Core skills in Family Therapy Practice- E-Learning course
Clinical Supervision Services
Core Skills in Family Therapy: E-Learning Course
Presenter: Christine Senediak
This comprehensive E-Learning Course provides the opportunity for health
professionals interested in family therapy to up-skill and for more experienced
clinicians to further develop their competence in systemic family
The course is offered as 6 modules, with each module providing a
theoretical overview of family therapy practice guidelines and an introduction
to contemporary family therapy models. The learning modules include
self-directed learning tasks, readings, quizzes and access to online video
examples. Each module is equivalent to 10 CPD hours (total 60 CPD hours for all
The course covers the following modules:
- Using Genograms in
- Family Assessments
- Structural Family
Therapy and Solution Focused Brief Therapy
- Milan Systemic
- Bowen Family
Systems Theory and Narrative Therapy
Family Therapy Models
The course is self-paced and will include
presentations, video demonstrations, reflective tasks, readings and relevant
resources. The emphasis in the modules is on the acquisition of knowledge,
skills and attitudes that are relevant to high-quality family intervention
practices. A strong theoretical framework underpins the learning modules.
Students will be introduced to the core ideas and skills of family theory and
review the major models of contemporary family therapy.
This eLearning course is delivered via an independent online learning
platform with all-inclusive learning materials and resources.
Christine Senediak BA.(Hons), M.Psychol (Clin), M.Family Therapy is Principal
Director of Clinical Supervision Services and
Sydney Family Therapy Training Institute and has over 35 years of experience
working as a clinical psychologist, educator and supervisor. She has a strong
interest in evidence-based practice and systems theory and integrates this in
her work as therapist, educator and supervisor. She supervises widely providing
individual, peer, group and organisational supervision to psychiatrists,
psychologists and other health clinicians working in child, adolescent and
family services, schools, adult mental health, drug health, gambling, sexual
assault, cross cultural and trauma services. Christine has trained as a
systemic family therapist, which influences her approach to clinical
supervision where the wider context is considered in understanding the
development and maintenance of problems in clinical presentations. She employs
a reflective practice approach to supervision enhancing self-awareness of
relational issues between therapist, client and systems. Christine incorporates
elements of systemic, cognitive behavioural, mindfulness and person-centred
therapies in supervision and training.
Enrol anytime - You have 12
months to access the course materials.
For full details see the website
This event counts as 10 hours of category B CPD for PACFA’s membership renewal requirements.
Online registration not available.