Mental health issues are constantly in the news. We are suffering from relational problems, depression, anxiety, eating disorders and so on. These ‘disorders’ or other mental health diagnoses are often stem from untreated traumas in our life. Our government and the media only seem to know about one way of treating these life challenging issues … read more
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- The Daring Way™ in Sydney 8-9th June Sydney
June 8, 2019 - June 9, 2019
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
The Daring Way™ is a highly experiential methodology based on the research of Dr. Brené Brown. The method was developed to help men, women, and adolescents learn how to show up, be seen, and live braver lives. This workshop is open for the public. (If you are a practitioner in the helping industry, I run separate workshops for you.)
As a psychotherapist, I find that the most common reason clients come to therapy is related to unhappiness in their relationship. Sometimes there are simple communication problems that can be changed in a few sessions, but more often there are deep-seated issues. Our early experiences in life can create patterns of relating that last through … read more
- July 30, 2018 - August 4, 2018
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
I will be away, learning, connection and presenting in this wonderful conference that the Childhood Foundation holds every two years.
Looking forward sharing what I have learnt with you on my return.
http://www.childhoodtrauma.org.au/2015/august/practicing-shame-resilience Shame is not easy to talk about. It is a powerful emotion and can have trans-generational effects if it is not talked about and processed (Bradshaw, 1988). In order to develop a sense of worth, we need to have a parental figure giving our experience value. (Meares, 2005). If this is lacking, we believe … read more