Deisy has authored & co-authored the following articles: 

Online or onsite? Comparison of the relative merit of delivery format of Aboriginal cultural-awareness-training to undergraduate chiropractic students

COVID-19 Systems and Families: Acknowledging Loss, Transcending Hope

Systemic Practice in the Time of COVID: Conversations Among Culturally Diverse Therapists

The COVID-19 Pandemic: An Evolving Story. Professional and Personal Insights using Self and Culture as Agents of Calm and Healing after a Year of Co-habitation with Imminent Threat

Family Therapy and COVID‐19: International Reflections during the Pandemic from Systemic Therapists across the Globe

Habla Mi Idioma? An Exploratory Review of Working Systemically with People from Diverse Cultures: An Australian Perspective

One service, many voices: enhancing consumer participation in a primary health service for multicultural women

Conference Presentations:

Deisy has presented and co-presented in a number of conferences at the state, national and international level, some of these have included:

  • Trauma informed systemic practice: Stories of fear, stories of hope, working with culture& meaning making in the backdrop of complex trauma. Australian Association of Family Therapy Conference. Melbourne, Australia 17-18 October 2019.
  • Going global: Training sensitive Systemic Therapists in an interconnected world. IFTA World Family Therapy Congress, Aberdeen, Scotland 28-30 March 2019.
  • Joining in: A client-centred Systemic approach in Multicultural Australia. AAFT Family Therapy Conference, Sydney, Australia 11-12 October 2018.
    The Impact of Transvaginal Mesh Implants for Women & their Partners.
     IFTA World Family Therapy Congress, Bangkok, Thailand 8-10 March 2018.
  • “Working with an integrative systemic approach to health:
    The WHOLE is greater than the sum of its parts, IFTA World Family Therapy Congress, Bangkok, Thailand 8-10 March 2018.
  • “My Story, Your story: The role of culture & language in Emotion Expression of Cross-cultural couples”, Family Therapy Conference (Australian Association of Family Therapy), Cairns 20-21st October 2016.
  • “The multi-language & multi-tempo of love: Working with cross-cultural couples” (“Il multi-linguaggio e il multi-tempo dell’amore: Il lavoro con le coppie interculturali”), Convegnio Residenziale: Accademia di Psicoterapia della Famiglia, Todi-Italy, 30th June to the 2 July, 2016.
  • “Do you speak my language”: An exploratory review of working systemically with people from diverse cultures, International Family Therapy Congress, Kuala Lumpur-Malaysia, March 2015.
  • “Labelling as a barrier in systemic and family work”: Weaving family therapy into clinical practice, Family Therapy Conference, Perth October, 2012.
  • “The effectiveness of conjoint family therapy”: Children in the Margins Family Therapy Conference, Rome- Italy. June, 2012.

Deisy is a clinical member of the Australian Association of Family Therapy (AAFT) and the International Family Therapy Association (IFTA).

Deisy is also a member of the Family Therapy Multimedia Archives Team at the Accademia di Psicoterapia della Famiglia, Italy:

International Family Therapy World Congress KL 2015

Deisy Amorin-Woods International Family Therapy Congress KL 2015


Deisy Amorin-Woods with Professor Maurizio Andolfi, Rome, Italy 2012

Deisy Amorin-Woods; The Impact of Transvaginal Mesh Implants for Women & their Partners, IFTA World Family Therapy Congress, Bangkok, 8-10 March, 2018

Deisy Amorin-Woods; Working with an Integrative Systemic Approach to Health: IFTA World Family Therapy Congress, Bangkok, 8-10 March, 2018

Todi, Italy 2016

Deisy Amorin-Woods; Convegnio Residenziale: Accademia di Psicoterapia della Famiglia, Todi-Italy, 2016

Cairns, Australia 2016

Deisy Amorin-Woods; Family Therapy Conference (AAFT), Cairns 20-21st October 2016