Exploring Creative Techniques with Counselling Clients

Date: 4th April 2020.

Time: 10am - 4pm

Venue: 155 Hanby Close, Fenay Bridge, Huddersfield. HD8 0FZ.

Cost: £70 to include tea-break refreshments. Please bring your own lunch.

Trainer: Rosie Dempsey MBACP is an integrative counsellor who holds an Advanced Diploma in Counselling and a Certificate in Counselling Supervision.
She is an experienced counsellor who has worked as a co-teacher for diploma level counselling students before taking her present post as counsellor and family services manager at a hospice in Yorkshire.
Rosie has developed a special interest in creative counselling and has also run several popular workshops in this growing field.

This workshop is suitable for those who would like to introduce a more creative approach to their counselling practice as well as those who wish to broaden their existing experience of creative counselling.
This workshop will involve both demonstrations and practice in a wide range of creative techniques which may be useful throughout the counselling process.

The workshop subjects will include:

  • Ethics and professional practice
  • Preparing a creative toolbox

Exploring creative techniques which may useful throughout an individual client's counselling journey including:

  • Exploring problems creatively
  • Exploring messages from childhood
  • Considering changes
  • Working with imbalances and incompletions
  • Goal setting
  • Making changes
  • Strengthening changes
  • Preparing for relapses
  • Endings

We shall be including working with stones, shells, dolls, gems, exploring different uses of boxes, metaphors, poetry and letter writing.
At the end of the workshop there will be time for questions and evaluation.