This two day workshop focuses on Schema Therapy for developmental trauma, incorporating Interpersonal Neurobiology, The Polyvagal theory, Somatic Psychotherapy, bottom up and top down approaches and the phases of intervention. No prior training in Schema Therapy is necessary however reading around the subject prior to the workshop is recommended.
Training Objectives Include:
*A working knowledge of Schema Therapy and the Mode Model is recommended
ABOUT THE TRAINER
Dr Rita Younan is a clinical psychologist and director and founder of the Schema Therapy Institute Australia. Dr Younan is certified in both Individual and Group Schema Therapy and has an accredited training program. In conjunction with Professor Joan Farrell and Ms Ida Shaw, Dr Younan implemented an inpatient and outpatient Group Schema Therapy Department at a private psychiatric hospital in Melbourne, Australia. A feasibility study on the effectiveness of this treatment program was recently published
in Behavioural and Cognitive Psychotherapy. Dr Younan works in private practice, using mostly schema therapy in both an individual and group setting and is involved in a number of research projects; she is also on the Group Certification Committee and Quality Assurance Committee for the International Society of Schema Therapy.
Please note that if you wish to cancel your registration, the following rules will be applied: