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Social Welfare major stream adds value to ACAP Psychology Degree

Posted by on 14 March 2017

The Australian College of Applied Psychology (ACAP) has added a Social Welfare major stream to its popular Bachelor of Psychological Science. The innovation is the second curriculum update within four months, to the Australian Psychology Accreditation Council (APAC) accredited program, since a Criminology stream was included in October.

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Sydney - Diversity, Discrimination and Contemporary Counselling Practice

Posted by the ACAP Alumni team on 1 March 2017

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The ACAP Alumni Team is pleased to have Pam Stavropoulos present our next professional development session in Sydney on the topic of;Diversity, Discrimination and Contemporary Counselling Practice

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Melbourne - Creative Arts in Counselling

Posted by the ACAP Alumni team on 1 March 2017

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The ACAP Alumni Team is pleased to have Roman Ilgauskas present our second professional development session in Melbourne for 2017 on the topic of;Creative Arts in Counselling: Uncovering the Lived Experience

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Brisbane - Hearing the Untold Stories of Men

Posted by the Alumni team on 1 March 2017

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The ACAP Alumni Team is pleased to have Simon Santosha present our next professional development session in Brisbane on the topic of;

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Diploma puts Cassie on the path to clinical psychology

Posted by on 28 February 2017

Cassie Carling’s steady progress towards her psychology qualification since leaving her Melbourne high school in 2014 is proof that an ATAR alone doesn’t determine your future.

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Hima is set for a new career as a social worker ‘changing the world’

Posted by on 16 February 2017

Accepting a job offered by her placement host has made the path from student to social worker easy for former dentist Hima Lal.

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Postgraduate Social Work the right step forward for interpreter

Posted by on 13 February 2017

When Frankie Yue Zheng (pictured front row, centre, at Uniting Harris Community Centre) decided to advance her career prospects with a higher education, becoming a social worker appealed for its natural transition from her job at the time.

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Brisbane: Career Development - Build a professional identity & portfolio

Posted by the ACAP Alumni team on 7 February 2017

The ACAP Alumni Team is pleased to have Jacqui Rochester present our first professional development session in Brisbane for 2017 on;

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Diploma path to psychology the right fit for Nic

Posted by on 20 December 2016

Nic Laughlin, 26, had finished the first couple of units of e-business and philosophy degrees at university before finding his calling in psychology. He took the one-year diploma pathway to undergraduate study at the Australian College of Applied Psychology (ACAP) and is on-track to complete his Bachelor of Psychological Science...

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Uncovering Your Expertise

Posted by the Alumni team on 19 December 2016

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The ACAP Alumni Team is pleased to have Jo Muirhead present our first professional development session in Sydney for 2017 on the topic of; 

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Melbourne - Career Development: Where to from here?

Posted by the ACAP Alumni team on 19 December 2016

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The ACAP Alumni Team is pleased to have Leah Shmerling present our first professional development session in Melbourne for 2017 on the topic of; 

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The smart path from Diploma to Bachelor

Posted by on 13 December 2016

For those concerned that their ATAR may not meet degree entry requirements, or if you want to gain some skills to join the workforce before progressing to a degree, graduating with an ACAP diploma in Community Services, Counselling or Youth Work is a popular alternative path to our undergraduate courses...

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ACAP Social Work courses receive full accreditation

Posted by on 13 December 2016

The Australian Association of Social Workers (AASW) has progressed ACAP’s Master of Social Work (Qualifying) to full accreditation status. The industry body develops, reviews and accredits the education standards for social workers, nationally.

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ACAP leaders and students explore innovation at NPI Conference

Posted by on 13 December 2016

On November 4, the NPI group of colleges including the Australian College of Applied Psychology (ACAP), Health Skills Australia (HSA) and the Navitas College of Public Safety (NCPS) held its second biennial conference. There were 118 faculty and students in attendance.

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ACAP opens door to change for former truckie

Posted by on 13 December 2016

Elias Youssef, 34 (pictured graduating in November) is making a dramatic career change, from transportation to youth welfare. He was one of the first students to graduate from the Australian College of Applied Psychology's (ACAP) Diploma of Youth Work, which was launched in 2015.

