CPD and Professional Support using the Arts.



Arts & the Wild    
Sand Tray 
Clay Play 
CPD Support Group   
Creativity for Counsellors      

ARTS & the WILD experiential days for counsellors and therapists

Experiential time to be outdoors in the large two acre garden (and if wished, across the road in the sandlings area, or beach). Returning to the garden or garden room, using arts media as well as discussion to consolidate the experience. Next date Saturday 20th October 2018, 3-5 people, 10-4, cost £65 includes soup and hot drinks.


SAND TRAY CPD training Days

SAND TRAY  training Day – An opportunity to experience using sand-tray with an introduction in ways to facilitate sand tray in the counselling setting.  10 – 4pm.  Fee £65 includes drinks and hot soup. Bring own bread/sandwich/salad etc. Next Sand Tray dates : Saturday November 3rd 2018 (five places),  SAND TRAY W/E : Dates can be arranged if you have 3-5 people interested. Working with sand tray in depth and with opportunity to work with own sand tray and facilitate others. SAND TRAY ONGOING PRACTISE group can be arranged if 3-5 people are interested to meet up for a series of between 3 to 6 once monthly practise sessions for half a day of three hours. Fee for all 3 sessions £75, or for 6 sessions £120. For those with at least basic training and some experience in using sand tray. 


CLAY PLAY Day / w.e for counsellors and therapists

Clay Play days to explore expressive use of clay for both personal and professional development with ideas of how to use clay in counselling/therapy/group work.  In the pottery studio and house. By arrangement for 3-5 people. 10-4pm. Fee £65 includes hot drinks and soup, bring own bread/sandwich/salad etc. Next Clay Play day Saturday November 17th 2018
CPD Support Group
Six sessions which begin with lunch and move into time to work on personal and professional issues with opportunity to use the arts and the outdoors, garden or local area. