Working With Children

If we value children’s expression what gets in the way of child-led art projects? A discussion with Taiwanese teachers.

I met up with 20 Taiwanese student Montessori teachers in Taichung to demonstrate some methods and principles behind music and visual art in a Montessori classroom. On our second day, we discussed what holds us back from simply allowing children to create. For me, it...
Being a new way

Working with Complex Trauma

This weekend I attended a two-day Complex Trauma workshop with the Complex Trauma Therapist’ Network in the UK led by...
Being a new way

The importance of mourning, vision and support

I am about to travel to Manhattan for 10 days for a holiday and as I look through my travel...
Being a new way

Half way through my MSc Psychotherapy programme

I am at the mid-point of my MSc in Person Centred Counselling and Psychotherapy. I am now a student member...
A new society

Teaching Focusing Skills

I am celebrating teaching Focusing Skills to a group of Person-Centred Counsellors-in-Training. I have been studying Focusing with The Focusing...
A new society

Cutting through limiting beliefs.

Following yesterday’s post about the ignored Universal Theory of Physics, that once we allow for interconnectedness and consciousness we have...
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Changing, it rests

Today I am flying from Hong Kong to Italy to begin 8 weeks of travels, meet up with family and...
Being a new way

Travel plans

If you look at the pages on this site you will see that I love to travel and I am...
A new society

Privilege, self-censorship and moving towards acknowledging painful truths.

I listened to the fourth privilege ‘Fishbowl’ discussion on the experience of privilege or lack of privilege from a perspective...