Arianne Struik, MSc

Institute for Chronically Traumatized Children

Arianne Struik is a clinical psychologist, family therapist and EMDR practitioner and consultant from the Netherlands. She worked in Child and Adolescent Mental Health for twenty-two years as a clinical psychologist and program director. She moved to Perth, Australia, and became director of The Institute for Chronically Traumatized Children (ICTC). She developed the award-winning 'Sleeping Dogs' method, described in the book Treating Chronically Traumatized Children (Struik, 2014) and teaches internationally on the treatment of trauma and dissociation in children. Arianne has been member of the ESTD Child and Adolescent committee for several years.