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New South Wales

Date Event Location
9 Feb 2015 Art and Play Therapy for Children
Endorsed CPD: 2 day workshop

Learn art and play therapy methods ideal for counselling children 2 – 10 years. Explore suitable toys and materials to best engage and work with children in therapy in ways that allow them to lead the way.

Burwood, NSW
9 Feb 2015 Mindful self-compassion: 5 day course for professionals wishing to integrate self compassion into their work
Endorsed CPD: 5 day course

Mindful Self Compassion (MSC) is an empirically- supported, program designed to cultivate the skill of self- compassion This 5 day course will teach participants core MSC principles and practices that enable participants to respond to difficult emotions with kindness and understanding.

Sydney, NSW
14 Feb 2015 From the Frontline
Endorsed CPD: 1 day workshop

A unique opportunity for those in the helping professions to connect with first responders (police, paramedics and firefighters) and gain an insight into some of the unique stresses they face.

Doyalson, Central Coast NSW
14 Feb 2015 Beginner's Guide to Online Marketing - How to get your practice off to a strong start
Endorsed CPD: 3 hour workshop

Important questions regarding online marketing will be explored throughout the workshop:

  • how to define your niche for marketing purposes
  • the importance and features of a client attracting website
  • how to decide which social media platforms to start using
Sydney, NSW
14 Feb 2015 Content marketing and online marketing - what you need to know to attract clients now
Endorsed CPD: 3 hour workshop

Insightful 3 hour workshop discussing how to attract new clients to your private practice, presented by Clinton Power.

Sydney, NSW
17 Feb 2015 Work effectively in the problem gambling sector
Endorsed CPD: 2 day workshop

Develop an in-depth understanding of problem gambling in NSW and identify the key support strategies for people who engage in problem gambling.

Sydney, NSW
19 Feb 2015 Treating Bipolar Disorder from a Psychological Perspective
Workshop

Members: $210.00

Non members: $270.00

1st Floor, 87-97 Regent Street, Chippendale
19 Feb 2015 Project Management
Endorsed CPD: 1 day workshop

Learn strategies and skills and the fundamentals of a project management framework. Take away tools to guide a project from start to finish.

Sydney, NSW
20 Feb 2015 Writing case notes and documentation
Endorsed CPD: 1 day workshop

Case-notes, file-notes, client reports, client advocacy letters and operational documents are fundamental tools for workers and organisations to keep track of and communicate their work with clients and programs. They are part of the basis of decision-making about clients. Most importantly, if anything goes wrong, they may be called as evidence in reviews or even court cases. Learn about structured ways to ensure that your case-notes and documentation are clear, useful and consistent

Sydney, NSW
23 Feb 2015 Creative Interventions with Children with Anxiety
Endorsed CPD: 2 day workshop

Face fears with fun. Learn ways to creatively help children and young people manage anxiety by reviewing relevant DSM 5 anxiety disorders, considering art and play therapy case studies and practicing suitable methods and tools to work creatively, safely and respectfully.

Burwood, NSW
23 Feb 2015 Motivational Interviewing: Helping people change
Endorsed CPD: 3 day workshop

Motivational interviewing is a person-centred, evidence-based approach aimed at decreasing resistance and increasing the possibility of change within an atmosphere of acceptance and compassion

* FPS Relevant Activity *

Sydney, NSW
26 Feb 2015 Legal issues for NGO providers in OoHC
Endorsed CPD: 2 day workshop

This workshop is designed to provide participants with experience in consulting the Children and Young Persons’ (Care and Protection) Act 1998 and increasing their knowledge of integral parts of the legislation. The course also provides participants with background to the manner in which a child/young person comes into care in NSW, alternatives to coming into care, interim and final orders, care plans, care orders, the Children’s Court and appeal processes

Sydney, NSW
26 Feb 2015 Keeping Motherhood Real Conference
Endorsed CPD: 2 day conference

This two day conference promises to deliver what practitioners who work with expecting and new families need to know. Fantastic presenters discussing leading research, incorportating IPT theory, practice, and skills for the perinatal period.

Sydney, NSW
27 Feb 2015 Foundations for Emotionally Focused Work
Endorsed CPD: 7 day course

This course is designed for practitioners wishing to learn Emotionally Focused work and will provide participants tools for intrapersonal and interpersonal assessment and the protocols for conducting assessment and ongoing sessions. The course is presented through a 2 day intensive workshop and then 5 days once per fortnight.

* FPS Relevant Activity *
Annandale, NSW
27 Feb 2015 Adolescent risk taking
Endorsed CPD: 1 day workshop

Learn how to help young people stay safe. Understand what changes have taken place in society and how these interact with adolescent development to increase the dangers of risk taking.

Sydney, NSW
5 Mar 2015 Accredited Short Course in Infant Massage Education
Endorsed CPD: 4 day workshop

This government accredited short course provides students with the skills and knowledge required to deliver parent-baby programs that promote early infant mental health through supporting parent-infant communication using healthy touch, baby massage, facial communication, movement, voice and other crucial interactions.

Sydney, NSW
6 Mar 2015 Working with Emotions
Endorsed CPD: 1 day workshop

This one day workshop introduces Emotion Focused work to practitioners. There will be an opportunity to consider the elements in Emotion Focused work experientially and theoretically, view demonstration tapes, and have mini-practices of the technical skills.

Annandale, NSW
6 Mar 2015 Tackling the Challenges of Infidelity, Ambivalence and Separation in Couple Counselling
AASW Workshop

This course is for practitioners looking to develop their skills in working with couples who present with common and often challenging relationship problems, specifically in the areas of infidelity, ambivalence and separation issues.

1st Floor, 87-97 Regent Street, Chippendale
6 Mar 2015 Narrative Therapy - 2 days of core concepts and key skills training
Endorsed CPD: 2 day workshop

Throughout this 2 day workshop, participants will identify and challenge many truths about people, problems and narrative therapy.

Sydney, NSW
9 Mar 2015 Certificate in Art and Play Therapy for Children and Young People
Endorsed CPD: Certificate level training

This course takes you on a journey into the creative world of art and play therapies for children and young people aged 2- 25. Over 15 days you will explore and practice a range of art, play, music, drama, symbol and sandplay methods that really make a difference for helping children and their families.

Burwood, NSW
10 Mar 2015 Accidental Counsellor: 2 day CCWT Workshop plus Distance Package
Endorsed CPD: 2 day workshop

This blended learning option has been developed for regional and remote workers. Explore frameworks and practice skills that workers in non-counselling roles can use to effectively respond to people who are experiencing emotional distress. Participants will learn core skills in active listening, effective questioning, assessment and referral, crisis intervention and self-care. Self-awareness and professional boundaries will also be discussed and explored.

