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Supporting those who grieve

Here's an excellent article printed in the New York Times on supporting those who are grieving, based on the Woodwiss family's experience.  I'm posting Catherine Woodwiss' blog on trauma separately, as that has more general applications. The Art of Presence By DAVID BROOKS Tragedy has twice visited the Woodiwiss family. In 2008, Anna…

Trauma recovery

Catherine Woodwiss has experienced tough times.  For some background, see the previous blog posting Supporting those who grieve Here's her article posted in Soujourners: A New Normal: Ten Things I've Learned About Trauma by Catherine Woodiwiss I wasn’t really expecting painful things to happen to me. Trauma can be an isolating experience.…

Divorce Aid

Here's a resource website packed full of sensible advice on anything to do with divorce.  Of course, if you want counselling, come to us - either for Duo sessions as a couple, or for Solo sessions on your own. Here's the link: http://www.divorceaid.co.uk

Is your sex abusive?

Denise J. Charles of RedRedApples has written a good article here, which we believe helps to define what is or is not marital sexual abuse: Very often when we think of sexual abuse, we imagine a young girl or boy being taken advantage of by an adult. Most of us…

Ben Ainslie's Coaching Chain and Cathy Foster

Duo Coaching's Cathy Foster was centre stage at the Sports Coach UK Coaching Awards dinner last week.  She was recognised for having coached Ben Ainslie as one the coaches in his 'Coaching Chain' - there were five of in the chain in total.  John Derbyshire summed up the responsibility of…