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ACAP leaders and students explore innovation at NPI Conference

Posted by on 6 December 2016

On November 4 at its Melbourne campus, Navitas Professional Institute (NPI) held its second biennial conference, with 118 faculty and students in attendance.

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Sydney : Sensorimotor Approach to Trauma by Jane Daisley-Snow

Posted by the Alumni team on 29 November 2016

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The ACAP Alumni team is pleased to announce our next professional development session for 2016. Please note that this session is only available for graduates of the Australian College of Applied Psychology courses.

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School of Psychological Sciences - pathways to further study

Posted by on 17 October 2016

The ACAP School of Psychological Sciences is pleased to present our next Alumni Pathways session in Sydney on pathways to Psychology Honours and Master, titled: Interested in Psychology Honours? Masters?

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Melbourne: Forgetting and remembering childhood sexual abuse

Posted by the Community Engagement team on 13 October 2016

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The ACAP Alumni Team is pleased to have Ann McDonald present our next professional development session in Melbourne on;

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ACAP volunteer team to lend community support in Kenya

Posted by on 29 September 2016

Australian College of Applied Psychology (ACAP) graduate Jade O’Brien (pictured, second from left) spent September 2016 in the hectic dual role of student and trainer. As she approached completion of her Diploma of Community Services (Case Management) studies, the former English language teacher and founder of Kenyan charity, Freedom Write Inc.

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From landscape gardener to AOD counsellor in a job straight from placement

Posted by on 19 September 2016

When former landscape gardener Tony was looking to pursue a new vocation from scratch, he chose to study the Bachelor of Counselling at ACAP, for the course’s match to his satisfaction in helping others, and his personal interests in psychotherapy and sociology.

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Counselling job secured during placement thanks to management’s encouragement

Posted by on 16 September 2016

While approaching completion of her Graduate Diploma of Counselling studies at ACAP, Sarah accepted a job offer as an alcohol and drug counsellor from her placement agency, SalvoCare Eastern Support and Recovery Services. Her duties combine face-to-face counselling, agency networking and care and recovery coordination.

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A career-change from beauty therapy to counselling is fast-tracked after placement job offer

Posted by on 16 September 2016

Good people skills always came naturally to former beauty therapist, Sara. She enrolled to study the Master of Counselling and Psychotherapy at ACAP, to apply her interest in listening to others to a new profession. Sara’s commitment during her dual placement at Mosman Private Hospital – as a counsellor and...

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Counselling placement leads to new job for former naturopath

Posted by on 16 September 2016

Former naturopath Claudia Beinhoff did one of her two ACAP Bachelor of Counselling placements at psychiatric and acute medical facility Mosman Private Hospital. Before the internship was complete a placement officer put her forward as a candidate for a vacancy at the facility.

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Management role begins where placement ends for ACAP Queensland graduate

Posted by on 16 September 2016

ACAP Bachelor of Counselling graduate Callie Hooper began as manager of Paradise Kids two weeks after finishing her placement at the facility. The Gold Coast charity provides support services for families suffering from grief, loss, bereavement, illness and divorce or separation.

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Two Australian College of Applied Psychology (ACAP) Counselling students recruited by placement host

Posted by on 1 September 2016

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Mosman Private Hospital (MPH) hired two ACAP graduates who completed their placements at the psychiatric and acute medical facility during 2016.

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Melbourne: The journey towards death: Supporting the dying and bereaved relatives

Posted by the Alumni team on 1 September 2016

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The ACAP Alumni Team is pleased to have John Arber present our next professional development session in Melbourne on;

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Sydney: Perspective from a Client and Therapist on the Lived Experience of an Eating Disorder

Posted by the Alumni team on 1 September 2016

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ACAP provide continuing education sessions for graduates of ACAP courses.

