An International 2 day Conference exploring how a person’s story (narrative) and their spiritual, cultural and social beliefs can be used to work through the most difficult situations, so that their can life be theirs again.
- Mia Kurtti – Open Dialogue Team, Finland
- Flick Grey – Consumer Activist & Educator, Australia
- Lewis Mehl-Madrona – Psychologist, Psychiatrist & Native American, USA
- Barbara Mainguy – Creative Therapist, Canada
- Wiremu Nia Nia – Maori Healer, New Zealand
- Allister Bush – Psychiatrist, New Zealand
- Karen Taylor – Director Working to Recovery Australasia, Scotland
- Ron […]
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Presented by: Lorraine Hedtke MSW PhD Professor, California State University, San Bernardino USA
Professor Lorraine Hedtke teaches about death, dying and bereavement in North America and internationally. Well-known for her stimulating blend of theoretical rigour and practice-based teaching, this experiential professional development workshop will show how to explore what people find comforting, sustaining, and even invigorating in the presence of grief.
Monday 3 and Tuesday 4 April 2017 – 9.00am to 4.30pm
Who is this training for?
Tertiary qualified professionals in health or social sciences including the fields of counselling, social work, psychology, psychotherapy, nursing, teaching, chaplaincy, funeral services, hospice work and education, psychiatry, […]
Professional Practice in Rural, Regional and Remote (RRR) Areas of Australia
Want to run a Professional Development Event, and could use some financial help to make it happen?
Do you have peers doing family work who would like to meet up regularly, and you need to hire a hall?
AAFT is committed to supporting qualified practitioners of family and systemic therapy in rural, regional and remote areas of Australia.
We offer Grants of up to $500 each to support ongoing professional development and promotion of family and systemic therapy practice.
Grants were recently awarded for:
- Promoting Family Therapy in Bendigo, Victoria; and
- A well attended […]
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Are you interested in editing?
Have you ever wanted to edit a stellar publication?
Are you interested in broadening your profile in Family Therapy?
Then we have the job for you….Read on!
An opportunity is present on the committee of management to take the role of AAFT newsletter editor. Expressions of interest from AAFT members are invited for this position. The newsletter is a quarterly publication of important updates and articles of interest to the Family therapy community. This role is assisted by the AAFT administrative team together […]