York UK, Mon Sep 11 2023 - Fri Sep 15 2023

(11 Sep 2023 8:30 AM - 15 Sep 2023 1:15 PM )

York Annual Systems-Centered Training Week

SCT Workshop with Fran Carter , Rowena Davis , Juliet Koprowska , Janneke Maas , Annie MacIver , Mike Maher , Madeline O'Carroll , Lotte Paans , Ros Wood
Contact: Juliet Koprowska

For those new and curious about SCT, as well as those with previous SCT experience

Venue Track(s) Level(s)
Priory Street Centre
15 Priory Street
York UK
Clinical|Organizational Open to All Levels|Foundation Level|Intermediate Level

Event Details

Six training tracks to choose from:
Foundations of SCT
Making Work Roles Work (for us and our organisations)
Intermediate Leadership Development: Seeing the System
Observation Training (observing the development of the Foundation group)
Container Training (in the Foundation Group)
Intermediate Skills Training (this group meets Sep 10-15)

Co-sponsored by the Systems-Centered Training & Research Institute

Online Registration & Details on the SCTUK website


Fran Carter MSS, LSW carter2229@aol.com
Fran is a Licensed Social Worker, living and working in Philadelphia as a consultant working with individuals, couples, groups and organizations. She is a founding member of the Systems-Centered Training and Research Institute, a current Board Member and System Mentor. She is a licensed Systems-Centered practitioner and a senior trainer, leading workshops, ongoing training and consultation groups and intensive training blocks throughout the US and Europe. She is also a principal in SAVI Communications and the SAVI Network where she works with others to develop training in the SAVI approach to communication. She has co-authored Systems-Centered Training: An Illustrated Guide for Applying a Theory of Living Human Systems (2021) with Yvonne Agazarian and Susan Gantt.

Rowena Davis MSc. rdavis@rdaconsulting.net
Rowena is an organisational consultant working with private, public & not-for-profit organisations internationally, coaching individuals & teams & facilitating change & leadership development. She runs SCT & SAVI trainings in the US & Europe. She is a licensed SCT practitioner, a certified SAVI trainer & a member of the Systems-Centered Training and Research Institute Board.

Juliet Koprowska MSW, CQSW, DipHE Couns juliet.koprowska@york.ac.uk
Juliet is a licensed Systems-Centered practitioner with extensive training in Yvonne Agazarian’s Theory of Living Human Systems and its Systems-Centered practice. She is a Director of SCTUK and a member of the Board of Directors of the Systems-Centered Training and Research Institute. Formerly a Senior Lecturer in Social Work at the University of York, she now works independently, leads systems-centered groups in the UK and the US and offers individual and group mentoring. She is author of Communication and Interpersonal Skills in Social Work, published by Sage.

Janneke Maas MSc, BA janneke.maas@top-teamwerk.nl%20
Janneke works as a team coach and leadership development trainer in the Netherlands. She works with teams, individuals, and organizations. The core of her work is freeing up energy for work and relations that support work and fun while working. She also educates people that want to become a team coach and learn the trade. Janneke is part of the SCT Conference system as Co-director and leader of the Program Planning group and had recently finished the Authority Issue Group.

Annie MacIver MA, BA, CQSW annie.maciver2@icloud.com
Annie is an organisational consultant, trainer, and coach working in the public and private sectors. She has applied SCT to build effective teams and partnerships as a senior leader in large public sector organisations. She is a licensed Systems-Centered practitioner, a Director of SCTUK and a member of the SCTRI Board. She has an MA in Consultation and the Organisation and is a qualified Social Worker.

Mike Maher MA, PGCE mike.maher1@me.com
Mike is a psychotherapist, trainer and organizational consultant. He is Director and Board member of the Systems-Centered Training and Research Institute and a licensed Systems-Centered Practitioner. He leads three ongoing SCT training groups and has led SCT trainings and organisational interventions in many international contexts. He was Deputy Director in a Therapeutic Community and subsequently he has developed a specialism in working with staff who work with adolescents and adults characterized by their challenging natures. He has written papers and book chapters on working with staff groups, organizational issues in mental health reform and managing self-harm behaviours, and has presented at many national and international conferences.

Madeline O'Carroll MSc, PGDip, RMN madmoc1@gmail.com
Madeline is a Senior Lecturer in Mental Health Nursing with post graduate training in Health Psychology and Higher Education. She has thirty years’ experience in mental health as a clinician and educator; designing, developing, delivering and leading educational and training programmes. Her groupwork experience includes facilitating therapy groups for people with psychosis and groups to support mental health nursing students process the impact of their work. She has been a member of Systems-Centered Training and Research Institute since 2004 and has facilitated SCT training groups in the UK and US. Madeline is a Senior Fellow of the Higher Education Academy.

Lotte Paans MSc lottegoudjepaans@gmail.com
Lotte runs a private practice for therapy and coaching in the Netherlands. She counsels individuals, couples and teams, provides training and supervision for (team) coaches and consultants and manages change in organisations using SCT. She leads ongoing SCT groups in the Netherlands, is Chair of the Dutch SCT Board and is a licensed Systems-Centered practitioner.

Ros Wood MBChB, BSc drroswoodmrcpsych@gmail.com