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Brisbane Alumni Professional Development Session - Why Men Abuse the Women They Love - Dr Clare Murphy

Posted by the Alumni team on 19 August 2016

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The ACAP Alumni Team is pleased to have Dr Clare Murphy present our next professional development session in Brisbane on;

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Brisbane Alumni Professional Development Session - Working with Grief & Loss - Lorelle Madden

Posted by the Alumni team on 19 August 2016

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The ACAP Alumni Team is pleased to have Lorelle Madden present our next professional development session in Brisbane on;

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Sydney Alumni Professional Development Session - Introduction to Dialectical Behavioural Therapy (DBT)

Posted by Alumni team on 19 August 2016

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The ACAP Alumni team is pleased to announce our next professional development session for 2016.  We are delighted to announce that  Natalie Cabrera & Gavin Moffitt will be presenting on;

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ACAP nurtures global Social Work connections at APUCEN Nepal

Posted by on 25 May 2016

ACAP’s foundation Professor of Social Work, Carolyn Noble, was keynote speaker at the inaugural conference of the Asia-Pacific University-Community Engagement Network (APUCEN), held in Nepal during April. Postponed for 10 months following the Nepal earthquakes, the event’s aim was to unite higher learning institutes of the Asia-Pacific region with their...

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ACAP Bachelor of Psychological Science Criminology major stream widens career prospects in justice

Posted by on 12 May 2016

The Australian College of Applied Psychology (ACAP) has enhanced its Bachelor of Psychological Science by adding a Criminology major stream. The update is in response to students’ growing interest in professions in criminology and justice. The new course content is designed to provide marketable career skills at the undergraduate level,...

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Brisbane Alumni PD Session - Sexuality and Relationship Therapy

Posted by the Alumni team on 6 May 2016

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In alignment with Domestic and Family Violence month in Queensland the ACAP Alumni Team is pleased to have Dr Gareth Merriman present our next professional development session in Brisbane on;

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Sydney Alumni PD Session - Working with Domestic Violence and Abuse in Couples and Family Counselling

Posted by the Alumni team on 6 May 2016

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The ACAP Alumni team is pleased to announce our next professional development session for 2016.

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Brisbane Alumni PD Session - General Principles and Approaches to Working with Young People

Posted by the Alumni team on 1 April 2016

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In alignment with National Youth Week the ACAP Alumni Team is pleased to have Dr John Meteyard present our next professional development session in Brisbane on;

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Brisbane Alumni Session - Working Holistically with Substance Using Clients presented by Hannah McFa

Posted by the Alumni team on 7 March 2016

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The ACAP Alumni Team is pleased to have Hannah McFarlane from Drug ARM present our next professional development session in Brisbane on;

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ACAP Bachelor Explorer demystifies Degree study for Diploma students

Posted by on 3 March 2016

ACAP’s Student Learning Support team has launched a free webinar series designed to bust the myths and alleviate students’ concerns about the transition from Diploma to Degree study.

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Student experience the top priority at new ACAP Sydney campus

Posted by on 1 March 2016

The Australian College of Applied Psychology (ACAP) is pleased to announce that its Sydney campus is moving to new purpose-built premises in the CBD. ACAP is part of the Navitas Group, which is a global education provider to more than 55,000 students annually.

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ACAP Diploma students explore work opportunities at VET Industry Day

Posted by on 18 February 2016

The Australian College of Applied Psychology held its first VET Industry Day on February 10, with more than 100 current and newly enrolled diploma students attending the expo.

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Course spotlight: Diploma of Youth Work

Posted by on 5 February 2016

After an overseas adventure where he spent time working with troubled young people in the UK, Jackson Raymond was inspired to become a youth worker. On return home he enrolled in ACAP’s Diploma of Youth Work and began studying the one-year full-time course this year.

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Graduate’s thesis leads to $50,000 grant for Indigenous Women’s health

Posted by on 1 February 2016

ACAP began 2016 with a special reason to celebrate. Research conducted for her Master dissertation by ACAP Master of Psychology (Clinical) graduate Mary Goslett (pictured) has led to a $50,000 grant to help support Indigenous women in regional NSW.

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Melbourne Alumni Session ~ The Truth of Addiction presented by Mike McKenzie from The Salvation Army

Posted by the Alumni team on 1 February 2016

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With February being Febfast, focussing on young people and addictions, we are delighted to announce that Mike McKenzie from The Salvation Army will be presenting on;

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Sydney Alumni Session ~ The Trauma of Recovery from Addiction presented by Jeff Lucas from Wesley Mission

Posted by the Alumni team on 1 February 2016

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The ACAP Community Engagement team is please to announce our first professional development session for 2016.

