The Power of Perspective

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Perspective It’s interesting to see the shift in people’s perspective about Harambe, the tragic gorilla recently shot dead at Cincinnati Zoo. Many of those who were recently outraged at the killing of the “gentle beast” are now posting accurate information about how dangerous (though not necessarily malicious) these huge animals are. It is tragic, however [...]

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Anxiety and Panic Attacks

Panic attacks are feelings of sudden anxiety that can be very intense leading to a range of physical symptoms including sweating, shaking, rapid and irregular heartbeats, nausea, disorientation, dizziness and dry-mouth they can be very scary and many people fear that it is a sign of something worse such as a heat attack; this can [...]

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Certificate in Counselling Supervision Award

  Certificate in Counselling Supervision Starts 4th Jan 2016 and runs for 6 weeks each Monday at Ormiston Chadwick Academy, Liverpool Road, Widnes 6-9pm. The Course is accredited by the National Council of Psychotherapists and meets the National Occupational Standards for Counselling. The course is suitable for:                 [...]

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WANT TO LEARN COUNSELLING?

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             WANT TO LEARN COUNSELLING?  COUNSELLING CONCEPTS COURSE Who is the course for?                                                                                No prior skills are needed. The course is for anyone: Wishing to improve their communication skills Interested in personal growth and development Considering a career in professional counselling Where is it held? The Counselling Concepts course will be [...]

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Feeling SAD? Put a Spring in Your Step

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Seasonal affective disorder (SAD) is a type of depression that has a seasonal pattern. The episodes of depression tend to occur at the same time each year, usually during the winter. As with other types of depression the two main symptoms of SAD are a low mood and a lack of interest in life. You may also be less active than normal [...]

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Believe in Yourself, Don’t Wait for Permission to Make Changes

There’s never been a better time to make changes in your life, particularly those you want to make. You only have today, you can’t go back to yesterday and no one can guarantee you tomorrow, so what stops you? Identify what it is that’s holding you back and face it head- on.  Don’t be afraid [...]

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Certificate in Counselling Skills

Overview of the course The course is for anyone considering a career in professional counselling, wishing to enhance their communication skills or develop knowledge and skills for use within the workplace. The course is also ideal for those interested in personal growth and development. The Certificate in Counselling Skills will be delivered  by us on Monday evenings at [...]

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Diploma in Hypnosis and Psychotherapy

Diploma in Hypnosis and Psychotherapy About the Course This is a perfect adjunct or stand-alone approach for counsellors and psychotherapists who wish to enhance their practice by incorporating additional skills to support their clients. The diploma will run once per month over ten months and will cover a variety of areas alongside contemporary hypnotherapy methods [...]

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Ethics in Hypnosis and Superivison

Ethics in Hypnosis and Supervision Most professional organizations dealing with helping people have ethical guidelines or standards that focus on various areas of professionalism and moral and legal standards. These guidelines serve not only to protect the individual but also the organisations reputation and practitioners good standing. Ethical issues centre around setting and maintaining professional [...]

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Specialist Training for Professionals Working with Adolescents

Working Therapeutically with Traumatised Young people: Engaging in helpful relationships NWG Network East Midlands – NWG HQ Derby 18 November 2014 09:30 – 16:30 This full day training will include: The impact of CSE: Understanding Trauma •        Big “T” trauma vs Little “t” trauma Core Understandings about Young People •        The Adolescent Brain-What’s going on [...]

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