Albury, NSW
11 Mar 2015 Legal issues for NGO providers in OoHC
Endorsed CPD: 2 day workshop

This workshop is designed to provide participants with experience in consulting the Children and Young Persons’ (Care and Protection) Act 1998 and increasing their knowledge of integral parts of the legislation. The course also provides participants with background to the manner in which a child/young person comes into care in NSW, alternatives to coming into care, interim and final orders, care plans, care orders, the Children’s Court and appeal processes

Maitland, NSW
12 Mar 2015 Musicking - Music Methods in Counselling
Endorsed CPD: 2 day workshop

Learn neuro scientific evidence for the use of music for therapeutic purposes. Participate in music-based activities such as drumming, singing, choosing songs for psychological impact, and music-based imagery.

Burwood, NSW
17 Mar 2015 Accidental Counsellor: 3 day CCWT Workshop
Endorsed CPD: 3 day workshop

Explore frameworks and practice skills that workers in non-counselling roles can use to effectively respond to people who are experiencing emotional distress. Participants will learn core skills in active listening, effective questioning, assessment and referral, crisis intervention and self care. Self awareness and professional boundaries will also be discussed and explored.


Sydney, NSW
19 Mar 2015 Dialectical Behaviour Therapy: 2 Day Skills Training Workshop
AASW CPD: 2-day Workshop
AASW NSW Branch Office
20 Mar 2015 Couple Assessment
Endorsed CPD: 2 day workshop

This workshop is designed to provide practitioners with comprehensive assessment protocols for couple work.

Annandale, NSW
20 Mar 2015 Loss and Grief working with children and young people - age appropriate interventions and practical strategies to promote healing
Endorsed CPD: 1 day workshop

This workshop draws from the “Seasons for Growth” program which is an Australian grief and loss support program for children and young people. The workshop will invite “story telling” as a strategy and emphasise the important role of feeling, thinking, questioning and deciding and doing in order to heal life’s hurts and to bring about change

Sydney, NSW
21 Mar 2015 Clinical Hypnosis for Health Professionals - enhance your existing therapy to help your clients manage pain, stress, phobias and more
Endorsed CPD: 2 day workshop

Clinical Hypnosis for Health Professionals is designed to facilitate the understanding and professional development of health professionals. On the first day we will cover clinical hypnosis and clinical hypnotherapy theories and concepts which will identify the health professionals existing practices which have hypnotic components. Examples of safe pre-hypnotic procedures will be taught and practiced to further reinforce theories and concepts. The learning will be reinforced by practical demonstrations with volunteer group members.

Sydney, NSW
23 Mar 2015 Art Therapy 101
Endorsed CPD: 2 day workshop

A picture paints a thousand words that otherwise may not be spoken. Learn how to respectfully use art in therapy for all ages to give voice to the voice less.

Burwood, NSW
23 Mar 2015 Affidavit and report writing and giving evidence in Children's Court for NGO's
Endorsed CPD: 1 day workshop

This one day workshop builds on the workshop ‘Legal Issues for NGO OOHC Providers’.

Sydney, NSW
25 Mar 2015 Accidental Counsellor: 2 day CCWT Workshop plus Distance Package
Endorsed CPD: 2 day workshop

This blended learning option has been developed for regional and remote workers. Explore frameworks and practice skills that workers in non-counselling roles can use to effectively respond to people who are experiencing emotional distress. Participants will learn core skills in active listening, effective questioning, assessment and referral, crisis intervention and self-care. Self-awareness and professional boundaries will also be discussed and explored.

Moruya, NSW
25 Mar 2015 Beyond smoke and mirrors: dealing with problem gambling
Endorsed CPD: 1 day workshop

Understand how gamblers may deceive others to conceal the impact of gambling on their lives and learn how to work with deception in a respectful way

Sydney, NSW
26 Mar 2015 Building parents' reflective capacities
Endorsed CPD: 1 day workshop

Acquire the skills to support parents to understand and respond to the needs and feelings underlying their children’s behaviour. Learn how to engage in a reflective dialogue with parents, speak on behalf of the child and offer developmental guidance

Sydney, NSW
1 Apr 2015 Group therapy training (part one) - a ten week training course for those wishing to facilitate therapeutic groups
Endorsed CPD: 10 week course

This 10 week workshop will allow participants to increase their knowledge of theory and practice of group therapy. Please view full description for further details

Sydney, NSW
1 Apr 2015 Building cultural competence in working with colonised Indigenous peoples
Endorsed CPD: 1 day workshop

A thought provoking, experiential course that explores the impacts of colonisation and provides tools and strategies to develop your ability to provide culturally competent service delivery

Surry Hills, Sydney
16 Apr 2015 Therapeutic Doll Making: Connections to the Self
Endorsed CPD: one day workshop

This experiential workshop is designed to provide practitioners with an understanding of the therapeutic benefits of doll making. The workshop is experiential in that practitioners will also make their own therapeutic doll to take with them at the end of the day.

* Discount for AASW members *

Blue Mountains, Katoomba
16 Apr 2015 The Art of Grieving
Endorsed CPD: 2 day workshop

Explore and experience the healing benefits of supported grief work through art in this two day course. Current loss and grief theories will be provided and applied through creative expressions.

Burwood, NSW
17 Apr 2015 Deactivating the Buttons: An Introduction to Radical Exposure Tapping with Laurie MacKinnon PhD
Endorsed CPD: 2 day workshop

The skills based workshop provides a framework for understanding and working with the traumatic memories that underpin clients' emotional reactivity. By observing videotapes of actual therapy sessions and through opportunities to practice, clinicians will develop skills in: assessing for PTSD, decreasing arousal; obtaining trauma history; and practice skills in processing traumatic memories through Radical Exposure Tapping, a form of brief therapy in which graduated exposure is combined with tapping techniques to rapidly reduce distress.

