Conference Presentations, Trainings & Talks

`Revisiting Treatment for Complex Trauma: integrating insights from `new generation’ psychotherapies’, ANZAP seminar, Sydney (15 September 2018).

`Dissociation and Self-States: Knowledge for Clinical Practice’ Recognising and sensitively intercepting `in-session’ enactments of dissociation, PDP, Sydney (24 August 2018).

`Revisiting Phased Treatment for Complex Trauma’ Grand Rounds Presentation, Westmead Psychotherapy Program, Sydney, 26 July 2018.

`Trauma, Memory and Mental Health’, All in the Mind podcast ABC Radio (18th March 2018).,-memory,-and-health/9547446

`Complex Trauma: Recognising and Working Effectively with Our Clients’, PDP, Melbourne, 15 March 2018.

`Talking about Trauma: Necessary Conversations in Health Service Delivery’, `Trauma Matters’, The MHS Summer Forum, Sydney, 22 February 2018.

`Out of Awareness: Working with Self-States and Dissociation’, PDP, Melbourne, 5 May 2017; Sydney, 1 September 2017.

`Diversity, Discrimination and Contemporary Counselling Practice’, Presentation to ACAP Alumni, Sydney, 30 March 2017.

Panel speaker at `Twenty Years On: Engaging with Complex Trauma, Lessons, Challenges & Opportunities’, Cannan Institute Dinner Speaker Series, Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre, Southbank, Brisbane (18-19 March 2017).

‘Early life trauma in children and adolescents’, Alternative Education Alliance (Sydney) 14 November 2013.

‘Understanding and Working with Complex Trauma: Clinical implications of the current research’ PD for Relationships Australia NSW 22 October 2013 .

‘Non-verbal expression and ‘the talking cure’: integrating the body in mainstream psychotherapeutic practice’ (Australian Somatic Psychotherapy Association [ASPA] Conference, Sydney, 10th-12th May 2013).

Joint Keynote, Complex Trauma Symposium 2013, SARC, WA (4 April 2013).

‘Trauma Informed Practice and Legal Services’, Law Society CPD, Sydney (3 December 2012).

‘Trauma-Informed Care & Practice’ (Invited speaker at the Psychotherapists and Counsellors Federation of Australia [PACFA] Conference Melbourne, 28th October, 2012).

‘Connecting the Dots’ Integrating Complex Trauma Policy, Principles & Practice (Invited speaker at the 29th Annual Conference of the International Society for the Study of Trauma and Dissociation [ISSTD] Long Beach, CA, 22nd October 2012).

‘ASCA Practice Guidelines for Treatment of Complex Trauma’, ‘Complex Trauma: From Trauma to Recovery’, 2nd Annual Conference, Westmead Psychotherapy Program for Complex Traumatic Stress Disorders, Westmead Hospital, Sydney (24 August 2012).

‘Recognising and Working with Complex Trauma’, PDP Professional Development seminar, Sydney (17 May 2013 & 15 July 2012).

Speaker at ‘Mental Health in the Land of Droughts and Flooding Rains’, 2nd Annual Conference, Mental Health Association NSW, Sydney (1-2 June 2011).

The Context of People’s Lives…’ Social Justice and Advocacy in Counselling and Psychotherapy’, presentation to the Jungian Society, Sydney (14 May 2011) & SCAPE Conference, Melbourne (22-23 May 2010).

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29th Annual Conference of the International Society for the
Study of Trauma and Dissociation (ISSTD) Long Beach, California, 2012

‘The Politics of Depression: Liberal Values and Emotional Health’, talk based on my book delivered to the Jungian Society, Sydney (16 May 2009)

‘Developing Effective Indicators for the Holistic approach used in Women’s Health Centres’ (Women’s Health Outcomes, Women and Depression Project: Leichhardt Women’s Community Health Centre), Women’s Health NSW Statewide Conference, 17-19 March 2003.

Speaker at ‘Australia and the Refugees’ Forum, Macquarie University, presented by the Division of Society, Culture, Media and Philosophy (9 November 2001).

‘Negotiating Risk within a Politics of the Everyday: Bernard Schlink’s The Reader’, paper delivered at the ‘Risk and Everyday Life Conference’, sponsored by the Centre for Research into Risk, Charles Sturt University (State Library of New South Wales) 13-14 April 2000.

‘Nationalism, the Psychic and the Political’, paper delivered at the IVth Summer School, ‘Nationalism and National Identity’, Humanities Research Centre, Australian National University, 12-16 February 1996.