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A deeper look at low self esteem and imposter syndrome.Find out more »
Conscious Uncoupling Coaching: Helping People Separate With Dignity, Grace, and Goodwill – Heather Garbutt
Come and learn about this five-step program which helps people in the throes of separation or divorce to manage their feelings, clear the air, complete unfinished business, regain their personal power and equilibrium, create the best relationship possible with their ex, holding fairness in mind, and taking especial care of any children involved.Find out more »
Taken from the forthcoming book of the same name, Madison will demonstrate that gender identity is far more complex than we may first have envisaged. And this event will outline what we, as therapists, may need to understand about our own gender identity before we are able to effectively work with gender variant clients.Find out more »
Tips and thinking to help us all improve our marketing and sales work, in order to find more clients. The hour will include lively discussion, practical approaches, and a fun story to help us all. If you want to build your business, then sign up for this session today!Find out more »
Join us for a full day devoted to discussing the important topic of practitioners self careFind out more »
Counselling takes courage. Whether it's a counselling trainee looking for their first placement or starting with their first client, or whether it's an experienced counsellor reaching relational depth with a traumatised client; entering the counselling world can be scary. This workshop looks at some of the factors that contribute to fear, and some of the ways counsellors can help themselves to be resilient and brave.Find out more »
In this interview, I'd like to share with you my thoughts on how the concept of self care is insufficient when relating to practitioners working with complex and multiple trauma.
I would like to share some of my experience of navigating the seas of vicarious traumatisation and burnout over the past 15 years. I'd also like to include the richness that my life has from working with trauma, the changes I have undergone, and the challenges I have faced. I would like to focus on what else we need to consider when thinking about care of the worker, beyond self care.Find out more »
One hour interview on self-care including a practical, working definition, exploration of why we need it, discussion of the barriers and how to overcome them, introduction to my Vitality Wheel framework of self-care. Also very happy to discuss why this is a personal passion - motherhood colliding with the terminal illness of my father, energetic bankruptcy and discovering the therapeutic power of self-care.Find out more »
Part 2 of my event last year. Continuing to look at what therapists can do to help alleviate the stigma of mental health problems. I take a look at what its like to be a practitioner with lived experience of mental health difficulties. What is it like to talk about it?Find out more »
I will be exploring the impact of self-doubt and self-compassion on both the well-being of the practitioner and client outcomes. Drawing from research into self-compassion, contextual behavioural science, and therapist professional and personal characteristics, listeners will learn about how to carry out a functional analyses of their own interpersonal actions and develop new ways of being through reflective practice.Find out more »
I wish to bring to people's awareness of some important lifestyle practices - or habits - that we need to work on to improve on or develop to live a happy and fulfilling life.
The self-care habits I find most important revolve around setting clear boundaries and meeting our own needs. Everything else stems from there.Find out more »
Often, self-care can sound like a 'nice to have', something we do when we have the time. But for counsellors, it's an ethical consideration.
So, let's look specifically at why it happens to counsellors and what steps you can take to prevent it.Find out more »
#SelfCare2018 – Gifts Of Time: How Organisational Tools Can Help Improve Your Self-Care – Antonia Higgins
Self-care isn't self-care if it becomes one more thing you struggle to fit into your days. I'll explore how using our basic planning tools can help to make self-care a more regular part of our day-to-day lives.Find out more »
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The practicalities of Online Supervision - Individual and Group Contexts.Find out more »
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To define VT and Spirituality. To consider the broad spectrum of practices that relate directly or indirectly to spirituality. To explore how VT and Spirituality each impacts on the other and what we might need in order to nourish our individual spirituality in the face of trauma and great need.Find out more »
The practicalities of Online Assessment.Find out more »
In 2016, onlinevents revisited the Gloria film from the 60s by inviting counsellors from different modalities to counsel Mike Trier to showcase how they operate as counsellors. In this event, John Wilson and Mike Trier will focus on the first few minutes of each session, and in particular, whether the counsellors chose to lead or to follow their client.Find out more »
The updated Data Protection legislation, GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation), has been in place for 6 months.
What has this meant for us? - what have we noticed in our businesses? - if anything. How have clients been impacted, and what we can do differently?
This event is an opportunity to review how the first 6 months of GDPR has been, and share updated information. Which will contribute to our own GDPR compliance?Find out more »
From Aristotle To Alexa: A Philosophy Of Therapy In A Digital Age – Kate Dunn & Carole Francis-Smith
We may find ourselves being swept into incorporating digitally-mediated communication processes into our practices without taking much time to consider the wider impact this is having on therapeutic interaction and relationships. We offer a pause here to philosophise about the implications.
So gather your grapes and join John, Kate, and Carole in some free thinking about the 'screen', blank or otherwise.Find out more »