The Short and Long of It RANZCP Psychotherapy Written Case Workshop


The Short and the Long of It:

A Workshop for Trainees and Supervisors on the RANZCP Psychiatry Written Case (PWC)

Sat Nov 4, 2017

Our Annual NSW Branch FOP Cases Workshop will build on prior viewing of the HETI film Starting the Long Conversation, accessible from a link on the HETI website from the Psychiatry Program page, or from the following URL:


9am: Registration and coffee/tea/snacks


9.30am: A/Prof Loyola McLean: brief welcome

9.40am: Dr Vlado Gojak: Nuts And Bolts Of The Case


10.20am Sandy: Case Selection


11.00am-11.20am: Morning tea


11.20am - 1200md: Dr Luciano Diana: Attachment concepts needed for the case


12pm-12.40pm: Dr Neil Jeyasingham: Writing up the case - a marker's view


12.45pm: Lunch


1.30pm: Time to formulate! -  Interactive group formulation led by Loy


2.15pm: The process of the case: Separate groups for supervisors and trainees:

Jeff and Luciano to facilitate supervisors

Vlado and Loy to facilitate trainees


3.00-3.20pm: Feedback and evaluation

3.20-3.30pm: Clean-up and Farewell!

Sat 4th November 2017, 9am to 3.30pm

MADDISON HOUSE, 761 Darling Street, Rozelle

COST: FREE but places limited so book early!      

RSVP: by Mon Oct 29th, 2016


A/PROF LOYOLA MCLEAN - a Psychiatrist, Psychotherapist and CL Psychiatrist in public and private practice with interests in clinical, teaching and research aspects of interpersonal neurobiology and psychotherapy. She works at the BMC co-coordinating their Masters programs, including their Psychiatry FEC, and is the current NSW Branch Faculty of Psychotherapy (FOP) Chair. She is now a College Case Examiner.

DR JEFFREY STREIMER – a Psychiatrist and Psychotherapist in private practice. He is also Director of C-L Psychiatry at RNSH and RANZCP NSW DoAT in Psychotherapies. His long history of involvement in Psychotherapy education includes past NSW Section of Psychotherapy Chairperson and NSWIoP Advanced Psychotherapy Program Director.

DR VLADO GOJAK – a Psychiatrist and Psychotherapist in private practice with an interest in youth. He is Consultant Psychiatrist at the UNSW Health Service and is a Clinical Supervisor for their Counselling and Psychological Service.  He also edits the website

DR SANDY KUIPER - the Psychotherapy Educator for the Northern Sydney and Central Coast Local Health Districts, as well as a clinical academic and practicing psychotherapist. His research interests include clinical decision making, patient assessment, and the intersection and models of mood and personality disorders.

DR NEIL JEYASINGAM an Old Age Psychiatrist and Psychotherapist with an interest in teaching and using psychodynamic concepts in general psychiatry and in brief psychodynamic psychotherapy. He is a College Case History Examiner.

DR LUCIANO DIANA a Psychiatrist, Psychotherapist and Psychotherapy Educator for the Illawarra with an interest in teaching and attachment. He is currently a serving member on the NSW Branch FOP Committee the FOP

The Odyssey of the Long Case needs companionship.

Come and join us!