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Dr Sarron Goldman

Senior Lecturer

Contact Information Telephone: (61 8) 6304 5824, Email: s.goldman@ecu.edu.au, Campus: Joondalup, Room: JO4.111
Staff Member Details
Telephone: (61 8)  6304 5824  
Email: s.goldman@ecu.edu.au   
Campus: Joondalup  
Room: JO4.111  

 

Current Teaching

  • COU0101/1101/5111 Dynamic models of counselling
  • COU3105/01008/5108 Psychodynamic concepts in practice
  • COU5110 – Advanced counselling skills
  • COU5321 – Clinical practice 1 (unit coordinator)
  • Coordination of the undergraduate and postgraduate Counselling and Psychotherapy programs on and offshore.

Background

  • A practising clinical psychologist in the field for over two decades.
  • Special interest in psychoanalysis.
  • Principally a clinician, he has also long been involved in the training of mental health professionals (psychologists, psychiatrists, psychotherapists, social workers etc.).
  • Previously he worked as an academic in the School of Psychiatry and Clinical Neurosciences at the University of Western Australia (Perth); the Psychology Department Midrand University and the University of the Witwatersrand (Johannesburg).

Professional Memberships

  • Specialist Clinical Psychologist registered with the Australia Health Practitioners Regulation Agency (AHPRA)
  • Fully registered member of the Australian Psychological Society (A.P.S.)
  • Fully registered member of the Clinical College of the Australian Psychological Society (A.P.S.)
  • Fully registered member of the Australian Clinical Psychology Association (ACPA)
  • Full clinical member of the Association for Psychoanalytic Psychotherapists of Western Australia (APPWA)
  • Registered member of Psychoanalytic Studies Association of Australasia (PSAA)
  • Full professional member – The Balint Society of Australia
  • Registered professional member of the Western Australian Interest Group of Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy (IGPOP)
  • Full clinical member Psychotherapy and Counselling Association of Western Australia (PACAWA)
  • Full member – The International Balint Society
  • Full clinical member – The International Association for Relational Psychoanalysis and Psychotherapy

Research Areas and Interests

  • Psychoanalysis/psychodynamic forms of clinical practice broadly
  • Psychology of the internet
  • The relationship between culture and the intrapsychic
  • Psycho-legal disputes concerning “the best interests of the minor child”
  • The psychological consequences of third party care
  • Men and masculinity
  • Online teaching and learning

Staff Qualifications

  • Doctor of Philosophy, South Africa .
  • Master of Arts, South Africa, 1992 .
  • Bachelor of Arts, South Africa, 1987 .
  • Bachelor of Arts, South Africa, 1986 .

Recent Publications (within the last five years)

Book Chapters

  • Taylor, M., Goldman, S., (2012), When empathy fails to eventuate in the counseling therapeutic session: Implications for the training and practice of students. University Teaching and Faculty Development Research Compendium, n/a, New York.

Journal Articles

  • Taylor, M., Goldman, S., (2011), When empathy mails to eventuate in the counselling therapeutic session: Implications for the training and practice of students. International Journal of University Teaching and Faculty Development, 1(3), 171-182.
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