Introduction to Focusing-oriented Therapy Levels 1-5. 60 Hours of training over 5 weekends from January 2017.

More about the course.

These courses are planned to be offered in my home in Raynes Park from January 2017. These courses can also be taught on an individual basis over Skype. The skype course is for 7 Hours and costs £150.   Where workshops are in my home there are a maximum of 4 people per workshops.The cost is £125 per course, including course notes and a 12 Hour CPD Certificate, I am also happy to teach this course in other venues. For more information please ring me on 020 8330 7341. You can also contact me through the Contact page on my web site.

Introduction to Focusing-Oriented Therapy Level 1   Next course on the weekend of the 28th and 29th January 2017 .London. 4 people

The first of 5 courses in FOT designed to introduce therapists to focusing for both their professional and personal development. In this course we explore  Focusing as a natural process, Focusing-oriented therapy,  how clients use therapy, experiencing levels and therapeutic outcomes, spotting and facilitating deeper  experiencing levels through deepening conversations,  through reflective listening and deepening proposition, introduction to  guided focusing for personal growth and development.Also includes Focusing partnerships , and further resources in FOT.

 Focusing-Oriented Therapy Level 2. (2 of 5)   Next course  on the weekend of the 25th and 26th February 2017. London. 4 People  

A space for you to explore your focusing journey so far. Also covers the theory and practice of experiencing, carrying forward the implicit, the four relationships to our experiencing and the implications for therapy, and personal life, introduction to working with configurations of self,( or inner parts ) including the inner critic/ doubter, and use of imagery etc. Training methods include teaching, experiential exercises, small group pair and triad work.

Focusing-Oriented Therapy Level 3  Portsmouth. Date to be arranged in early 2017. 

A space is provided to explore your own use of focusing in your personal and professional development. We also explore in depth developing the core self in relation to working with the inner critic and exploration of configurations of self and trauma. We also look at Resource-oriented Focusing.  Notes include a handout for clients re trauma, and a look at affect regulation strategies. Training methods include teaching, experiential exercises, small group and pair work.

 Focusing-Oriented Therapy Level 4. (4 of 5)  Date to be arranged. 

A space is provided for you to explore your own use of focusing in your personal and professional development. Also covers advanced resonating and empathy skills in FOT, helping your clients to remain safe, as well as different ways of offering guided focusing, including whole body awareness exercise. Also continue to explore ways of helping clients to cope between sessions including affect regulation strategies. . Training methods include teaching, experiential exercises, small group and pair work.

Focusing-Oriented Therapy Level 5 (5 of 5) Date to be arranged. 

The final course in this 60 Hour adventure in Focusing-Oriented therapy. This will be largely directed by the participants. We have space to explore our journey so far, in both our personal and professional life. We can share successes growing areas,, revisit what we have learned and have focusing practice over the two days. Also we can explore other aspects of FOT, including focusing and decisions and focusing and dreams and any other questions that you may have. I will encourage us to use focusing to explore any issues that we may have.

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Focusing Training for Colleges, Counsellors, Health and Other Professionals   

I am happy to offer training to colleges, universities and others. Please contact me on my contact page for other details.