*FPS Relevant Activity*
Sydney, NSW
21 Apr 2015 Best practice in home visiting
Endorsed CPD: 2 day workshop

If you spend a lot of your work time in other people’s homes, this course is for you. We will be working from real life scenarios to identify tools and practice skills to keep you safe before, during, and after home visiting, in what can be tricky and complex environments. We will focus in on understanding and applying a 4 phase crisis intervention approach to reduce risk from the sometimes unexpected and challenging behaviors we encounter in home visiting. Time will be spent understanding legal and ethical issues and working through participant posed and provided practice dilemmas. We will finish with useful self-care management skills

Sydney, NSW
23 Apr 2015 Accidental Counsellor: 2 day CCWT Workshop plus Distance Package
Endorsed CPD: 2 day workshop

This blended learning option has been developed for regional and remote workers. Explore frameworks and practice skills that workers in non-counselling roles can use to effectively respond to people who are experiencing emotional distress. Participants will learn core skills in active listening, effective questioning, assessment and referral, crisis intervention and self-care. Self-awareness and professional boundaries will also be discussed and explored.

Tamworth, NSW
23 Apr 2015 Legal issues for NGO providers in OoHC
Endorsed CPD: 2 day workshop

This workshop is designed to provide participants with experience in consulting the Children and Young Persons’ (Care and Protection) Act 1998 and increasing their knowledge of integral parts of the legislation. The course also provides participants with background to the manner in which a child/young person comes into care in NSW, alternatives to coming into care, interim and final orders, care plans, care orders, the Children’s Court and appeal processes

Campbelltown, NSW
27 Apr 2015 Symbols and Sandplay
Endorsed CPD: 2 day workshop

Sandplay allows for the projective expression of one’s personal inner world. Learn how to respectfully invite the creation of miniature scenes and stories that help clients see, know and change.

Burwood, NSW
30 Apr 2015 Accredited Short Course in Infant Massage Education
Endorsed CPD: 4 day workshop

This government accredited short course provides students with the skills and knowledge required to deliver parent-baby programs that promote early infant mental health through supporting parent-infant communication using healthy touch, baby massage, facial communication, movement, voice and other crucial interactions.

Sydney, NSW
30 Apr 2015 Beyond Barbed Wire
Endorsed CPD: 1 day workshop

At this interactive and enlightening workshop learn about the NSW prison system, and explore factors that lead to offending and common impacts of imprisonment. Develop practical skills and increase your confidence to provide effective services and supports to clients with histories of imprisonment

Sydney, NSW
1 May 2015 Anger
Endorsed CPD: 2 day workshop

This is a practical, hands-on workshop to explore ways of understanding and working with anger, from irritation and frustration to anger and rage.

Annandale, NSW
1 May 2015 Brief Psychodynamic Therapy - applying Time Limited Dynamic Psychotherapy (TLDP) in an integrated practice
Endorsed CPD: 1 day workshop

Brief Psychodynamic Therapy is proving to be an important adjunct to any integrated practitioner’s armoury. This workshop is an opportunity to understand and enjoy its development, underpinnings, applications and outcomes.

Sydney, NSW
2 May 2015 Integrating Spirituality and Psychotherapy - practical matters for counsellors and psychotherapists
Endorsed CPD: 1 day workshop

This workshop will allow participants to explore the practical challenges of practice in respect to spirituality and psychotherapy.

Sydney, NSW
5 May 2015 Art and Play Therapy with Children
Endorsed CPD: 1 day workshop

Learn about child-led play therapy. Toys are children’s words and play is their language. Play therapy is a method that optimises children’s self-expression and safety in counselling. Learn what play therapy involves and maximise success in engaging with and supporting change for children 2-10

Sydney, NSW
6 May 2015 Legal issues for NGO providers in OoHC
Endorsed CPD: 2 day workshop

This workshop is designed to provide participants with experience in consulting the Children and Young Persons’ (Care and Protection) Act 1998 and increasing their knowledge of integral parts of the legislation. The course also provides participants with background to the manner in which a child/young person comes into care in NSW, alternatives to coming into care, interim and final orders, care plans, care orders, the Children’s Court and appeal processes

Ballina, NSW
7 May 2015 Affidavit and report writing and giving evidence in Children's Court for NGO's
Endorsed CPD: 1 day workshop

This one day workshop builds on the workshop ‘Legal Issues for NGO OOHC Providers’.

Maitland, NSW
12 May 2015 Accidental Counsellor: 2 day CCWT Workshop plus Distance Package
Endorsed CPD: 2 day workshop

This blended learning option has been developed for regional and remote workers. Explore frameworks and practice skills that workers in non-counselling roles can use to effectively respond to people who are experiencing emotional distress. Participants will learn core skills in active listening, effective questioning, assessment and referral, crisis intervention and self-care. Self-awareness and professional boundaries will also be discussed and explored.

Newcastle, NSW
12 May 2015 Assessment and referral skills
Endorsed CPD: 2 day workshop

A poor assessment can have serious consequences and can even re-traumatize a person. A good assessment is made up of many things; trust, communication, safety and good decision-making.A great assessment requires a little bit more. Explore what it takes to make an authentic person-centered assessment that has a positive impact. Explore the process behind an effective referral and identify the support services statewide that are available for referral.

Sydney, NSW
12 May 2015 Best practice in home visiting
Endorsed CPD: 2 day workshop

If you spend a lot of your work time in other people’s homes, this course is for you. We will be working from real life scenarios to identify tools and practice skills to keep you safe before, during, and after home visiting, in what can be tricky and complex environments. We will focus in on understanding and applying a 4 phase crisis intervention approach to reduce risk from the sometimes unexpected and challenging behaviors we encounter in home visiting. Time will be spent understanding legal and ethical issues and working through participant posed and provided practice dilemmas. We will finish with useful self-care management skills

Albury, NSW
13 May 2015 Legal issues for NGO providers in OoHC
Endorsed CPD: 2 day workshop

This workshop is designed to provide participants with experience in consulting the Children and Young Persons’ (Care and Protection) Act 1998 and increasing their knowledge of integral parts of the legislation. The course also provides participants with background to the manner in which a child/young person comes into care in NSW, alternatives to coming into care, interim and final orders, care plans, care orders, the Children’s Court and appeal processes

Dubbo, NSW
14 May 2015 Therapist Self Care - becoming a (self) compassionate and psychologically flexible therapist
Endorsed CPD: 1 day workshop

This workshop is for you, the therapist. Whatever you are doing, whatever your clinical background, Mary will focus on meaning and well-being. Whether you are an ACT therapist or not, shaping yourself how you wish to be in session and in your personal life can be a struggle. Compassion and connection with your clients develops with clinical experience, for some with ease for others with struggles. Applying the same principles of care and compassion to yourself can be more challenging.

