We live in South Petherton, Somerset, where we continue to develop our areas of personal and professional interest and growth.
We provide Counselling and Psychotherapy services for individual clients, small groups and for people who are interested in personal growth and Self-Discovery.
Holotropic Breathwork is a powerful technique for those who wish to really deepen their process of self understanding.
We each hold a
We were members of the British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy (BACP), and continue our membership with the Expressive Therapies Institute of Australia.
When living in Australia, we were members of the Queensland Transpersonal and Emotional Release Counsellors Association Inc. (QTERCA) (a constituent organisation of the Psychotherapy and Counselling Federation of Australia Inc.) (PACFA).
Members of the Australian Counsellors Association. (ACA)
We were on the National Board of Trainers for QTERCA and were the Australian organisers for the Grof Transpersonal Training from 2000 to 2004.
From 2003 to 2006 we worked in the teaching faculty at the Expressive Therapies Institute of Australia training students in Australia and Singapore.
In Brisbane (private practice) we worked with individual clients (children, adolescents and adults) and also accepted referrals from G.P's, Government agencies, such as Dept of Child Safety, Youth support agencies, Schools etc.
We ran workshops and special interest groups on a variety of topics, as well as providing professional supervision for Counsellors, Educationalists, School Guidance Officers and Therapists.
Carl Jung - Jungian or Analytic Psychology
Dora Kalff - Sandplay Therapy
Fritz Perls - Gestalt Psychology
Violet Oaklander - Play Therapy Approach
Stan Grof and Christina Grof - Transpersonal Psychology
Wilhelm Reich - Experiential Development of Psychodynamic Tradition
Alexander Bowen, Leslie Lowen & John Pierrakos - Bioenergetics/ Emotional Release
Leslie Greenberg - Emotion Focussed Therapy
Mark Pearson & Helen Wilson - Expressive Therapies
Mark and Helen evolved Expressive Therapies from much of the above, and have been teaching for twenty years continuously.
This year sees their work expanding to S E Asia, New Zealand and to many major cities and towns within Australia.
Other influential writers/researchers: