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Information for Parents & Referrers

The Centre For Child and Family Development 
promotes awareness and understanding of the 
emotional life of children and adolescents, and
how this affects their behaviour and future development.

The Centre for Child and Family Development Offers:


Winter Workshops 2015

Three half day workshops 9.30-12.30: Thursday 25th June, Wednesday 29th July, Wednesday 9th September

Presented by Ruth Schmidt Neven PhD

Introduction to Short-Term Focused Psychodynamic Psychotherapy with Children, Parents and Young People: An Interactive Approach Thursday 25th June 9.30-12.30am

Connecting Relationships Attachment and the Brain: Implications for Understanding Development and Trauma Wednesday 29th July 9.30-12.30am

Therapeutic Communication with Children, Young People and Parents Wednesday 9th September 9.30am to 12.30pm

For more information and to register click here

Child and Family Wellness Consultancy - a new service

For further details contact Ruth Schmidt Neven on

(03) 9830-0422 or ccfdau@ozemail.com.au


Ruth Schmidt Neven
Founding Director
Ruth Schmidt Neven