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 Dzmitry Karpuk and Celia Dawson. They combine a Trauma informed model based on Herman and Van der Kolk with Gendlin’s Focusing in a person-centred, relational...
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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...
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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...
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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...
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Travel plans

If you look at the pages on this site you will see that I love to travel and I am...
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Focusing to achieve something whole and new

Last night, as part of my Focusing Trainer’s course I listened online to our guest lecturer Jim Strohl, of all...
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Dancing in the Dark

Today I attended First Light’s 20th event in Hong Kong, like yesterday’s event it is a dance which takes place...
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Dancing without Drink with Daybreaker

Today I had my first experience of a Daybreaker event.  And I loved it.  Daybreaker is a chance to practice...
Being a new way

Who am I? Who are you?

I am half way through my training to become a Focusing Trainer with the Focusing Institute, New York. Focusing comes...