The Relate Institute’s mission is to provide expert, highly effective therapy to couples and individuals and to promote excellence in the practice of relationship therapy in Australia. To that end, we offer a range of opportunities to professionals, to equip them with professional training and resources to develop their counselling practice.

The Relate Institute offers intensive training to counsellors wanting to develop their specialisation as a couples therapist. If this is you, check out the Internship Programme and also the upcoming Gottman Level 1 and PORT training. Steven also has extensive professional resources that he is happy to share with you. If you can’t find what you’re looking for by clicking on the links below, contact the practice manager with your questions.




You may also like to tune in to NewstalkZB Auckland, NZ on Saturday mornings at 9am AEST to hear Director Steven Dromgool expert talk with  Jack Tameon topics such as, How do I know when I’m ready to start dating? and How Couples Can Manage and Discuss Money Issues to Build a Healthy Relationship. See below for more resources you can use for professional development and training

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How to Manage the Narcissist in Your Life with Steven Dromgool

If you are in a relationship with a narcissist, you know that sometimes you feel like you are going crazy. Steven chats to Jack Tame on NewstalkZB, about how to look after yourself and learn to manage the games that narcissists play.​

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Visuals and Infographics

Steven has developed a range of infographics that therapists can use with clients to help them understand their fight patterns, the cycle of relationship, their emotions and more.

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Sex after 40 – Staying Present and Playful with Steven Dromgool

Steven talks with Jack Tame on NewstalkZB about how the power of presence can ensure that your sex and intimate life becomes more mutually fulfilling and enjoyable with your partner, especially after 40.

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Online Relationship Course

Professionals will find this course helpful also. In it Steven addresses the crucial issues faced by most couples in the cycle of relationships. For further information on the content and what you will learn…

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