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THE ASSESSMENT SIDE OF THINGS

As I walked out of my place this morning, I was pre-preparing the day, considering the two students of life coaching I would be assessing in their various levels of…

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RHYME OR REASON?

A favourite expression of my father’s was “there is no rhyme or reason to any of this”.  He would be relaying a story about something that had happened that he…

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MCG – MENTORING COACHING/COUNSELLING GROUPS

After experiencing 20 years in the industry of counselling it is now time to give back some of what I have learned.  I want to help enhance the journey for…

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Gestalt Therapy

Recently, some students attended an advanced counselling skills workshop on Gestalt Therapy and found it quite immersive, intense and confrontational; here’s a glimpse into why… GESTALT is a German word…

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Supervised Visits For Children – An Insight

CREATING SAFE SPACES FOR KIDS Information and Interview with Sandy from Kids Reunited Inc. I’ve known Sandy for about 8 years when I had the opportunity of meeting her while…

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Australia Day In your own way

AUSTRALIA DAY, IN YOUR OWN WAY… How did you celebrate?  Yes, it’s been all over the news is a very controversial topic. Who’s being nationalized? Or is it naturalised?  Becoming…

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Is it a Happy New Year?

Is it a HAPPY NEW YEAR? What’s the Plan?  Healthier lifestyle?  Share love with family more?  Work more? The resolution is to not have a resolution.  That one tickled me.…

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CBT Techniques

How do you incorporate these in a counselling session? Below you’ll view some example segments from a training session for counsellors however these can also be useful within your own…

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Counselling From The Car With Kathleen

As you read this I’m holidaying in New Zealand! What a send-off!  There were lots of delays and dramas with the flight cancelled and us having to be diverted to…

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Follow On From The 'Starting Your Successful Business' Event

Do YOU know the difference between reading something and doing something? Participants at the event last Sunday “Starting Your Successful Business” realised that it’s not all about the nuts and…

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