Julie is a warm and empathic therapist who works with individuals experiencing a range of emotional issues including depression, anxiety, trauma including PTSD, anger and relationship difficulties. She has a strong interest in helping mental health professionals to learn ISTDP and teaches and supervises, both within Australia and internationally, in Intensive Short Term Dynamic Psychotherapy.
Julie is recognised as an ISTDP therapist, and as a teacher and supervisor of ISTDP, by the International Experiential Dynamic Therapy Association (IEDTA), the ISTDP Institute and istdp.international.
“Julie Cochrane is that rare therapist who combines presence, empathic attunement and active engagement with highly refined skills designed to assess and treat a wide variety of patients effectively and efficiently. In addition to her superb clinical skills, she is a talented teacher and supervisor. With her extensive training in Intensive Short Term Dynamic Psychotherapy, an empirically validated treatment for a wide variety of emotional and psychological disorders, she is at the forefront of the field. Whether you are a patient seeking treatment or a therapist searching for top notch training, you will be well served to contact Julie Cochrane.”
Patricia Coughlin PhD, Clinical Psychologist
Author of “Intensive Short Term Dynamic Psychotherapy” “Maximising Effectiveness in
Dynamic Psychotherapy” and (co-authored with David Malan) “Lives Transformed”.