forms of imagery, the images we use in everyday language, can
be explored to reveal rich meanings and hidden significance.
This workshop offers therapists and allied professionals
information and exercises which can enhance extended work with
feelings and experiences including those which are on the edge
of awareness. This can be particularly useful to counsellors
who recognize the importance of narrative to clients but who
wish to find ways of moving away from content and working at a
deep empathic level.
English language and literature from 1962-70, and retained her
enthusiasm for literature and language principally through
poetry. She commenced a life-long commitment to training and
practice in the creative and expressive arts in the 70’s,
exploring the many creative and therapeutic applications of
the visual arts as a lecturer in LJMU Art School. She taught
on the University Counselling Diploma from its inception in
1991 until her retirement last year and in the last years of
her university employment, she managed the University
Counselling Service as Senior Counsellor. She has worked as a
therapist in a variety of settings, educational, primary
health care, a community and voluntary sector and now works in
private practice as a counsellor, supervisor and management
consultant, She has training and experience in a range of
therapeutic orientations and works principally in the person
A Certificate of
Attendance will be given and this course counts
towards Continuing Professional Development.
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previous Metaphor workshop.