Monthly archives for April, 2015

Read :An interview with J. Merrill-Forrest- author of ...

Read :An interview with J. Merrill-Forrest- author of ‘Flight of the kingfisher’

  Further to our book review, we are happy to have interviewed Jane on the background of her book, and her own personal story behind the inspiration and charectors in ‘Flight of the Kingfisher’. Please find our interview below: Jane, your latest book, ‘Flight of the Kingfisher’ had me completely engaged. Can you tell us […]

Read :Working with sand trays

Working with Sand – by Clive Black Working with sand is a valuable creative tool that can be used with children and adults in counselling and therapy. Using a solid tray measuring approximately 30x20x3 inches, “fitting “ within peripheral vision,  coloured blue to represent the sea and sky, and a wide range of miniatures including […]

Read: ‘A Cup Of Tea With Auntie’ Our Post Bag

Read: ‘A Cup Of Tea With Auntie’ Our Post Bag

A Cup Of Tea With Auntie  Hello, Firstly thank you for your emails and comments about last months postbag. ( When a child dies ) This months theme ‘Ambiguous Loss’ presented us with lots of emails and feedback especially after we were on BBC Radio with Graham Torrington.As a result we chose to offer several […]

Watch: Working With Children Using Sand Trays

Clive shows how he works with sand trays with  Alex and Tania Part 1 Part 2

Watch Creative work with Children

Clive,Alex and Tania Working with Children   Part One   Part Two 

Listen :Mindfulness Meditation 4

Listen :Mindfulness Meditation 4

Join Tania for Mindful Thoughts Meditation

Listen:A Good Death ? Listen In To Alex And Tania

Listen:A Good Death ? Listen In To Alex And Tania

 

Watch :Book Reviews

Join Alex ,Tania and Clive in our studio for their reviews of this months books Working From The Heart,The Last Lecture , Final Chapters, Ruby Ruse , Daddy This Is It- Being With My Dying dad , Huge Bag Of Worries ,Little Book Of Big Stuff About The Brain

Read: “I don’t know what to say”…...

I am often asked- how can I help someone who is grieving? What are the ‘right’ things to say and do? Here are 10 ways that you can help: 1) Acknowledge what has happened. You can do this in whatever way feels right for you and your relationship with the person. Don’t worry about saying […]

Read :Book Review- Flight of the Kingfisher

Read :Book Review- Flight of the Kingfisher

I was gifted this book, so I knew it would have an impact on me- and I was right- it was a ‘read until I finish’ type of book- despite a 3000 word assignment due in on the same week! I havent reviewed a fictional book on this site as yet, so this is a […]