathryn Rheem will present a workshop on stage 2 of EFT for couples. This workshop will be repeated in Melbourne two days later.
BRISBANE (Hotel Urban): August 25th — 26th;
MELBOURNE: August 28th.

more info
RISKY BUSINESS
Working with Compulsive and Self-endangering Behaviours in Trauma Survivors
Presenter: Assoc. Prof. John Briere
Dr Briere presents the Compensatory Avoidance Model, a nonpathologizing approach to working with intentional self-injury, suicide gestures, compulsive sexual behaviour, bingeing and purging, compulsive shoplifting, and other distress reduction behaviours in child abuse survivors.
Brisbane: Nov 5th & 6th, Sydney: Nov 12th & 13th,
Melbourne: Nov 16th & 17th, 2018.

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CLINICAL SUPERVISION SERVICES
Fundamentals of Clinical Supervision

This e-learning course consists of 7 self-paced modules including videos, reflective learning tasks, practical examples and demonstrations. The course is suitable for health and welfare professionals who currently or intend to provide clinical supervision. The course aims to increase confidence and skills in setting up and the delivery and evaluation of supervision considering wider systems issues, the client and agency.
ONLINE: Participants will complete course within 6 months from date of enrollment.
more info  
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