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Empowering The Client Role: Do You Know Something I Don’t? – Mamood Ahmad

December 10 @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm GMT

Mamood Ahmad

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What are the reasons for therapy not working, breaking down, stagnating, become inefficient, or seemingly ending prematurely? The traditional answer is that it is something about the relationship, approach, therapist, or clients readiness. While all of these are possibilities, in this session, I explore a further possibility that its because clients can be confused or unclear how they can use the construct of therapy (including themselves) within it.

While the journey or experience of therapy cannot be bypassed (no quantum therapy machines available yet!), I invite you to reflect on what in practice makes therapy work, including the clients role, and whether educating consumers about therapy, including access to 3rd party client supervision and resources, has a significant part to play in scaffolding the clients therapeutic process and thereby reducing dropouts, making therapy more efficient, correcting misinformation, reducing harm, and activating client engagement. By working proactively in educating consumers of therapy, we are doing our fair share in informing clients about how they can use therapy to its potential.


21 Rules for Success in Therapy – Mamood Ahmad - (June 2019)

About Mamood Ahmad


I am a Clinical Psychotherapist (UKCP) working in Private Practice in the village of Binfield, Berkshire. I specialize in client perspectives of therapy and how that aligns with practice. I'm a coach for consumers of therapy and author of the #empoweringyourtherapy series of books.

I'm passionate about Wing Chun, Philosophy, and more recently, the writings of Marcel Proust.


Books by Mamood Ahmad:
1) Getting the Best Start in Your Therapy (Empowering Your Therapy Book 1) - (October 2018)
2) 40 Ways to Unlock your Therapy Process (Empowering Your Therapy Book 3) - (November 2018)
3) 21 Rules for Success in Therapy - (June 2019)

Event Format


This event will be an interview conducted using a ZOOM video link that will be streamed to our live video page. You will be able to see and hear the conversation, as it is happening, and use the chat room to offer your own comments and questions.

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December 10
11:30 am - 12:30 pm
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