The Schema Therapy Institute Australia
The Schema Therapy Institute Australia (STI Australia) specialises in the treatment and training of professionals in both Individual and Group Schema Therapy. STI Australia collaborates with international and national partners in assessing the efficacy of Schema Therapy in treating complex presentations within an individual and group setting.
The Schema Therapy Institute is one of few certified training programs in Australia endorsed by the International Society of Schema Therapy (ISST) to provide official training and certification in Schema Therapy. STI Australia also has international trainers and supervisors as part of the certification program, these include Professor Joan Farrell, Ms Ida Shaw and Mr Arnie Reed.
To find out more about the application process, candidate requirements and costs associated with standard and advanced certification in individual schema therapy please find the relevant information here: Program Overview STI Australia
Dr Rita Younan is the Director of STI Australia and is a certified therapist trainer-supervisor in individual Schema Therapy. Dr Younan is also undergoing certification to become a therapist trainer-supervisor in the delivery of Group Schema Therapy with the Center for BPD Treatment & Research; Indiana University, Indianapolis. To find about more about Dr Younan visit http://ritayounan.com/rita-younan/
Practitioners can pursue training in Schema Therapy within the individual or group format. Training can be towards certification as a Schema Therapist or for ongoing professional development.
Clinical supervision for Clinical Endorsement with AHPRA is also offered at STI Australia.
Peer Supervision in Schema Therapy is also offered. Dates for 2017 to be finalised.
STI Australia offers both Individual and Group Schema Therapy for a number of mental health issues. Namely personality disorders, treatment resistent depression and anxiety, and other psychiatric conditions. STI Australia provides specialist Schema Therapy treatment for Borderline Personality Disorder & Complex Trauma in an individual & Group Setting. Medicare based packages are available with little out of pocket costs, to make a referral please Contact Us.
STI Australia is committed to the Scientist – Practitioner model and is collaborating with a number of international research partners; to learn more about this please Contact Us.