Professional Development

For Psychiatrists, Counselling & Clinical Psychologists, Care Team Leaders, Social & Community Workers:
Williamsroad runs Workshops and Short Courses in Family & Systemic Therapy

To apply for a program, click here to be redirected to our new online application form.

Williamsroad runs a PD program for systemically and family-focused mental and community health practicioners, taking the best new research and current evidence-based practice, and teaching it in a short series of targeted intensive workshops. We bring in some external presenters who are world-leaders in their own practice, while other workshops are taught by our own lecturers who also teach in the Graduate Program and Practice Program in Family & Systemic Therapy.

To book your place at a workshop, you can either:

Do understand that places for all workshops are capped at 30 people, or fewer if there are venue limitations. A place is not confirmed until payment is recieved. Many popular workshops book out quickly.



4-Day Intensive: Core Ideas of Family Therapy

2 x 2-day Workshops

This program is the prerequesite for students entering the first year of our 3-year AAFT-accredited Family & Systemic Therapy training program.
For details of the current year's course, go to our Core Ideas of Systemic & Family Therapy page.

Attachment Based Family Therapy for Adolescent Depression & Suicide

Level 1: 3-day Introductory Workshop
Level 2: 3-day Advanced Workshop
Level 3: 3-day Supervisors Workshop

For details of the current year's course, go to our ABFT page.

Systemic Case Conceptualisation & Family Assessment

2-day or 3-day Workshop, depending on program availability

This program is a prerequesite for clinicians who want to be placed in our Low Cost Clinic. For details of the current year's course, go to our Systemic Conceptualisation Workshop page.