Casus formulation in Schema Therapy

Trainer: Erlend Aschehoug

organizer: Norwegian Forum for Forensic Therapy in collaboration with the Norwegian Association for Cognitive Therapy

Location: Guesthouse Lovisenberg, Lovisenberggaten 15a, Oslo

Date: 23. - XNUM. April 24

Course fee: 5 000, - (includes lunch both days)

Deadline: 20.03.20

Learning Objectives

1. Overview of the different parts of the therapy process

2. Review of the course during the mapping phase

3. Participants will learn through practical exercises how to gather significant information and put the different pieces together into one meaningful whole.

4. Modus conceptualization - differentiate between different modes, examples of common mode constellations of different personality disorders, conceptualize mode cycles

5. Psychodynamization and development of treatment plan

More about the course

The course provides a thorough introduction to the mapping work that forms the basis for casus formulation in form therapy.
Kasus formulation is an important process in which client and
Therapist in collaboration puts important elements in
Relationship to each other in a meaningful way.
A good case format provides the best starting point
change work.

The course will contain both theoretical and practical
representations of the different parts of the mapping process as defined in form therapy. Various methods of collecting significant information will be demonstrated.

Approved by

Norsk Psykologforening has approved the education in form therapy as a compulsory program for the specialty in psychotherapy. The Norwegian Psychology Association approved this course as 16 hours maintenance-active. The course will be applied for as an optional specialist and postgraduate course of the Specialization Committee in Psychiatry and the Speciality Committee in General Medicine by the Norwegian Medical Association.

Briefly on Schema Therapy

  • Transdiagnostic psychotherapy model
  • Evidence-based and integrative treatment method
  • Recent research shows that Schema Therapy is very suitable for the treatment of relationship problems, personality disorders and complicated psychiatric conditions.

About the lecturer

Erlend Aschehoug is a specialist in clinical psychology since 2007. Work at the Clinic for psychological treatment with individual therapy and group therapy. Works as a supervisor in cognitive behavioral therapy and Schema Therapy


The education program is approved by the International Society of Schema Therapy (ISST) as a counselor for international certification in Schema Therapy. This course is mandatory to be certified.

Do you have questions?

We will be happy to answer your questions.