Sydney, NSW
14 May 2015 Assessing Children: Autism, ADHD or Trauma
Endorsed CPD: 1 day workshop

Acquire the knowledge to assess whether a child's presentation relates to trauma, ADHD or to Autism Spectrum Disorders. Hear from a psychologist and child and adolescent psychiatrist about approaches that optimise the outcomes for children

Sydney, NSW
15 May 2015 Building resilience in the face of change - helping our clients transition through the difficulty of change
Endorsed CPD: 1 day workshop

Grief reactions to change are normal and guide us through the adjustment process. Learn about the threefold process of transitioning and the change process of planned and unplanned change.

Sydney, NSW
15 May 2015 Working with difficult couples - step by step processes and skills
Endorsed CPD: 1 day workshop

This is a one day course designed to give both new and experienced therapists the confidence and skills to work with a couple – particularly a couple who has presented in crisis.

Melbourne, Vic
19 May 2015 Beyond Developmental Trauma - what we know about changing brains, and changing outcomes for children and young adults
Endorsed CPD: 2 day workshop

Explore intervention strategies that target or are linked to different neurological systems, and learn how to embed these strategies through individual case planning into a reparative care environment. Your learning will be based on informed neurodevelopmental theory including a range of models

Sydney, NSW
21 May 2015 Legal issues for NGO providers in OoHC
Endorsed CPD: 2 day workshop

This workshop is designed to provide participants with experience in consulting the Children and Young Persons’ (Care and Protection) Act 1998 and increasing their knowledge of integral parts of the legislation. The course also provides participants with background to the manner in which a child/young person comes into care in NSW, alternatives to coming into care, interim and final orders, care plans, care orders, the Children’s Court and appeal processes

Sydney, NSW
22 May 2015 Therapeutic Storytelling
Endorsed CPD: 2 day workshop

Learn how the ancient art of storytelling can help children understand and tolerate the stresses of life. Experience first-hand a method to enrich therapeutic relationships and create opportunities to explore the effects of trauma and loss.

Burwood, NSW
22 May 2015 Neuroscience: enhancing and informing your clinical work - 101 understanding the brain to understand your client
Endorsed CPD: 1 day workshop

This seminar will provide a solid foundation for a deeper investigation of the brain and how we can use that knowledge in mental health practice.

Sydney, NSW
23 May 2015 Working with perinatal disorders - assessing, measuring and working with depression, anxiety and distress during pregnancy and in early parenthood
Endorsed CPD: 1 day workshop

Throughout the day, participants will learn to:

  • identify key indicators for perinatal mood disorders,
  • administer and interpret the Edinburgh postnatal depression scale.
  • assess level of comorbidity of anxiety and depression in postnatal period
  • conduct basic assessments of mother and child interaction/s
  • assess suicidal and homicidal ideation of clients with infants
  • apply basic CBT and Interpersonal therapy for perinatal mood disorders
* FPS Relevant Activity *
Sydney, NSW
24 May 2015 Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT) for Generalised Anxiety Disorder (GAD)
Endorsed CPD: 1 day workshop

This workshop focuses on practical skills development, including the ability to recognise, assess and diagnose GAD, and to provide treatment based on problem formulation for specific clients.

* FPS Relevant Activity *
Sydney, NSW
25 May 2015 Teaching mindfulness to our clients - Practical Strategies, skills training and case work for enhancing client outcomes
Endorsed CPD: 1 day workshop

During this one-day seminar participants will explore how to teach mindfulness exercises to clients in psychotherapy.

* FPS Relevant Activity *
Sydney, NSW
28 May 2015 Treating PTSD with Dr Leah Giarratano
Endorsed CPD: 2 day workshop

This two-day workshop presents a highly practical and interactive workshop (case-based) for treating PTSD patients; the content is applicable to both adult and adolescent populations

* FPS Relevant Activity *
Sydney, NSW
29 May 2015 Application of Attachment Theory in Couple Counselling
AASW CPD: Workshop

Attachment theory will be presented as a useful model to understanding intimate adult relationships and how early attachment experiences influence these emotional bonds. This course is for practitioners looking to incorporate attachment ideas into their work with couples.

AASW NSW Branch Office
29 May 2015 Couple Talk
Endorsed CPD: 2 day workshop

The aim of this workshop is to present a comprehensive approach to couple work that allows for the restructuring of the emotional bond through healthy dialogue and the fostering of partner responsiveness.

Annandale, NSW
29 May 2015 Professional Practice Symposium - Developing and Thriving Professional Practice
Endorsed CPD: 1 day symposium

At the first Professional Practice Symposium you will engage with your colleagues to enquire and participate in discussions and Q&A. The Symposium program explores several issues that are important considerations for all professionals and those who are about to become new professionals across a range of mental health related professions. The key issues our speakers will talk about are professional direction including continuing education and building a career; supervision requirements and how to find the right supervisor; building your professional brand and identity; and digital marketing, social media and online networking.

Sydney, NSW
29 May 2015 Affidavit and report writing and giving evidence in Children's Court for NGO's
Endorsed CPD: 1 day workshop

This one day workshop builds on the workshop ‘Legal Issues for NGO OOHC Providers’.

Campbelltown, NSW
30 May 2015 Evidence Based Relaxation Therapy: Physiological and Psychological Benefits
Endorsed CPD: 3 hour workshop

This dynamic, scientific and holistic seminar reviews evidence based relaxation therapies, for both psychological and physical health. Relaxation therapies are innovative, preventative and focused health strategies. Seminar participants actively practice and teach simple, efficacious relaxation techniques to enhance clients' health and well being.

* FPS Relevant Activity *
Wollongong
30 May 2015 Working with stuck clients - in the moment skills and action techniques to get your client (& you) moving again
Endorsed CPD: 3 hour workshop

This dynamic workshop offers participants the opportunity to learn a range of action methods (based on psychodrama and Gestalt therapy techniques) which can enhance the therapeutic work with individuals and couples

Sydney, NSW
9 Jun 2015 Administration skills for community workers
Endorsed CPD: 1 day workshop

Enhance your administration skills to work more effectively in a community service. Learn how to prioritise tasks, identify and set up efficient systems and tools, finalise, file and flag tasks and manage others’s tasks if required.

Sydney, NSW
10 Jun 2015 Accidental Counsellor: 3 day CCWT Workshop
Endorsed CPD: 3 day workshop

Explore frameworks and practice skills that workers in non-counselling roles can use to effectively respond to people who are experiencing emotional distress. Participants will learn core skills in active listening, effective questioning, assessment and referral, crisis intervention and self care. Self awareness and professional boundaries will also be discussed and explored.


