Education program for Integrative Psychotherapy

ABOUT EDUCATION

The psychotherapy of children and adolescents differs significantly from adults’ psychotherapy, in particular concerns to therapists, the relationship and cooperation with parents, because the cooperation with parents depends on the acceptance of the therapy itself.

The program of integrative psychotherapy for children and adolescents is based on the developmental approach of children and youth, incorporating a humanistic and integrative approach (Gestalt, TA, PA), and Self psychology, intrasubjective theory and relationship theory.

The total duration of training will be not less than 3200 hours, spread over seven years, at least four years of which must be in a training specific to psychotherapy.

The psychotherapy training program consists a minimum 4 years and 1400 hours.
1. 640 hours of theory and methodology
2. 180 hours of supervision
3. 380 hours of clinical practice
4. 310 hours of personal terapeutic experience, or equivalent

The education lasts 4 years, and after completing the education and passing the exam candidates will receive a diploma from BHIDAPA and apply for European Certificate EAIP and EAP for the competence of integrative psychotherapist or Europien Certificate of EIATSCYP for integrative psychotherapist for Children and Adolescents. 

WHAT IS IT FOR ?

Psychiatrists, psychologists, defectologists, social pedagogues, doctors of school medicine and social workers, pedagogues, nurses can be involved in psychotherapists education.

MODE OF IMPLEMENTATION

  • It will be held on weekends per month, from Friday to Sunday, and once a year for five days (summer school), except when the lecturers are foreigners, then the duration and time of education are modified according to the lecturer
  • The program is held in Bosnian / Croatian / Serbian and English
  • Several (2-3) modules are run by experts from abroad annually
  • Education is conducted in conjunction with and complying with the EIATSCYP, EAIP and EAP standards.

WHAT DOES EDUCATION PROGRAM INCLUDES ?

  • Theoretical part and research work
  • Supervision of clinical practice
  • Development of skills
  • Personal / Personal Development

ORGANIZACIONO SVAKI MODUL UKLJUČUJE

  • Group process
  • Theory
  • Supervision practiced in a large group
  • Practical work
  • Development of skills

Education groups are closed type with a constant number of students. 

DURATION AND STRUCTURE OF 4 YEARS EDUCATION

The program of integrative psychotherapy for children and adolescents is based on the developmental approach of children and youth, incorporating a humanistic and integrative approach (Gestalt, TA, PA), and Self psychology, intrasubjective theory and relationship theory.

The total duration of training will be not less than 3200 hours, spread over seven years, at least four years of which must be in a training specific to psychotherapy.

The psychotherapy training program consists a minimum 4 years and 1400 hours.

1. 640 hours of theory and methodology
2. 180 hours of supervision
3. 380 hours of clinical practice
4. 310 hours of personal terapeutic experience, or equivalent

Other hours are calculated through written and oral papers, exams, research papers, case reports, and literary litigation. The education program follows European standards-EAP, EAIP and EAITSCYP, and accordingly, changes in hours can occur.

The program trains candidates to gain professional and academic experience with a special emphasis on clinical skills, professional competence, personal / personal development, while meeting the criteria of good clinical practice that ensures high levels of education and research.

EXAMS / ESSAYS

During each educational year, students are obliged to submit 3 written papers (the themes of works and deadlines for submission are determined at the beginning of the year), pass the exams behind each module, and at the end of the training itself take the final exam, and present the work on the case.

Upon completing their education and taking the exam, candidates obtain a Diploma from Children’s and Adolescent Integrative Psychotherapy, and a European certificate from EAITSCYP, or in case of Integrative psychotherapy for adults, candidates obtain BHIDAPA Diploma and can apply for EAIP and EAP Certificate.

TERMS OF ENROLLMENT

  • Completed Faculty of Medicine, Psychology, Education and Rehabilitation, Social Work, Faculty of Health Studies
  • Interview with education leaders
  • Membership in BHIDAPA

At the beginning of the education year, students receive an education program with Ethical code, contract, index, code for the library, and after each module and recommended literature.

CONDITIONS DURING EDUCATION

  • The first installment of the education year should be paid before the beginning of the first module, which should be notified to BHIDAPA.
  • All participants must go through their personal psychotherapy during their education
  • In order for the participant to access the final exam, he must attend all education modules, hours of personal therapies, supervision, pass exams and graded essays, and a completed application form for the final exam
  • During the program of education, it is necessary for the student to apply his knowledge and skills acquired during the course of education in clinical work

STARTING AN EDUCATION PROGRAM

The third generation of education program for children and adolescents integrative psychotherapy starts on February 23, 2019. with the first module on the topic “Shame and Identity: A Relational Developmental Approach to Working with Children and Young People”.

First generation of education program for integrative psychotherapy starts on 2020.

An info meeting for all students will take place on February 15, 2019. starting at 17:00. The meeting place is in the BHIDAPA Center – Emerika Bluma 9.

PRICE OF THE EDUCATIONAL YEAR

The educational year price is 2,500KM, with the possibility of payment in three installments.

Duration, time and price can be increased extensively when the lecturers are foreigners and when the modules last longer than three days.

The price of the modules intensive: “The intensive module for children and adolescent integrative psychotherapy amounts to HRK 2,000.00.” It is paid directly to the organizing organization. Payment details Intensiv – Institute D.O.M Zagreb.

LOCATION AND DYNAMICS OF THE EDUCATION PROGRAM

Each education year consists of 10 modules.

The modules will be held on weekends per month, from Friday to Sunday in Sarajevo: Center – BHIDAPA or the Youth Center of the Island (one module can be organized in Zagreb for 3 days), and annually an “Intensive Module” is organized annually five days in the Krapina Spa / IUC (Inter-University Center) Dubrovnik or Sarajevo

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APPLICATIONS FOR EDUCATION PROGRAM AND MEMBERSHIP