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ACAP Psychology courses achieve full accreditation status

Posted by on 18 January 2016

ACAP is pleased to announce that we have received accreditation without conditions from the Australian Psychology Accreditation Council (APAC) for all of our psychology courses offered through the School of Psychological Sciences until December 2020.

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2016 ACAP Scholarship Deadlines Approaching

Posted by on 12 January 2016

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ACAP provides annual scholarships for a selection of counselling and psychology courses. Our 2016 applications close at the end of January for the following School of Counselling and Psychology scholarships: 1. The ATSI Scholarship for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students (for any qualification)

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Brisbane Alumni PD Session - The Role of Hope in Trauma Informed Practice

Posted by the Alumni team on 7 December 2015

The ACAP Alumni Team is pleased to have Associate Professor Denis O'Hara present our next professional development session in Brisbane on;

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Brisbane PD Sessions - Two forums presented by the PACFA Research Committee

Posted by Christina Katterfeld on 10 November 2015

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The ACAP Brisbane Campus is pleased to be hosting two Professional Development forums, presented by the Psychotherapy and Counselling Federation of Australia (PACFA).

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Brisbane Alumni PD Session - Understanding Self Harm

Posted by the Alumni team on 19 October 2015

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The ACAP Alumni Team is pleased to have Lyndall Evans present our next professional development session in Brisbane on;

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Melbourne Alumni PD Session - Emotional Focus Therapy - the Transforming Power of Emotion Rituals

Posted by the Alumni team on 12 October 2015

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The ACAP Alumni Team is pleased to have Dr Judith Ayre present our next professional development workshop in Melbourne on;

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Sydney Alumni PD Session - Understanding and Managing Borderline Personality Disorder

Posted by the Alumni team on 1 October 2015

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The ACAP Alumni Team is pleased to have Dr Ester Senderey present our next professional development workshop in Sydney on;

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Brisbane Alumni PD Session - An Introduction to Art Therapy

Posted by the Alumni team on 5 August 2015

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The ACAP Alumni Team is pleased to have Claire Edwards present our next professional development workshop in Brisbane on;

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Sydney Professional Development Event - Introduction to Positive Psychology Coaching

Posted by the Alumni team on 4 August 2015

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Sydney Alumni PD Session - Embodying Ethical Practice

Posted by the Alumni team on 28 July 2015

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The ACAP Alumni Team is pleased to have Dr Andrew Crosbie present our next professional development workshop in Sydney on;

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Melbourne Alumni PD Session - Grief & Bereavement in an Oncology Context

Posted by the ACAP Alumni team on 9 July 2015

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The ACAP Alumni Team is pleased to have Dr Sue Burney present our next professional development workshop in Melbourne on;

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Alumni PD Session Recordings Available Online

Posted by the Alumni team on 29 June 2015

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Recordings of ACAP Alumni PD Sessions are now available online to ACAP Alumni members.

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ACAP hosting Dr Ingo Lambrecht presenting on Culture, Trauma and Mental Health: Working at the Clinical/Cultural Interface

Posted by the ACAP Alumni team on 25 June 2015

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The ACAP Alumni Team is pleased to be hosting visiting International Academic, Dr Ingo Lambrecht presenting a workshop in Sydney on;

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APS APS Networking Information Evening for Clinical Psychology Registrars and Students

Posted by the Alumni team on 22 June 2015

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The NSW State Clinical College of the APS would like to invite all Psychology students, Alumni and registrar members to the following event:

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UCEC2015 – Early bird registrations now open!

Posted by ACAP on 15 June 2015

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Early bird registrations are now open for the University-Community Engagement Conference 2015 (UCEC2015), co-hosted by Australian College of Applied Psychology and Universiti Sains Malaysia for the Asia-Pacific University-Community Engagement Network (APUCEN). The discounted rate will available until Monday 3rd August.

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Brisbane Alumni PD Session - Difficult to Treat Depression

Posted by the Alumni team on 3 June 2015

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The ACAP Alumni Team is pleased to have Dr Janette Randall from Black Dog Institute present our next professional development session in Brisbane on;

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UCEC2015 abstract submission date extended

Posted by ACAP on 27 May 2015

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Due to the international nature of UCEC2015, and some requests for more time to submit abstracts, we are pleased to announce that we have extended the abstract submission date to Friday 15 May.