Sydney, NSW
14 Jun 2015 2 Day Intensive Dialectical Behaviour Therapy Training
Endorsed CPD: Multiple day workshop

Megan Shiell has worked as a DBT Practitioner and Consultant to Private Hospitals in Sydney, NSW for the last 7 years. She is intensively Trained in DBT and has formed consultation groups to conduct the researched 12 month model of DBT in various settings. Megan has trained the Mental Health Community in Mt Isa in DBT and advised on how to set up a DBT program regionally.

* FPS Relevant Activity *

Sydney, NSW
14 Jun 2015 Conflict resolution - helping our clients effectively resolve personal and professional conflicts
Endorsed CPD: 1 day workshop

This course will provide you with the basic Conflict Management Skills that you can put in your counselling tool kit.

Sydney, NSW
15 Jun 2015 Case Management for Residential Care Workers
Endorsed CPD: 1 day workshop

Case management for residential care clients brings its own set of challenges. This one-day workshop will provide you with specific strategies that will improve your practice. Topics include writing positive case notes, using mind maps in goal setting and building relational skills. The key underpinnings of case management will be outlined, keeping in mind the significant challenges that are imposed through residential care

Campbelltown, NSW
18 Jun 2015 Legal issues for NGO providers in OoHC
Endorsed CPD: 2 day workshop

This workshop is designed to provide participants with experience in consulting the Children and Young Persons’ (Care and Protection) Act 1998 and increasing their knowledge of integral parts of the legislation. The course also provides participants with background to the manner in which a child/young person comes into care in NSW, alternatives to coming into care, interim and final orders, care plans, care orders, the Children’s Court and appeal processes

Wollongong
19 Jun 2015 Individual Counselling Course
Endorsed CPD: 7 day course

This course provides counsellors with ways to intervene and work in an Emotionally Focused approach. The course is presented through a 2 day intensive workshop and then 5 Friday's usually once per fortnight.

* FPS Relevant Activity *
Annandale, NSW
20 Jun 2015 Interpersonal Neurobiology - understanding the relationship of brains across the social space
Endorsed CPD: 2 day workshop

This two day workshop will allow participants to explore the fundamental and underlying principles of Interpersonal Neurobiology and incorporate this into practice

Sydney, NSW
22 Jun 2015 Creative Interventions with Children with Trauma
Endorsed CPD: 2 day workshop

Improve your knowledge of and skill in working creatively with traumatised children and young people. Consider art and play therapy case studies and practice suitable methods and tools to work safely and respectfully with children and young people who have been affected by traumatic events.

Burwood, NSW
23 Jun 2015 Affidavit and report writing and giving evidence in Children's Court for NGO's
Endorsed CPD: 1 day workshop

This one day workshop builds on the workshop ‘Legal Issues for NGO OOHC Providers’.

Dubbo, NSW
10 Jul 2015 Hurts So Good: Understanding & Transforming Self Harm
Endorsed CPD: 1 day workshop

Self-harm is a complex and often misunderstood behaviour and is a serious public health issue. In 2010-2011 there were more than 26,000 hospitalizations across Australia as a consequence of self-harm. There will be thousands more instances not included in statistics because individuals don’t seek medical or mental health assistance. While the prevalence of self-harm is greater in girls/women, it is also a significant problem in boys/men.

* FPS Relevant Activity *
Sydney, NSW
15 Jul 2015 Accidental Counsellor: 2 day CCWT Workshop plus Distance Package
Endorsed CPD: 2 day workshop

This blended learning option has been developed for regional and remote workers. Explore frameworks and practice skills that workers in non-counselling roles can use to effectively respond to people who are experiencing emotional distress. Participants will learn core skills in active listening, effective questioning, assessment and referral, crisis intervention and self-care. Self-awareness and professional boundaries will also be discussed and explored.

Coffs Harbour
21 Jul 2015 Accidental Counsellor: 2 day CCWT Workshop plus Distance Package
Endorsed CPD: 2 day workshop

This blended learning option has been developed for regional and remote workers. Explore frameworks and practice skills that workers in non-counselling roles can use to effectively respond to people who are experiencing emotional distress. Participants will learn core skills in active listening, effective questioning, assessment and referral, crisis intervention and self-care. Self-awareness and professional boundaries will also be discussed and explored.

Merimbula, NSW
22 Jul 2015 Affidavit and report writing and giving evidence in Children's Court for NGO's
Endorsed CPD: 1 day workshop

This one day workshop builds on the workshop ‘Legal Issues for NGO OOHC Providers’.

Wollongong
22 Jul 2015 Affidavit and report writing and giving evidence in Children's Court for NGO's
Endorsed CPD: 1 day workshop

This one day workshop builds on the workshop ‘Legal Issues for NGO OOHC Providers’.

Ballina, NSW
23 Jul 2015 Treating Complex Trauma with Dr Leah Giarratano
Endorsed CPD: 2 day workshop

The emphasis of this two-day training program is upon imparting practical, accessible skills to use immediately with survivors of complex trauma (especially child abuse and neglect).

* FPS Relevant Activity *
Sydney, NSW
23 Jul 2015 Being here: mindful approaches in the work with children and young people who have been abused
Endorsed CPD: 1 day workshop

This course will introduce participants to the concept of mindfulness and its place in work with children and young people who have been traumatised. During this course we will reflect on the effects of trauma on the heart, body and spirit of children and young people and the place of mindful practice in the trauma field.

Sydney, NSW
24 Jul 2015 Loss and Grief - new perspectives and skills
Endorsed CPD: 1 day workshop

Participants will:

  • Learn new and creative ways to work with loss and grief that is based on the idea that “grief has no rules”.
  • Experience practical tools and processes that open up healing conversations with client’s losses and re-introduces a lost loved one back into your client’s life.
  • Incorporate a mindfulness approach in your work and develop practical ways of helping your clients experience the benefit of working with their loss from this perspective
Sydney, NSW
28 Jul 2015 Accidental Case Management
Endorsed CPD: 1 day workshop

Learn skills and strategies to use when you become an accidental case manager. Develop some of the key skills used by case managers to support individuals or families while maintaining your boundaries and getting other workers or services help

Sydney, NSW
29 Jul 2015 Autism Spectrum Disorders: Introduction
Endorsed CPD: 1 day workshop

Gain information about ASDs and practical strategies, including visual supports, that can be used by parents, families, teachers and support staff.

