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16 May 2018 2:37 PM | Travis Atkinson (Administrator)


With a week to go, we're setting the stage for inspiration in Amsterdam.

If you've already registered for the schema therapy event of the year, rest assured, we are making our final efforts to ensure that your time in Amsterdam inspires you to then inspire others in your work and life, long after you leave!

Already registered? Unless you registered over the last few days, you should have already received a summary of your selections for the Preconference and Conference Days. Your summary will also be located on your QR Code on your name tag, which will serve as your admittance into your selections. If you have not yet made your selections, please email us immediately: EMAIL

Not yet registered? Hear from amazing thought leaders in the field of schema therapy. We have 60+ selections available for beginning to advanced levels, led by experts in schema therapy.

Incredible choices: On Saturday, May 26th, we have powerful keynotes you won't want to miss:

  • Experiencing Schema Therapy from the Inside-Out: Corrective Emotional Experiences for Therapists by Joan Farrell & Ida Shaw 
  • The Neurobiological and Cognitive Impact of Complex Trauma: Implications for Interventions by Kim Felmingham
  • Bypassing the Challenges in the Schema Therapy Supervisor Role by Jeff Young & Jeff Conway

Saturday Morning Selections: Build your perfect day by choosing from three options:

  1. Attend one of six symposiums, a case presentation, or a skill class
  2. Three Hot Topic Sessions 
  3. Spanish certification course for individual schema therapy

After lunch (included for participants), we have Jeff Young and Jeff Conway presenting their keynote address.

Saturday Early and Late Afternoon Selections: Choose from three options:

  1. Two of ten skill classes or two round table discussions (two parts, 90-minutes each)
  2. One of four 180-minute workshops
  3. Spanish certification course for individual schema therapy (90-minutes)

Largest ISST Conference Ever:
#INSPIRE2018AMS will be the premiere schema therapy event of the year. It will be an ideal time for you to network with your schema therapy colleagues, and deepen your connection with our worldwide community of schema therapists.

You will also have the opportunity to meet experts in the field of schema therapy, including Jeff Young, Arnoud Arntz, and many more.

Meet new friends, and see familiar faces in the schema therapy community during the Morning Activities and at Saturday's Evening Social Program. Be sure to join one or more of the following:

  • 6:00 pm - 6:45 pm: Closing Ceremony. At the conference closing ceremony, we promise a performance that will "wow!" you. We will also announce the winners of ENLIGHT2019 and INSPIRE2020.
  • 7:30 pm - on: Dinner and Party at de Rode Hoed. If you have not yet registered for the dinner and dance party, be sure to do so now: DE RODE HOED
May 2018
If you haven't registered yet, do it now! We are in the final tier, and are nearly sold out.
The Schema Events App is now available to all participants of INSPIRE 2018 in Amsterdam! If you haven't received your link, please email us: SCHEMA EVENTS APP
#INSPIRE2018AMS CLOSING CEREMONY: The Closing Ceremony of #INSPIRE2018AMS will feature the act "Circle Percussion: the Essence of Drumming," in an awe-inspiring performance you won't want to miss! Prepare yourself to be wowed!

Get ready as well for announcements of the winners of ENLIGHT2019 and INSPIRE2020, so you can start making your next travel plans!
CELEBRATE THE CLOSING OF #INSPIRE2018AMS @ the Dinner and Party: Saturday evening is the time to gather to celebrate your time together in Amsterdam at the beautiful, historic venue of de Rode Hoed. A delicious dinner is included, along with music and dancing to cap off three inspiring days! If you haven't yet purchased your ticket, be sure to reserve your space now by adding it to your cart on the registration page: DINNER & PARTY
HOTELS: Have you made your hotel reservation? You can still find some great discounts by using our hotel service for the best rates on multiple hotels near the conference venue. Reserve your hotel now by tapping: HOTEL DISCOUNTS

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