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New Course – Diploma of Youth Work CHC50413

Posted by ACAP on 27 May 2015

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If you want to work with and support young people across a wide range of services such as recreation, education, health, welfare and juvenile justice and protection, then the Diploma of Youth Work CHC50413 could be for you.

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What is a Unique Student Identifier (USI) and how do I get one?

Posted by ACAP on 25 May 2015

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A USI (Unique Student Identifier) is a reference number made up of numbers and letters. Creating a USI is free. It creates a secure online record of your nationally recognised training that you can access anytime and anywhere, and it’s yours for life.

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ACAP to offer the Bachelor of Social Work in 2015

Posted by ACAP on 24 May 2015

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As of 2015, ACAP will be offering a new course - the Bachelor of Social Work.

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ACAP to co-host UCEC2015 for the first time in Australia

Posted by ACAP on 22 May 2015

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ACAP will be co-hosting the international University-Community Engagement Conference this year (UCEC2015) with the Universiti Sains Malaysia at the Gold Coast from the 1st to 3rd November.

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Sydney Alumni PD Session - Difficult to Treat Depression

Posted by the Alumni team on 21 May 2015

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The ACAP Alumni Team is pleased to have Dr Vered Gordon from Black Dog Institute present our next professional development workshop in Sydney on;

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Melbourne Alumni PD Session - Difficult to Treat Depression

Posted by the Alumni team on 28 April 2015

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The ACAP Alumni Team is pleased to have Dr David Mitchell from Black Dog Institute present our next professional development workshop in Melbourne on;

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Brisbane Alumni PD Session - Supporting Individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorder

Posted by the ACAP Alumni team on 1 April 2015

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The ACAP Alumni Team is pleased to have Lynda Melville from Austism Queensland present our next professional development workshop in Brisbane on;

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Sydney Alumni PD Session : Beyond Mindfulness by Dr Daniel Brown

Posted by the Alumni Team on 17 March 2015

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The ACAP Alumni Team is pleased to welcome Dr Daniel Brown to present our next professional development session in Sydney on;

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Melbourne Alumni PD Session on Managing Bipolar Disorder in Young People

Posted by the Alumni Team on 10 March 2015

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The ACAP Alumni Team is pleased to have Dr Tanya Hanstock from Black Dog Institute present our next professional development session in Melbourne on the topic of;

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Dr Daniel Brown is returning to Australia to run a series of workshops in Mindfulness

Posted by the Alumni Team on 23 February 2015

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Daniel P Brown, PhD is the Director of the Centre for Integrative Psychotherapy, Newton MA (USA) and Associate Clinical Professor in Psychology, Harvard Medical School. He has published 15 books and taught Hypnotherapy for 42 years.

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Brisbane Alumni PD Workshop on Acceptance & Commitment Therapy

Posted by The Alumni team on 30 January 2015

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The ACAP Alumni Team is pleased to have NeLi Martin present our first professional development workshop in Brisbane for 2015 on;

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Sydney Alumni PD Workshop on Acceptance & Commitment Therapy

Posted by the Alumni team on 27 January 2015

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The ACAP Alumni Team is pleased to have Mary Sawyer present our first professional development workshop in Sydney for 2015 on;

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Melbourne Alumni PD Workshop on Acceptance & Commitment Therapy

Posted by The Alumni team on 20 January 2015

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The ACAP Alumni Team is pleased to have Julian McNally present our first professional development workshop in Melbourne for 2015 on;

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Online Marketing and Networking Workshops

Posted by The Alumni team on 6 January 2015

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ACAP is pleased to be collaborating with the Professional Development People to host two PD workshops specifically designed for experienced graduates of counselling, psychotherapy, psychology and social work.

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ACAP Brisbane Alumni Christmas Networking Event

Posted by the Alumni Team on 2 December 2014

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ACAP Alumni Christmas Networking Event

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ACAP Melbourne Alumni Christmas Networking Event

Posted by the Alumni Team on 2 December 2014

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ACAP Alumni Christmas Networking Event

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Alumni Professional Development Seminar - Family & Couples Therapy

Posted by the Alumni Team on 23 October 2014

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The ACAP Alumni Team is pleased to have Dr Cathy Bettman present our next seminar on;

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Setting Up Your Private Practice and Planning for Success

Posted by the Alumni Team on 20 October 2014

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ACAP are pleased to be collaborating with the Professional Development People to run PD seminars specifically designed for students and graduates of counselling, psychotherapy, psychology and social work. The first seminar - Setting Up Your Private Practice and Planning for Success - presented by Betty Tannous will be held on...

