The kink/BDSM community is one which has often had to hide in the shadows, facing judgement prejudice and discrimination. BDSM stands for bondage, domination/discipline, sadism/submission and masochism.… Read more “Working with kink/BDSM from a Person Centered Perspective; Part 1”
As bi visibility approaches I explore the stigma and prejudice which still exists towards bi people
Learning that it is ok to be conflicted can be a vital life lesson
Radio is a way that we can reach out to people who might not be connected to the LGBT community in any other way.
What is walking therapy and how can it help you?
More on my candidacy for BACP Governor
When people start counselling in the initial session I sometimes compare what might happen to picking at a scab. It isn’t a pleasant image, but then neither… Read more “Healing can’t tell the time”
Gender sexual and relationship diversity (GSRD) may be a phrase that is unfamiliar to some of you reading this. It has been suggested as a more inclusive,… Read more “Gender, sexuality and relationship diverse counselling”
Impostor Syndrome can trip up the best of us, so what can we do to tackle it?
This post discusses the impact of child abuse, so please exercise self care whilst reading, and afterwards if the content may be triggering or upsetting to you.… Read more “The impact of childhood sexual abuse on gender and sexuality diverse survivors”