Sydney, NSW
31 Jul 2015 Working with Relationship Betrayal - Affairs, Addictions and other secrets undermining trust
Endorsed CPD: 1 day seminar

Working with couples can be highly energizing work. However, when a couple present where one person has had an affair or committed another act of betrayal this work can be extremely daunting and overwhelming. This one day seminar is designed to give you practical skills and tools to help you navigate your way through this process in a productive way.

Sydney, NSW
1 Aug 2015 The curiosity oriented approach - new ways of working with therapy resistance
Endorsed CPD: 1 day seminar

This seminar presents a unique approach to therapy that has emerged from recent discoveries in neuroscience and the longstanding tradition of ‘being interested’. Two brand new techniques are taught that can be used in the therapy room to overcome resistance and blocks to understanding. This seminar shows how the developments in understanding neuroscience can be used to create practical application in the therapy room.

Sydney, NSW
5 Aug 2015 Accidental Counsellor: 2 day CCWT Workshop plus Distance Package
Endorsed CPD: 2 day workshop

This blended learning option has been developed for regional and remote workers. Explore frameworks and practice skills that workers in non-counselling roles can use to effectively respond to people who are experiencing emotional distress. Participants will learn core skills in active listening, effective questioning, assessment and referral, crisis intervention and self-care. Self-awareness and professional boundaries will also be discussed and explored.

Wagga Wagga
7 Aug 2015 Emotions in Couple Work
Endorsed CPD: 2 day workshop

The aim of this workshop is to present a comprehensive approach to couple work that allows for the restructuring of the emotional bond through healthy dialogue and the fostering of partner responsiveness.

Annandale, NSW
7 Aug 2015 Boundaries and the therapeutic frame
Endorsed CPD: 1 day workshop

Understand how gamblers may deceive others to conceal the impact of gambling on their lives and learn how to work with deception in a respectful way

Sydney, NSW
10 Aug 2015 Art and Play Therapy for Children
Endorsed CPD: 2 day workshop

Learn art and play therapy methods ideal for counselling children 2 – 10 years. Explore suitable toys and materials to best engage and work with children in therapy in ways that allow them to lead the way.

Burwood, NSW
13 Aug 2015 Motivational Interviewing: Helping people change
Endorsed CPD: 3 day workshop

Motivational interviewing is a person-centred, evidence-based approach aimed at decreasing resistance and increasing the possibility of change within an atmosphere of acceptance and compassion

* FPS Relevant Activity *

Sydney, NSW
14 Aug 2015 Deactivating the Buttons: An Introduction to Radical Exposure Tapping with Laurie MacKinnon PhD
Endorsed CPD: 2 day workshop

The skills based workshop provides a framework for understanding and working with the traumatic memories that underpin clients' emotional reactivity. By observing videotapes of actual therapy sessions and through opportunities to practice, clinicians will develop skills in: assessing for PTSD, decreasing arousal; obtaining trauma history; and practice skills in processing traumatic memories through Radical Exposure Tapping, a form of brief therapy in which graduated exposure is combined with tapping techniques to rapidly reduce distress.

*FPS Relevant Activity*
Newcastle, NSW
18 Aug 2015 Accidental Counsellor: 3 day CCWT Workshop
Endorsed CPD: 3 day workshop

Explore frameworks and practice skills that workers in non-counselling roles can use to effectively respond to people who are experiencing emotional distress. Participants will learn core skills in active listening, effective questioning, assessment and referral, crisis intervention and self care. Self awareness and professional boundaries will also be discussed and explored.


Campbelltown, NSW
20 Aug 2015 An Introduction to Couple Counselling - A Two Day Workshop
Workshop

Couple Counselling - 2 day workshop - presented by Geraldine McKay & Pamela Seraskeris

AASW NSW Branch - 87 Regent street, Chippendale.

Cost: members: $370.00 non members $460.00

CPD Hours: 14

AASW NSW Branch Office
24 Aug 2015 Creative Interventions with Children with Anxiety
Endorsed CPD: 2 day workshop

Face fears with fun. Learn ways to creatively help children and young people manage anxiety by reviewing relevant DSM 5 anxiety disorders, considering art and play therapy case studies and practicing suitable methods and tools to work creatively, safely and respectfully.

Burwood, NSW
27 Aug 2015 Legal issues for NGO providers in OoHC
Endorsed CPD: 2 day workshop

This workshop is designed to provide participants with experience in consulting the Children and Young Persons’ (Care and Protection) Act 1998 and increasing their knowledge of integral parts of the legislation. The course also provides participants with background to the manner in which a child/young person comes into care in NSW, alternatives to coming into care, interim and final orders, care plans, care orders, the Children’s Court and appeal processes

Sydney, NSW
28 Aug 2015 Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT) for working with Anxiety Disorders - two days of practical skills training in new usable ACT techniques for clinical applications
Endorsed CPD: 2 day workshop

This workshop will provide you with skills to assist your clients to change their relationship with the thoughts, memories, and images that trigger anxiety, and with the feelings themselves. You will learn how to bring acceptance and compassion to client’s worries, anxieties, fears, painful memories, and thoughts.

* FPS Relevant Activity *
Sydney, NSW
4 Sep 2015 Recognising and working with complex trauma - 2 days of theory and training for working effectively beyong single incident trauma
Endorsed CPD: 2 day workshop

Participants will:

  • Increase attunement to the role of non-verbal experience and the body in effective therapy for complex trauma.
  • Recognise the relationship between research findings pertaining to complex trauma and their application to practice.
  • Understand ways in which standard psychotherapeutic approaches (insight-based and cognitive behavioural) may require adaptation and supplement in light of the evolving research base on complex trauma and a basic capacity to tailor familiar ways of working in light of this understanding.
Sydney, NSW
7 Sep 2015 Creative Therapy with Young People
Endorsed CPD: 2 day workshop

Engage and inspire young people to action. Learn uses of art, music and drama therapies to involve 10-25 year old clients in individual and group based counselling and give them tools to express themselves comfortably, gain self awareness and tools for change.

Burwood, NSW
7 Sep 2015 Affidavit and report writing and giving evidence in Children's Court for NGO's
Endorsed CPD: 1 day workshop

This one day workshop builds on the workshop ‘Legal Issues for NGO OOHC Providers’.