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1st Annual NPI Conference

Posted by ACAP on 15 October 2014

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The 1st Annual NPI Conference is in less than a fortnight and our program is now available. For more information, please visit the conference website: http://conference2014.navitas-professional.edu.au/

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Alumni Professional Development Seminar - The Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse – Working with Couples

Posted by Meagan Johnson on 13 October 2014

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The ACAP Alumni Team is pleased to have Alexandra Barbas present our next seminar on

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Alumni Professional Development Seminar - Developing Positive Change in Contexts of Domestic Violence

Posted by Meagan Johnson on 13 October 2014

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The ACAP Alumni Team is pleased to have Dr Brian Sullivan present our next seminar on

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ACAP Proudly Supports the ANZPATH Biennial Conference

Posted by ACAP Alumni Team on 27 August 2014

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We are proud to announce that ACAP is supporting the upcoming Third International ANZPATH Biennial Conference, with one of our alumni, Caitlin Hall, as a committee member and speaker!

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Don't miss out! Mental Health Graduate Symposium 2014

Posted by ACAP Alumni Team on 13 August 2014

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Places are filling quickly for the ACAP sponsored Mental Health Graduate Symposium in October. This is a fantastic opportunity to network and learn more about your professional life after graduating, with the Symposium this year themed "Getting Started in Professional Practice". 

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ACAP Graduate Presents Self-Injury Research at International Conference

Posted by ACAP on 16 July 2014

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ACAP graduate Lee Bresland is working to raise awareness and understanding of non-suicidal self-injury (NSSI). Ms Bresland graduated from the Master of Psychology (Clinical) in May 2014. The findings of her study were recently presented at The International Society for the Study of Self Injury conference in June.

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Anxiety Disorders in Children and Adolescents (Alumni Workshop Series)

Posted by ACAP Alumni Team on 14 July 2014

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The ACAP Alumni Team is delighted to have partnered with the Black Dog Institute to offer training in Anxiety Disorders in Children and Adolescents at our Sydney, Melbourne and Brisbane Campuses for ACAP Alumni. The cost of this training will be covered by ACAP.

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Mental Health Graduate Symposium 2014

Posted by ACAP Alumni Team on 7 July 2014

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Are you ready to become a mental health professional?

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UK Psychiatrist Dr Hugh Middleton Discusses Critical Psychiatry with ACAP Alumni and Students

Posted by on 3 June 2014

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ACAP joined with the International Society for Psychological and Social Approaches to Psychosis to host a seminar with visiting UK psychiatrist Dr Hugh Middleton from the Critical Psychiatry Network on Thursday 22 May at ACAP’s Sydney Campus.

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Call for Papers – the NPI Conference

Posted by ACAP on 6 May 2014

The Navitas Professional Institute (NPI) is now accepting submissions for its inaugural Conference, to be held in Sydney on Monday 27th October, 2014.

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Information Sessions May & July 2014

Posted by ACAP on 2 May 2014

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The next ACAP information sessions will be held in May and July on our campuses in Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane and Adelaide.

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Critical Psychiatry with Dr Hugh Middleton

Posted by ACAP on 1 May 2014

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This month, we will be hosting a free public seminar with visiting psychiatrist Dr Hugh Middleton from the Critical Psychiatry Network at our Sydney campus. This is a joint event hosted by the Australian College of Applied Psychology (ACAP) and the International Society for Psychological and Social Approaches to Psychosis (ISPS).

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New courses for ACAP – the Master of Social Work and Master of Social Work (Qualifying)

Posted by ACAP on 27 March 2014

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Two new courses are now being offered at ACAP; the Master of Social Work and the Master of Social Work (Qualifying).

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Dr Elizabeth Day presents at the ‘Psychology and the Other’ conference in Boston

Posted by ACAP on 25 March 2014

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ACAP Senior Lecturer in Counselling and Psychotherapy Dr Elizabeth Day recently presented at the ‘Psychology and the Other’ Conference in Boston, Massachusetts, USA. We caught up with Dr Day to talk about her experience of the conference and her recent research into relational psychotherapy. 

