All Seminar Topics

Compass Seminars menu of New Zealand based training topics for professionals working with children, young people and families.

Advanced Mindfulness-Based Skills Training

A Two-Day Intensive Workshop
Dr Koke Saavedra

Attachment and Maltreatment

A Relational Learning Framework for Change
Dr Wendy Kelly

Childhood Anxiety

Integrating the Latest Research Knowledge into User-Friendly Interventions for Helping Anxious Children
Dr Allison Waters & Dr Trisha Groth

Distressed or Deliberately Defiant

Early Attachment Trauma and its Effects on Behaviour. How Schools Can Respond.
Dr Judith Howard

Dyadic Developmental Psychotherapy (Level 1)

A Four-Day Intensive
Kim Golding

Dyadic Developmental Psychotherapy (Level 2)

A Four-Day Intensive
Dr Sian Phillips

Life Story Work

Making Sense of Fragmented Lives
Richard Rose

Living with Stuff that Sucks

Acceptance and Commitment Therapy with Young People
Dr Ben Sedley

Managing Risk in Young People

Effective Assessment and Therapeutic Strategies for Suicidal and Self-Harm Behaviour
Dr Kirsten Davis

Mauri Ora

The Metrics of Flourishing
Sir Mason Durie

Mindfulness-Based Interventions with Children and Youth

A Three-Day Intensive Training
Dr Koke Saavedra

Motivational Interviewing

Facilitating Lasting Change with Children and Young People
Dr Emma Woodward

Positive Psychology

Practical Applications with Young People and Families

Post Traumatic Success

Solution-Focused Approaches to Trauma & Grief - A Two Day Intensive Training
Michael Durrant

Solution-Focused Brief Therapy

A Three-Day Intensive Training
Michael Durrant


Building Strengths, Developing Competencies - A Two-Day Workshop
Michael Durrant

Trust Based Relational Interventions (TBRI)

Caring for Kids from ' Hard Places'
Dr David Cross & Dr Donald Winsted