For Professionals

Consultation and Supervision

We offer a consultation service for professionals working with parents and infants who may need advice in formulating a treatment plan or in making a referral.
Contact us for referral information or to make an appointment for a consultation.

We also offer clinical supervision for Psychologists and other professionals. We have experience supervising Clinical Psychologists, Psychologists, Psychiatric Registrars and Social Workers. For Mentalization Based Therapy supervision contact Margie Stuchbery



We provide quality, accessible professional development from an attachment perspective for a broad range of workers involved with the well being of children and families

We also provide speakers on topics of importance in promoting maternal and infant mental health. Presentation topics include:

  • Mindfulness, mentalization and motherhood
  • Mentalization and motherhood
  • Atttachment in Psychotherapy
  • Parent-infant relationship therapy: What, Why, When and How?


Resources for Professionals

  1. Blum, L. Psychodynamics of postpartum depression. Psychoanalytic Psychology, 2007, 24(1), 45-62.
  2. Fraiberg S, Adelson E, Shapiro V. Ghosts in the nursery. A psychoanalytic approach to the problems of impaired infant-mother relationships. Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, 1975, 14(3), 387-421.