Introduction to Cognitive Analytic Therapy (CAT) Supervision Workshop - 2018

This workshop aims to provide an introduction to relational supervision and to explore the role and expectations associated with becoming a CAT supervisor. Several theoretical models of supervision relevant to CAT will be discussed and participants will be encouraged to consider and reflect on their own patterns and strengths as a supervisor. The workshop will provide theoretical, didactic and experiential modes of learning to build knowledge, skills and confidence.

Learning objectives

The learning objectives for this workshop are to:

  • Understand the aims of CAT supervision
  • Consider the qualities of a good CAT supervisor
  • Develop an understanding of theoretical models of supervision
  • Practise relational supervision skills
  • Consider individual learning needs (with respect to being a CAT supervisor)

Suitable for

This workshop is for Australian & New Zealand Association of Cognitive Analytic Therapy (ANZACAT) accredited CAT Practitioners.

Trainer bio

Dr. Louise McCutcheon

Dr. Louise McCutcheon is a clinical psychologist and Senior Program Manager at Orygen, The National Centre of Excellence in Youth Mental Health and Helping Young People Early (HYPE), Orygen Youth Health Clinical Program. She is also an Honorary Research Fellow at the Centre for Youth Mental Health, The University of Melbourne.

Louise McCutcheon jointly founded the award-winning Helping Young People Early (HYPE) program, an early intervention program for borderline personality disorder (BPD) in young people. She coordinated the clinical program for 11 years, and established the HYPE service development and training program, the first to offer training in Cognitive Analytic Therapy (CAT) in Australia. She works with mental health services assisting them to implement early intervention for BPD and lectures and teaches both nationally and internationally. She is the founding Chair of the Australian & New Zealand Association of Cognitive Analytic Therapy (ANZACAT) and Secretary of the International Cognitive Analytic Therapy Association (ICATA).

 

Leanne Crothers

Leanne Crothers is an occupational therapist and the Director of In Dialogue, a group psychotherapy practice. She has 20 years experience working clinically with young people with a wide range of psychological problems and their families. Leanne Crothers  coordinated the intensive outreach program for a number of years and has also worked in the HYPE program, at Orygen Youth Health Clinical Program. She has been interested in consultation for many years and has used the Cognitive Analytic Therapy (CAT) model to assist her. She has had extensive experience in training and service development roles at Orygen, The National Centre of Excellence in Youth Mental Health. She is an Australian & New Zealand Association of Cognitive Analytic Therapy (ANZACAT) accredited CAT Practitioner, Supervisor and CAT trainer.

 

More information

For more information please email training@orygen.org.au or call 1300 679 436

Location

Kensington Town Hall
30-34 Bellair Street
Kensington Vic 3031

How to get there

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