We live in South Petherton, Somerset, where we continue to offer counselling for a range of issues such as anxiety, stress, relationships and much more.
Also 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 are members of the British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy (BACP), and continue our membership with the Expressive Therapies Institute of Australia as well as the Australian Counselling Association.
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), and were Members of the Australian Counsellors Association. (ACA)
Having been on the National Board of Trainers for QTERCA and helped develop the Grof Transpersonal Training from 2000 to 2004 in Australia we successfully developed our organisational skills for managing groups of trainees.
From 2003 to 2006 we worked in the teaching faculty at the Expressive Therapies Institute of Australia training students in Australia and Singapore.
We have run a private practice since 2000 where 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 both within Australia and the UK
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: