Counselling psychologist Veronica Freeman introduces a poetic view of Mindfulness-based therapy and an invitation to attend a training workshop on Mindfulness in practice
What could be the most common question in counselling ... what about: "how do you feel about that?" Whether in-training or qualified, counsellors do use this question but what is its true purpose and intent ... and how do people who are not familiar with their feelings - or who cannot express feelings - manage this intervention? This article offers some ideas in order to be more discerning & creative with clients who struggle to be aware of emotions.
Here at the Marple Cross Centre, we’re committed to providing therapists with the information they need to grow and build their private practices into thriving businesses. But how many of us were given information or advice on marketing and promoting ourselves during our training as therapists? If you – like most of us – received [...]
In October, Marple Cross resident therapist Mike Eustace is running a seminar on Recovery from Addiction, introducing counsellors and psychotherapists to the Twelve Step Program which, for many people around the world, has successfully enabled them to deal with their addictive behaviours. In this series of Questions and Answers, Mike explodes some of the misunderstandings about [...]
Here at Marple Cross, we’ve been reviewing the workshops and training events that we offer to counsellors, psychotherapists and others working in the field of mental and emotional health. We’re keen to find out what you want out of your CPD workshops, whether you come to Marple Cross or go elsewhere. For example: how do [...]