Sydney, NSW
7 Sep 2015 Assessing and Maximising Parent Strengths and Resilience
Endorsed CPD: 2 day workshop

Learn how to use a strengths-based approach to work collaboratively with parents to strengthen parenting capacity. Develop skills in conducting assessments using strengths-based tools and methods

* FPS Relevant Activity *

Sydney, NSW
10 Sep 2015 Accidental Counsellor: 2 day CCWT Workshop plus Distance Package
Endorsed CPD: 2 day workshop

This blended learning option has been developed for regional and remote workers. Explore frameworks and practice skills that workers in non-counselling roles can use to effectively respond to people who are experiencing emotional distress. Participants will learn core skills in active listening, effective questioning, assessment and referral, crisis intervention and self-care. Self-awareness and professional boundaries will also be discussed and explored.

Dubbo, NSW
10 Sep 2015 Best practice in home visiting
Endorsed CPD: 2 day workshop

If you spend a lot of your work time in other people’s homes, this course is for you. We will be working from real life scenarios to identify tools and practice skills to keep you safe before, during, and after home visiting, in what can be tricky and complex environments. We will focus in on understanding and applying a 4 phase crisis intervention approach to reduce risk from the sometimes unexpected and challenging behaviors we encounter in home visiting. Time will be spent understanding legal and ethical issues and working through participant posed and provided practice dilemmas. We will finish with useful self-care management skills

Campbelltown, NSW
11 Sep 2015 Multiple Chair Workshop
Endorsed CPD: 2 day workshop

The aim of this workshop is to explore multiple chair and cushion work to work with present and past interactional difficulties, and working with different aspects of the self.

Annandale, NSW
12 Sep 2015 Clients notes, intake, contracts and record keeping - what information to collect and how to document and store correctly
Endorsed CPD: 3 hour workshop

This workshop will provide information regarding the requirements of a counsellor to document client intake information, what to include in a contract with a client and the requirements for record-keeping.

Sydney, NSW
16 Sep 2015 Beyond smoke and mirrors: dealing with problem gambling
Endorsed CPD: 1 day workshop

Understand how gamblers may deceive others to conceal the impact of gambling on their lives and learn how to work with deception in a respectful way

Sydney, NSW
21 Sep 2015 Creative Interventions with Children with Trauma
Endorsed CPD: 2 day workshop

Improve your knowledge of and skill in working creatively with traumatised children and young people. Consider art and play therapy case studies and practice suitable methods and tools to work safely and respectfully with children and young people who have been affected by traumatic events.

Burwood, NSW
2 Oct 2015 Therapeutic Storytelling
Endorsed CPD: 2 day workshop

Learn how the ancient art of storytelling can help children understand and tolerate the stresses of life. Experience first-hand a method to enrich therapeutic relationships and create opportunities to explore the effects of trauma and loss.

Burwood, NSW
7 Oct 2015 Group therapy training (part two) - a ten week training course for those wishing to facilitate therapeutic groups
Endorsed CPD: 10 week course

Part two: 10 week workshop, participants will:

  • Have the experience of being in group therapy from the perspective of a group member

  • Have increased personal development and awareness of self and others.

  • Have exposure to and increased knowledge of the theory and practice of group therapy including the role of the therapist, therapeutic interventions, dealing with resistance and conflict, effective interventions with problematic group members.

  • Have hands-on experience of being the therapist with immediate suggestions and support as needed from Ari will allow participants to increase their knowledge of theory and practice of group therapy. Please view full description for further details

Sydney, NSW
9 Oct 2015 Individual Therapy
Endorsed CPD: 6 day workshop

The central theme of this course is assessing and beginning work with the past adult and childhood effects of trauma.Trauma based on neglect and abandonment is differentiated from trauma based on emotional, physical and sexual abuses.

Annandale, NSW
10 Oct 2015 The Neuroaffective Compass Model: Working with complex trauma and disorganised attachment in children adults and families
Endorsed CPD: 2 day workshop

2 day intensive training opportunity for detailed exploration of effective interventions with: PTSD and complex trauma; dissociative disorders; child abuse and neglect; dysfunctional families; individuals struggling with interpersonal relationships and fulfillment; depression and other mood disorders; anxiety disorders; personality disorders; schizophrenia and psychosis; eating and somatoform disorders; substance abuse and addictions.

* FPS Relevant Activity *
University of New South Wales
12 Oct 2015 Symbols and Sandplay
Endorsed CPD: 2 day workshop

Sandplay allows for the projective expression of one’s personal inner world. Learn how to respectfully invite the creation of miniature scenes and stories that help clients see, know and change.

Burwood, NSW
12 Oct 2015 Anxiety Disorders
Endorsed CPD: 2 day workshop

Anxiety disorders are among the most prevalent mental health problems in Australia today and anxiety and depression rank as the leading cause of non-fatal burden of disease in Australia. However, anxiety disorders are highly treatable and can have good prognostic outcomes. This comprehensive two-day workshop will cover major anxiety disorders classified in DSM-IV and DSM-V, including frameworks for understanding anxiety disorders, core features of various anxiety disorders and evidence-based treatment approaches useful for clinicians working in a variety of therapeutic contexts.

Sydney, NSW
15 Oct 2015 Accidental Counsellor: 2 day CCWT Workshop plus Distance Package
Endorsed CPD: 2 day workshop

This blended learning option has been developed for regional and remote workers. Explore frameworks and practice skills that workers in non-counselling roles can use to effectively respond to people who are experiencing emotional distress. Participants will learn core skills in active listening, effective questioning, assessment and referral, crisis intervention and self-care. Self-awareness and professional boundaries will also be discussed and explored.

Maitland, NSW
16 Oct 2015 The Ernest Rossi 'Mirror Hand' technique - a non directive hypnotherapeutic process for creative therapeutic change
Endorsed CPD: 1 day workshop

Participants will:

  • This seminar will introduce therapists to a unique technique of therapeutic hypnosis that is easy and safe to perform.
  • The participants will gain valuable insight into the natural rhythms of creative therapeutic change.
  • The Rossi ‘mirror hand’ technique is only taught by a limited number of people and this is the only workshop in Australia taught someone personally mentored by Rossi.
Sydney, NSW
16 Oct 2015 Building parents' reflective capacities
Endorsed CPD: 1 day workshop

Acquire the skills to support parents to understand and respond to the needs and feelings underlying their children’s behaviour. Learn how to engage in a reflective dialogue with parents, speak on behalf of the child and offer developmental guidance

Sydney, NSW
17 Oct 2015 Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT) for working with Depression - two days of pracitcal skills training in new usable ACT techniques for clinical application
Endorsed CPD: 2 day workshop

This workshop will give you the techniques to assist your clients to have a more meaningful and engaged life, bringing joy to themselves and greater willingness to be involved with others in their lives. This workshop will be partly didactic and mostly experiential.

