Monthly Archives: May 2014

Introduction to Focusing (two day workshop)

In this two day Introduction to Focusing, we will be bringing awareness to our bodies and appreciating our body’s wisdom. We will explore how to be in touch with deep feeling without becoming overwhelmed. Learning to sense inwards is at the basis of Focusing. During this Level One, the emphasis is upon noticing messages that your […]

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Emotionally Focused Therapy

Emotionally Focused Therapy (EFT) is an empirically supported humanistic treatment that arose out of emotion theory and attachment theory. It views emotions as centrally important in the experience of self, in both adaptive and maladaptive functioning, and in therapeutic change.
EFT can be used with couples, families, and individuals, and can be tailored specifically to […]

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Introduction to CBT in Practice

This workshop will offer participants an opportunity to learn more about the basics of CBT, and how to use this in clinical practice. Participants will gain a greater understanding of the key principles of CBT, and some key strategies that are used when working within this model. There will be many opportunities for role-play […]

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The Art of Phenomenology by Manu Bazzano

The Art of Phenomenology
Manu Bazzano
“Our own body is in the world as the heart is in the organism” (Merleau-Ponty)
Who is the other?
Each one of us has a beating heart. And each one of us will die one day. On hearing this, what is your response?
One way of responding to the question is to attend more […]

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Sex and Gender written by Kirstie McEwan

“So.. were born as a man?”
A statement I hear all too often, and one that makes me cringe – not to say angry. Yes of course I was born in a
man’s body but as far as I am concerned I was then and always have been female.
Note the change in terminology man/female. It may seem […]

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Reincarnation and Past Life Regression written by Anjalee Carey

by Anjalee Carey
The notion of reincarnation is ancient and obscure, yet belief in it is prolific: it spans all continents and many societies and religions across known history and lives
to this present day as a philosophy incurring varying degrees of acceptance.
The earliest evidence of reincarnation is in the Hindu Vedic scriptures from several hundred […]

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Focusing written by Paula Newman

Focusing is a simple matter of holding a kind of open, non-judging attention to something which is directly experienced but is not yet in words. (Cornell and McGavin, 2002 pi).
Have you ever told someone how angry you are and felt that they are really listening to you? Perhaps your anger changes a little. That is […]

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A Psychosocial Approach to Cancer Care written by Marion Leslie

When considering the social context for working psychotherapeutically with clients who have cancer, by which I mean the facility, opportunity and availability to be able to share feelings, and experience a social network that is both supportive and empathic. This is obviously important throughout treatment, which can be frequently aggressive and mutilating; but equally […]

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An Introduction to Counselling


Please email us to find out when we will be running this course again
Do you have an interest in counselling and wish to further your knowledge and personal development?
Are you thinking of training as a professional counsellor?
Are you seeking a career change or voluntary work, or returning to study?
Do […]

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