Joan Farrell Ph.D. & Ida Shaw M.A.

Co-Directors of the Schema Therapy Institute Midwest, Indianapolis Center | Zertifizierte Schematherapeutinen (advanced, Trainer & Supervisor ISST certification)  >> Kontaktieren <<


Joan Farrell, Ph.D. and Ida Shaw, M.A. are advanced level Schema Therapists and Trainer/Supervisors who co-direct the Indianapolis Center of the Schema Therapy Institute Midwest, approved by the International Society Schema Therapy (ISST). Ida is an ISST Certified Child & Adolescent Schema Therapy supervisor/trainer. Joan is the elected Executive Board Member, Coordinator for Training & Certification of the International Society for Schema Therapy. They are recognized internationally as expert and enthusiastic trainers, noted for their creativity and “thinking outside the box” while staying true to the integrity of the ST theoretical model.


Farrell and Shaw are the authors of numerous chapters on schema therapy, two books:
Group Schema Therapy for Borderline Personality Disorder: A Step-by- step Treatment Manual with Patient Workbook, Wiley-Blackwell, 2012,
The Schema Therapy Clinician’s Guide: A Complete Resource for Building and Delivering Individual and Group Integrated Mode Treatment Programs, Wiley- Blackwell, 2014 with a third due in Fall: Learning Schema Therapy from the Inside Out: a therapist workbook, Guilford 2016 and the DVD Set: Group Schema Therapy: An innovative approach to treating patients with personality disorder, IVAH-Hamburg, 2011.