Sydney, NSW
19 Oct 2015 Accidental Counsellor: 3 day CCWT Workshop
Endorsed CPD: 3 day workshop

Explore frameworks and practice skills that workers in non-counselling roles can use to effectively respond to people who are experiencing emotional distress. Participants will learn core skills in active listening, effective questioning, assessment and referral, crisis intervention and self care. Self awareness and professional boundaries will also be discussed and explored.


Sydney, NSW
31 Oct 2015 Attachment theory - foundations and recent developments - an introductory update for both beginners and the more knowledgable
Endorsed CPD: 1 day workshop

Participants will:

  • enhance client focus by recognising and valuing difference in clinical presentation, especially in regards to trauma
  • modify therapeutic approaches based on new knowledge and an ability to apply that knowledge in practical effective ways
Sydney, NSW
1 Nov 2015 Attachment theory - therapeutic skills for working with attachment difference
Endorsed CPD: 1 day seminar

Attachment Difference and Therapeutic Skills Seminar [no. 2] will cover:

  • Detailed review of differences and research evidence along three domains: expected family history, possible affective-cognitive style and interpersonal competency (Lopex 2009)
  • A comprehensive overview of diverse measurement tools, especially the AAI and self-report approaches.
  • Development of practical approaches for the assessment of attachment difference: to test or not to test?
  • Daly and Mallinckrodt ‘s (2009) findings from expert practitioners on ‘management of therapeutic distance’: practical insights on working with adult attachment avoidance and anxiety.
Sydney, NSW
2 Nov 2015 Art and Play Therapy for Children
Endorsed CPD: 2 day workshop

Learn art and play therapy methods ideal for counselling children 2 – 10 years. Explore suitable toys and materials to best engage and work with children in therapy in ways that allow them to lead the way.

Burwood, NSW
2 Nov 2015 Project Management
Endorsed CPD: 1 day workshop

Learn strategies and skills and the fundamentals of a project management framework. Take away tools to guide a project from start to finish.

Sydney, NSW
6 Nov 2015 Refining and building upon your ACT skills - how to alter verbal support for experiential avoidance and Rule Governed Behaviour (RGB)
Endorsed CPD: 1 day workshop

In this workshop, participants will have the opportunity to practice ACT repertoire of skills and be guided by an experienced ACT therapist.

Sydney, NSW
7 Nov 2015 Neuroscience: Informing and enhancing your clinical work 201 - applying neuroscience to distinguish underlying factors of behaviour and mood
Endorsed CPD: 1 day workshop

This second seminar of the three part series moves the focus to the neuroscience of affective disorders like depression, anxiety, panic, stress and PTSD.

Sydney, NSW
8 Nov 2015 Neuroscience: Informing and enhancing your clinical work 301 - learn about the connection between lifestyle, neuroscience and mental health
Endorsed CPD: 1 day workshop

This third seminar of the series examines the more disturbing and difficult area of neuropathology – when something goes wrong with the biology of the brain and causing serious difficulties for the client.

Sydney, NSW
9 Nov 2015 Beyond Developmental Trauma - what we know about changing brains, and changing outcomes for children and young adults
Endorsed CPD: 2 day workshop

Explore intervention strategies that target or are linked to different neurological systems, and learn how to embed these strategies through individual case planning into a reparative care environment. Your learning will be based on informed neurodevelopmental theory including a range of models

Sydney, NSW
10 Nov 2015 Art and Play Therapy with Children
Endorsed CPD: 1 day workshop

Learn about child-led play therapy. Toys are children’s words and play is their language. Play therapy is a method that optimises children’s self-expression and safety in counselling. Learn what play therapy involves and maximise success in engaging with and supporting change for children 2-10

Sydney, NSW
13 Nov 2015 Shame
Endorsed CPD: 2 day workshop

The aim of this workshop is to explore ways of working with shame.

Annandale, NSW
16 Nov 2015 Art Therapy 101
Endorsed CPD: 2 day workshop

A picture paints a thousand words that otherwise may not be spoken. Learn how to respectfully use art in therapy for all ages to give voice to the voice less.

Burwood, NSW
19 Nov 2015 Treating PTSD with Dr Leah Giarratano
Endorsed CPD: 2 day workshop

This two-day workshop presents a highly practical and interactive workshop (case-based) for treating PTSD patients; the content is applicable to both adult and adolescent populations

* FPS Relevant Activity *
Sydney, NSW
19 Nov 2015 Evidence Based Relaxation Therapy: Physiological and Psychological Benefits
Endorsed CPD: 3 hour workshop

This dynamic, scientific and holistic seminar reviews evidence based relaxation therapies, for both psychological and physical health. Relaxation therapies are innovative, preventative and focused health strategies. Seminar participants actively practice and teach simple, efficacious relaxation techniques to enhance clients' health and well being.

* FPS Relevant Activity *
Byron Bay
26 Nov 2015 Treating Complex Trauma with Dr Leah Giarratano
Endorsed CPD: 2 day workshop

The emphasis of this two-day training program is upon imparting practical, accessible skills to use immediately with survivors of complex trauma (especially child abuse and neglect).

* FPS Relevant Activity *
Sydney, NSW
27 Nov 2015 Working with parent and family dynamics - clinical skills for working with individuals where parent and family dynamics are evident and for working directly with parents and families
Endorsed CPD: 1 day workshop

Participants will learn:

  • systemic ideas and how to apply these ideas to a family group.
  • a step by step approach to working with a family.
  • family therapy is appropriate and feel confident undertaking a family therapy session.
  • how to apply new solution focused approaches to the challenges of human change.
Sydney, NSW
28 Nov 2015 Attachment theory - maladaptive attachment, risk and trauma; responding to complexity
Endorsed CPD: 1 day seminar

Participants will be able to:

  • grasp the important difference between attachment security/insecurity and organisation/ disorganisation, especially as regards trauma.
  • modify your therapeutic approaches based upon knowledge of both maladaptive attachment and trauma and enhance your ability to apply that knowledge in practical effective ways.
Sydney, NSW
29 Nov 2015 Attachment and longer term work: lessons from adult psychdynamic practices
Endorsed CPD: 1 day seminar

Participants will be able to:

  • grasp the important difference between attachment security/insecurity and organisation/ disorganisation, especially as regards trauma.

  • modify your therapeutic approaches based upon knowledge of both maladaptive attachment and trauma and enhance your ability to apply that knowledge in practical effective ways

Sydney, NSW
AASW - Australian Association of Social Workers