Research at STIA

Research & Public Appearances

Schema Therapy Institute is committed to the scientist -practitioner model and is currently undergoing collaborative investigations with various institutions; Dr Younan is also a member of the Publication Committee for the International Society for Schema Therapy.

There are a number of additional research proposals underway and awaiting ethics approval.

Research Team @ Schema Therapy Institute Australia

  • Dr Rita Younan: Director
  • Dr Tamara May: Research Partner; Monash University
  • Dr Phillip Tchernegovski: Research Partner; Monash University
  • Dr Pam Pilkington: Research Partner; Australian Catholic University
  • Associate Professor Gery Karantzas: Research Partner; Deakin University
  • Professor Joan Farrell: Research Partner Schema Therapy Institute Midwest-Indianapolis.
  • Ms Jess Alabakis: Research Associate

To enquire about joint research collaborations with Schema Therapy Institute please contact us.   or