Navigating Sleepiness with Clients

While counsellors and psychotherapists take pride in being supportive, empathetic and engaged, there will also likely be times when we feel tired and sleepy in sessions. While tiredness can be…

4 Ways Of Working With Dissociation In Therapy

Ahead of our upcoming workshop: Dissociation: Trauma as Personal & Collective Experience with Miriam Taylor on Saturday 7th October 2023 via Zoom (with catch-up available), we are revisiting this article, supporting therapists…

The Long-Term Impact of Boarding School

Boarding School Syndrome is not a medical category, but a proposal that there is an identifiable cluster of learned behaviours and emotional states that may follow growing up in boarding school, which can lead to serious psychological distress.

What Counsellors Need to Know About Dissociation

What is dissociation? Why does dissociation happen? How can we help our clients who dissociate? This article looks at dissociation and its relationship to trauma.

Dissociation and Trauma: an Interview With Miriam Taylor

Miriam Taylor is one of the foremost experts in working with trauma in counselling and therapy. She is hosting a workshop with Brighton Therapy Partnership in March 2016 on how to work with dissociation.