Training & Events

We appreciate the effort and time it takes for you to take a day or two out from your schedule to attend professional development events. With that in mind, we endeavour to make all our workshops pleasant events for you. We choose quality venues and offer full-day catering with a sit-down lunch (usually a hot and cold buffet is on offer). We know it’s nice to have something special when you make the time to come to an event. We want to give you that little bit of extra care and attention. Book early to avoid disappointment as most of or workshop cater for a maximum of 20-25 people to allow for smaller, more comfortable group discussions and more individual attention. The retreat however, will take 15 people only.

Upcoming Events



  • Healing The Vulnerable Child: The Heart Of Schema Therapy

    Live Webinar: 20th August 2021 There are many potential portals to the vulnerable child mode or modes. This live webinar is all about exploring different avenues for making creative contact with vulnerable child modes and using a variety of therapeutic methods for healing. Connecting with and healing vulnerable child parts of self (eg, “inner child […]



  • When Grief Gets Complicated: Using Schema Therapy and Experiential Methods to Help Prolonged Grief – Live Webinar, June 2021

    The second in a 2-part webinar series on grief, this webinar is for mental health professionals wanting to know more about the processes of complicated grief, how to identify it and how to use grief-focused interventions to assists those suffering from ‘prolonged’ grief reactions. This webinar will assume some existing knowledge of grief and bereavement […]



  • Understanding Grief & Bereavement: An Introduction to Experiential Methods in Grief Therapy – Live Webinar, MAY 2021

    EVENT HAS BEEN POSTPONED UNTIL THURSDAY 13TH MAY AT 10:30 AM The first in a 2-part webinar series on grief, this webinar is for any clinician, therapist or mental health professional wanting to know more about grief & bereavement in a clinical setting and how to begin to work therapeutically with clients. Whether you are […]



  • Holistic Self-Care For The Therapist, June 2021

    CLOSED A 2-Day Winter Retreat Incorporating Schema and Compassion-based Approaches Essentially, we all know how to take care of ourselves.  The question is, what gets in the way?  What gets in the way of you acting in your own best interests, taking good care of your mind and body and actually making it a priority? […]

    • Healing The Vulnerable Child: The Heart Of Schema Therapy

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      Healing The Vulnerable Child: The Heart Of Schema Therapy

      August 20 @ 10:00 am - 12:15 pm

      $94

      Live Webinar: 20th August 2021

      There are many potential portals to the vulnerable child mode or modes. This live webinar is all about exploring different avenues for making creative contact with vulnerable child modes and using a variety of therapeutic methods for healing.

      Connecting with and healing vulnerable child parts of self (eg, “inner child work”) is at the heart of good schema therapy. Often we need to explore many layers of vulnerability and in doing so we may discover several early wounded parts, some of which developed very early in life.

      The abandonment schema for example often has its origins in pre-verbal experiences (sometimes referred to as vulnerable infant modes). When such deep schemas are triggered in later life, our clients are often left feeling bewildered, confused and even frightened by the gravity & depth of their feelings and reactions (ie, there may be no words to describe how they are feeling). The abandonment schema can be thought of as the most primitive of all the early schemas and the one with the most pervasive and far-reaching impact across our life span.

      One of the key therapeutic aims in schema therapy is to enable the client to access, reconnect with and re-parent vulnerable parts of self and to guide the client toward greater self-acceptance, self-compassion and psychological integration.

      This practical webinar focuses on this particular aim and expands both the conceptualization of and the methods we can use to identify and begin to heal these early emotional wounds.

      Topics include:

      • Defining the vulnerable child mode or modes and exploring the origins of the concept of the “inner child”.
      • An in-depth look at ‘abandonment’ and its life-long impact upon relationships and other adult adjustments.
      • Therapeutic tools to access and work with vulnerable child parts and early abandonment wounds.
      • Strategies for activating and healing pre-verbal abandonment.
      • Creative homework tasks (post-session & between sessions) for clients to foster reconnection and integration with previously disavowed child/infant parts.
      • The importance of teaching our clients how to engage in self-parenting / re-parenting work.

      Important Notes:-

      • The webinar will be conducted using the Zoom Webinar platform. You will be sent a link approximately 1 week prior to the webinar.
      • This webinar will be recorded and it will be available for purchase at a date after the live event.
      • Participants who pay and register for the live event will also have access to the recording for a specified period.
      • Prices are in Australian dollars and include GST.
      • The Live Webinar will run on August, 20th at 10:00 am AEST

      Details

      Date:
      August 20
      Time:
      10:00 am - 12:15 pm
      Cost:
      $94

      Organizer

      Dr Gemma Gladstone

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      Upcoming Events

    • Healing The Vulnerable Child: The Heart Of Schema Therapy

      Live Webinar: 20th August 2021 There are many potential portals to the vulnerable child mode or modes. This live webinar is all about exploring different avenues for making creative contact with vulnerable child modes and using a variety of therapeutic methods for healing. Connecting with and healing vulnerable child parts of self (eg, “inner child […]

    • When Grief Gets Complicated: Using Schema Therapy and Experiential Methods to Help Prolonged Grief – Live Webinar, June 2021

      The second in a 2-part webinar series on grief, this webinar is for mental health professionals wanting to know more about the processes of complicated grief, how to identify it and how to use grief-focused interventions to assists those suffering from ‘prolonged’ grief reactions. This webinar will assume some existing knowledge of grief and bereavement […]

    • Understanding Grief & Bereavement: An Introduction to Experiential Methods in Grief Therapy – Live Webinar, MAY 2021

      EVENT HAS BEEN POSTPONED UNTIL THURSDAY 13TH MAY AT 10:30 AM The first in a 2-part webinar series on grief, this webinar is for any clinician, therapist or mental health professional wanting to know more about grief & bereavement in a clinical setting and how to begin to work therapeutically with clients. Whether you are […]

    • Holistic Self-Care For The Therapist, June 2021

      CLOSED A 2-Day Winter Retreat Incorporating Schema and Compassion-based Approaches Essentially, we all know how to take care of ourselves.  The question is, what gets in the way?  What gets in the way of you acting in your own best interests, taking good care of your mind and body and actually making it a priority? […]

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