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Welcome to the 2018 Working With Self Harm Conference.Find out more »
Self harm: Negative self-talk vs Positive self-talk - ways of building your own self awareness and self understanding, and learning to reflect with self-love. Using my own story to show my development of negative self-talk linked-in with my dysfunctional behaviour to then building my self-awareness in understanding my emotions, thoughts and building on my intuition, offered me healing and freedom.Find out more »
The Event will not only be a chance to Encounter, that precious element of bringing people together gathering in community, but also provide a space for those who wish to provide workshops or to attend them, or both. In my experience, these events have enabled the meeting of others with interest and involvement in the Person Centred Approach. It has been a rich vein of learning and a vibrant space to connect and communicate.Find out more »
In this hour, I will explore proven techniques to help the Client find the path through "The What and Why" model, helping you to reduce the blame and conflict in any given situation, and finding ways to understand, be objective, and solve issues. Specifically in relation to; safety, risk assessment, and unsociable behavior.Find out more »
Theme - Looking Backwards, Looking Forwards and the Maintenance of Clinical BoundariesFind out more »
This conversation between John and Louie Gardiner opens the space for a new way of approaching human transformation informed by complexity thinking. Following a lifetime of personal struggle and searching, Louie has spent the last few years engaged in a deeply personal doctoral inquiry. Drawing on diverse sources and theories, she has been examining and further developing her 'abductive' fruits - complexity-attuned approaches born of her own sense-making. In this conversation, John and Louie will begin to explore what is different about her approaches - in particular, the P6 Constellation. She will share how people across generations, contexts, and cultures are benefiting and offer her reflections on what is making the difference.Find out more »
Social Media can be a bit of a minefield, especially when you are just getting started!
In this event, I will discuss the most common fears around using social media in the helping professions. I will also be giving away a FREE Content Calendar to help you get started on your social media journey.
It can also be a time for questions and answers you have around using your social media platforms.Find out more »
Following their previous event focusing on self-care, Jenny and John will talk about Empathy as being central to leading a healthy and vibrant life in which we can learn to listen, not only to others but also to ourselves.
Drawing on her book, 7 Steps to Spiritual Empathy, a Practical Guide, Jenny highlights the connection between, science, spirituality, and the listening professions.Find out more »
The work of the Psychotherapy & Counselling Union.Find out more »
Welcome to the 2018 Working With Trauma Conference.Find out more »
#Trauma2018 – How The Absence Of Threat Is Necessary, But Not Sufficient, In Working With Trauma – Maggi McAllister-MacGregor
To look at how, as therapists, we can work with clients who have experienced trauma in a way that takes account of how therapy may contribute to their triggering and sense of unsafety in the world.Find out more »
Captivity brings to mind stories of those who survived it and at times military that were prisoners of war. Would it shock you to know that captivity happens in the UK? How do we care for the survivor? What may have occurred to their thinking after release? What symptoms may be present?
I hope to cover these and more in this interview.Find out more »
I would like to talk about my research with children and adolescents using TA informed EMDR.Find out more »
Compassionate Response: A Personal & Professional Practice.Find out more »
How do we help the Client move forward or engage in the work? When is the right time to engage with the trauma? What can we do to make it easier for the Client to talk? Self-care within Trauma work. All these questions and more will be discussed in this interactive hour.Find out more »
Following on from 20th February's event: "100 Days To G Day - Are You Ready?".
25th May 2018 brings changes to information handling for businesses and this event will help you meet the GDPR compliance requirements as well as give an opportunity to reflect on your business practice.
The event will discuss questions such as 'Must we keep notes for seven years?', 'Do I need to encrypt emails?', 'What consent do I need?', 'How often do I need to gain consent?', 'When do I need to register with the ICO?' . . . . . and many others.Find out more »
Focusing on her second bestselling book, Mindfulness Meets Emotional Awareness, 7 Steps to Learn the Language of Your Emotions, Jenny and John will talk about the value and importance of understanding our emotions and how a deepening awareness of our feelings can not only support us in navigating the ups and downs of everyday life challenges, but also enhance our ability to live a thriving and flourishing life.
This is a conversation to benefit ourselves as practitioners as well as our clients.Find out more »
Welcome to the 2018 Working With Couples Conference.Find out more »
Couples often end up in a cycle of destructive encounters which often puzzles as well as hurts them. If partners can understand how they may be triggering each other, this can often de-escalate things and allow more openness and trust to develop between them.Find out more »
In this hour, I will give you my extensive knowledge and experience of working through affairs with the Couple. I will cover proven techniques to help process the affair and bring them through the emotional roller coaster. It will look at what role the affair facilitates and how to find the most important question WHY.Find out more »
Welcome to the 2018 Working With Anxiety & Depression Conference.Find out more »
This session will be an opportunity for an interactive and exploration on a skills session in understanding the presentation Anxiety, separating the different presentations of anxiety, demonstrating how and what tools and techniques can benefit the therapeutic work.Find out more »
Conference on Anxiety and Depression.Find out more »
In this hour, I will explore proven techniques to help the Client find the path through the process. What the origin of the issue is and where does it come from. Our blind spots and ways to stop us slipping into a rescuer.Find out more »
Welcome to the 2018 Working Therapeutically Online Conference.Find out more »
#Therapeutically2018 – Ethics: Keeping Our Feet On The Ground As Therapists In Cyberspace – Kate Dunn & Carole Francis-Smith
How do we continue to maintain our integrity, retain our clients' trust, and honor our ethical commitments when working therapeutically online?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 »