ANZAP Psychotherapy News and Events

ANZAP Upcoming Events

ANZAP has a range of Psychotherapy related events over the year, including conferences, ongoing seminars and workshops.

To book or register your interest in any of the events listed below, simply click on the title of the event and follow the booking instructions.



anzap icon 1000 2Dr Joan Haliburn - Short -term Dynamic Interpersonal Psychotherapy (STDIP) – to relieve distress, develop awareness and improve functioning

Date: 17 Apr 2021

Location: This is an online event

Joan Haliburn is a child, adolescent and family psychiatrist trained in the Conversational Model, trained and experienced in Attachment Disorders while doing assessments for many years, for the then Department of Community Services, later Family & Community Services. She is a founding member of ANZAP and was Director of Training ANZAP for 12 years and President for 3 years. She has been a member of the International Society for the Study of Trauma and Dissociation (ISSTD) for many years, and recently retired from its Board of Directors. She has presented workshops and papers, nationally and internationally, written chapters of books, her most recent book “An Integrated Approach to Short-Term Dynamic Interpersonal Psychotherapy” was published by Karnac in 2017 and she co-edited with colleagues, Richard Benjamin & Serena King, “Humanizing Mental Health Care in Australia – a Trauma Informed Approach” published by Routledge in 2019.

anzap icon 1000 2This Seminar has been postponed. Please watch the website for new date - Cecile Barral & Robert Bosnak - Embodied Imagination

Date: 22 May 2021

Location: TBA

In the late 70s, Robert Bosnak, a renowned Jungian analyst and author, pioneered Embodied Imagination (EI), an innovative method of exploring our inner life and the imaginal world. This includes dreams, symptoms and memories. 

anzap icon 1000 2Elizabeth de Preez (NZ) - Relational and ethical considerations in online communication with clients

Date: 31 Jul 2021

Location: TBA

This interactive workshop focuses on the challenges of maintaining professional and therapeutic boundaries while navigating digital spaces and electronic communication with clients. I will share relational perspectives on being with clients in the telehealth space and discuss Australian and New Zealand best practice guidelines for online therapy. A focus on practical strategies will help participants to reflect on and establish the cyber security of health data in their practice settings.


PO Box 3595

Key Contact: Anne Malecki. 
Ph: (02) 8004 9873 from Australia
Ph: (04) 887 0300 Toll free from New Zealand
Fax: (02) 9012 0546
Email: info@anzap.com.au

First Point of Contact

Anne Malecki is responsible for the ANZAP Secretariat. She is the first point of contact for all matters. 

Telephone: AUS (02) 8004 9873

Email: info@anzap.com.au