Continuing Professional Development (CPD) Workshops

Key Principles of Therapeutic Change: Knowing What Works

Counselling and psychotherapy are fundamentally about the process of human change. In recent years, research has provided a clearer understanding of the elements involved in change. Establishing a...

Working with Trauma Experiences

Trauma is a topic which raises many questions, such as "How should trauma be defined?" and "What are key components of recovery?" Some definitions confine trauma to experiences of severe life threat...

Exploring Identity, Meaning, and Play in Therapy

About this Event One of the tasks of the therapists is to help people clarify meaning in life and to identify fulfilling and valued personal life and therapy goals. One of the difficulties of this...

Working with Challenging Clients in Counselling & Psychotherapy

Description The Australian College of Applied Psychology Industry & Alumni Team is excited to host Professor Denis O'Hara to present our next professional development session in Brisbane on:...

Working with Identity and Goals in Counselling & Psychotherapy

There are many things that contribute to therapeutic change. People usually come to counselling because some aspect of their life is not working as well as they would like. Most often clients...

Hope in Practice (HiP): Facilitating Therapeutic Change

Counselling and psychotherapy are fundamentally about the process of human change. In recent years, research has provided a clearer understanding of the elements involved in change. Establishing a...

Counselling For Depression: A Humanistic Approach

A comprehensive and practical approach to working with people struggling with depression.

Enhancing Learning 1: Secure and Enabling Learning Environments for Children and Adolescents

People inherently want to learn but are often hindered from doing so. Children and adolescents in particular, are enthused and motivated by stimulating learning environments and will naturally pursue...

Enhancing Learning 2: Optimal Learning Frameworks

Children and adolescents enjoy learning when they feel safe, have a positive sense of social belonging, and find the topic and learning experience stimulating and enjoyable. This might seem like a...