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Alumni Professional Development Seminar - Trauma, Attachment and Psychotherapy

Posted by ACAP Alumni Team on 14 March 2014

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We are delighted to have Dr Kate Briggs present Melbourne's first 2014 alumni professional development seminar. Dr Briggs is a practicing psychoanalyst and member of the Lacan Circle of Melbourne, and will be exploring Trauma, Attachment and Psychotherapy on Tuesday 1 April 2014, 6:00pm-8:30pm at the Melbourne Campus of the Australian College of Applied Psychology.

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Alumni Professional Development Seminar - Differentiation of Self and Implications for Couples Work

Posted by The ACAP Alumni Team on 11 March 2014

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We are pleased to announce that Dr John Meteyard will be presenting Brisbane's first 2014 alumni professional development seminar. Dr Meteyard will address The differentiation of self and its implications for couples work on Thursday 3 April 2014, 6pm-9pm at the Brisbane Campus of the Australian College of Applied Psychology. 

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Free Workshop for Children Bereaved by Suicide

Posted by The ACAP Alumni Team on 4 March 2014

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The Salvation Army are holding a Children Bereaved by Suicide Presentation and Open Forum with Dr Diana Sands and Dr Noritta Morseu-Diop on Friday 21 March 2014 from 1:00pm-3:00pm at Level 4, Geddes Room, 140 Elizabeth Street, Sydney.

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Alumni Professional Development Seminar - Mindfulness, Meditation and Psychotherapy: Clarifying Misconceptions

Posted by The ACAP Alumni Team on 19 February 2014

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We are delighted to announce that our first alumni professional development seminar of the year, Mindfulness, Meditation and Psychotherapy: Clarifying Misconceptions will be presented by Dr Dan Brown.

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Alumni Events 2013

Posted by The ACAP Alumni Team on 6 January 2014

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The Australian College of Applied Psychology Alumni Team held nine professional development events in 2013 across our Sydney, Brisbane and Melbourne campuses. These seminars are all recognised by the relevant counselling professional bodies as CPE hours as they are presented by leaders in the mental health and community services sector. 

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ACAP Alumna Kara Holmes Presents at Oxford

Posted by ACAP on 18 December 2013

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Congratulations on presenting your paper ''You can’t put it in a box and tie it with a ribbon': The consumer movement and the social construction of mental illness' at the 6th Interdisciplinary Conference on Madness at Mansfield College, Oxford.

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ACAP Alumni Events – July 2013

Posted by ACAP on 13 November 2013

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ACAP held its second series of Alumni professional development events in July in Melbourne, Sydney and Brisbane. Three different topics were covered.

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DisabilityCare Australia Report Released

Posted by ACAP on 3 October 2013

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ACAP’s Dr Fiona Papps is part of a research team investigating the support of young children with disabilities and their families under DisabilityCare Australia.

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ACAP’s Dr Denis O'Hara publishes a new book on the Importance of Hope

Posted by ACAP on 29 September 2013

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In his new book, ACAP’s Associate Professor explores new possibilities for Counselling and Psychotherapy

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ACAP representatives appointed to the APS Sydney Committee

Posted by on 26 September 2013

ACAP Head of the School of Psychological Sciences, Professor Mike Innes has been appointed to the Committee of the Sydney Branch of the Australian Psychological Society (APS), effective July 2013. 

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Call for papers – The 6th Annual ACAP Conference

Posted by ACAP on 26 September 2013

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The Australian College of Applied Psychology is calling for submissions for the 2013 Annual Conference.

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5 Common Job Search Mistakes

Posted by ACAP on 20 September 2013

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So you have the qualifications, you know what job you want, and you’re ready to start applying. Not making it to the interview stage? Here are 5 mistakes to avoid.

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Join our Alumni Community!

Posted by on 21 August 2013

You can find the next series of ACAP Alumni Professional Development events here, or fill out the form below to join our Alumni community.

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ACAP reaches dizzying heights in research

Posted by ACAP on 12 June 2013

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The Australian College of Applied Psychology (ACAP) has been working to foster a diverse and supportive research environment recently in several areas.  

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