Study with us

Chronic condition management, mental health and cognitive behaviour therapy training and education are an integral part of our unit and for more than 15 years we have delivered structured programs to health practitioners.

Courses have been conducted both nationally and internationally with partners in the United States, China, Hong Kong and New Zealand.

What do participants say about our workshops

“Well presented, educative and relevant, applicable to health professionals and clients”

“I enjoyed learning how to use new tools and looking at management of conditions from another perspective”

“Relaxed atmosphere encouraged interaction”

“Material was simple yet very relevant”

“Found this culturally appropriate training - catered for people from all walks of life”

“Excellent - draws together a lot of what we try to do and puts it into a format we can use”

“Client focused therefore increased ownership of care provided”

“Patient opens up more and therefore health worker can help with issues “real not presumed”.


Postgraduate courses

These award courses may be taken full-time or part-time, with internal and external study options.

Our Postgraduate courses

Chronic Condition Management 

Cognitive Behaviour Therapy (previously Mental Health Sciences)


Low intensity CBT training courses

We offer practitioner training and supervisor training in Low intensity Cognitive Behaviour Therapy (LiCBT). Flinders developed and provided the training and supervision for the successful NewAccess and Mindstep programs.

Courses are a mix of online and face-to-face learning as well as engagement in clinical supervision.

Supervisor training

Practitioner training

  • Supervisor Training in LiCBT (Intensive) - For those with mental health qualifications and prior experience in LiCBT.
  • Supervisor Training in LiCBT (Standard) - For those without experience in LiCBT
  • Practitioner Training in Low intensity CBT
  • Graduate Certificate in Cognitive Behaviour Therapy (CBT) with Supervision
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Short courses and workshops

Courses are available either online, face to face or a combination of both. Workshops can also be offered on-site at your location, please contact us for more information.

Chronic Condition Management

Cognitive Behaviour Therapy

Flinders Chronic Condition Management (CCM) Program - 2 days

CBT for Psychological Disorders - 4 days

Flinders Accredited Trainer Program  - 2 days

Building Resilience with Young People - 2 days

Upskilling Workshops - 2 hours

Behavioural Activation - 1 day

Flinders Closing the Gap Program - 2 days

Motivational Interviewing (CBT) - 1 day

Flinders Living Well, Smoke Free - 1 or 2 days


Flinders Tackling Risky Behaviours - 2 days


Health Promotion for Communities - 1 day


Consumer Directed Care & Goal Setting - 1 day


 How to use Motivational Interviewing Skills in everyday Practice - 1 day


Workshop resources



Online courses

Chronic Condition Management online courses

These two short courses are useful for both clinicians using the Flinders Program and others involved with Flinders Program implementation.

View a sample of our online courses using a 'guest' login. Full access to course 1 is provided.

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online course

NEW - Implementing the Flinders Program

CCM online training (PDF 1MB)