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Satir Transformational Systemic Therapy (STST) Level 1 is an accredited program that offers 60 Continuing Education Credits from Canadian Counselling Psychotherapy Association (CCPA) and is also approved by American Association of Marriage and Family Therapy (AAMFT)
This family therapy program contains 10 days of experiential learning plus participants are expected to complete :
Satir Transformational Systemic Therapy (TST) Level I training program is for practicing counsellors and therapists, and for other helping professionals who are presently working with clients. The focus of the program is on learning and practicing Satir Transformational Systemic Therapy to bring about deep and lasting change with individuals, couples and families.
This program is very experiential, with lecturettes, small group discussions, structured exercises, demonstrations, and skill practice sessions as part of the training. Participants will be required to work in triads between sessions to practice what they have been learning in the program.
Satir’s Transformational Systemic Therapy Model (STST) is unique in encompassing both the intrapsychic and interactive components of therapy. Much therapy of the past has been focused only on clients’ behaviour, cognition or affect. This model is focused on the whole human being, bringing about transformational change by tapping the internal resources and universal yearnings of individuals within their personal, family, and social systems. The process requires that the therapist has a high level of therapeutic competence and congruence.
STST processes are supported by recent therapeutic and neurobiological research. Evidence-based research supports
therapeutic processes that are experiential, systemic, positively directional and change focused in providing neurological changes in clients. The model’s focus on the congruence of the therapist is supported in research supporting how important it is that therapists provide the conditions for attachment, hope, positive possibilities and safety in order for clients to achieve deep and lasting change.
The experiential processes provided by the training program give participants the opportunity to have both personal and professional growth. The program will provide several therapy demonstrations and skill development opportunities.
We learned the process and the model, through its own process and model. No finer proof of its efficacy. The weaving-in throughout, of the teachings of Satir kept us connected to the source of this genius work.
Professionally, my practice has been both affirmed and at the same time elevated to a whole new level. The approach which has been so elegantly modeled, has a flexibility which has allowed me to easily and effortlessly intertwine my existing modalities in counselling, hypnotherapy, Timeline Therapy, EFT and NLP.
I am very grateful that I was able to take the course with you. I didn’t expect to have so many takeaways for my personal growth and development. At the same time, I also learned professionally and my need for connection was met as well. I really appreciate how engaged, positive, organized, structured, creative and warm you were for our group. I am looking forward to meeting you again!”
Registration will be open soon. If you are interested and want more information please contact Cindi at 604-546-1539 or email@example.com
Early Bird to August 4, 2023 – $2100.00
After August 4, 2023 – $2200.00
Full Payment due with application, full refund if not accepted into program. No refunds after August 25, 2023. Refunds minus $100 administration fee before August 25, 2023.
Bursaries are now available for all programs on a limited basis for those with demonstrated need. Please see application below or contact our office with any questions. Application Deadline for the STST Level 1 2023 Fall is June 30, 2023
For more info or to register by phone contact:
Satir Institute of the Pacific