Training/Workshops

I am an enthusiastic trainer and I could offer your organisation the following workshops:

1. Introduction to Counselling Children and Young People

2. Basic Listening Skills

3. Working with Young People who Self Harm

4. Working with Anger                                                                                       

(You also can watch me giving a joint presentation on Anger in Relationship.)           

All of these topics are offered as One Day Workshops.

I may also be able to offer Bespoke Workshops for your organisation. 
Please do feel free to discuss this with me.

Training Course:

Certificate in Therapeutic Work with Children and Young People

The Ellesmere Centre for Psychotherapy and Training, 861 Holderness Road, Hull, HU8 9BA

Starts 28th October, 2018

£990 (An instalment plan is available. An admin fee will apply.)

Course Aims:

This course aims to offer participants a reflective, supportive learning environment to:
  • Examine a variety of theoretical models/philosophies for working with children and young people
  • Explore their personal and professional experiences, values and beliefs in relation to working with children and young people
  • Develop a good understanding of the ethical issues and legal responsibilities when working with children and young people
  • Explore a variety of issues relevant to professional practice working with children and young people

Course Content:

  • Module 1: Beginnings, Assessment and Mental Health (2 days)
  • Module 2: Contracting, Limits of Confidentiality and Safeguarding (2 days)
  • Module 3: Methods of Working: The Therapeutic Relationship, Solution Focussed Brief Therapy and Creative Interventions (3 days)
  • Module 4: Professional Practice Issues: Sexual Abuse and Self Harm (2 days)
  • Module 5: Professional Practice Issues: Anger and Endings: Bereavement and Loss (2 days)



  • Academy Space, Sheffield
  • Hull College - Counselling Service
  • Off the Record - Bradford Counselling Services
  • South Holderness Technology College, Preston, East Riding of Yorkshire
  • SYEDA (South Yorkshire Eating Disorders Association), Sheffield
  • The Ellesmere Centre for Psychotherapy and Training, Hull
  • Young People's Advisory Service (YPAS), Liverpool