Why are our Early Learning years so important? what does it have to do with Counselling? The Power Of Early Learning in Counselling What is the power of Early learning in counselling why is it important? Understanding how the brain develops can help us understand why counselling works. We were all babies once. Much of…Read More >>
“WHEN LIFE GIVES YOU STICKS AND STONES …… WHAT DO YOU DO?” Let’s face it we can all go through periods in our life when life does give us the full hurricane force of many sticks, stones and pebbles and crap thrown at us without even having the time to recover from the previous.Read More >>
The Empty Chair Cards are a set of 50 cards designed to help clients on their journey in therapy. The cards are used to bring into the here and now awareness of conscious and unconscious feelings, thoughts and emotions. They are inspired by the Gestalt Empty Chair Technique. Yasmin Shaheen-Zaffar – Creator, The Empty Chair…Read More >>
The Inspiration For many years before I became a counsellor and coach, I had been on a mission collecting photographs of empty chairs. I have 1000’s of photographs of empty chairs! Partly due to my love of photography and travel, but on reflection I had experienced a cluster of close bereavements in my early teenage…Read More >>
Dealing with grief is painful, raw and confusing. It touches us all in different ways. Grief can manifest in all sorts of shapes and forms. Sometimes many years later.
Learning how to deal with it can help the recovery process. Read more >
Working With Timelines In Therapy Timelines in therapy can be an effective tool for you to give a ”summary” of key events in your life in a creative way. We all kinda know this happened, then that happened but oh yeah and that happened as well. There is something really powerful in seeing it…Read More >>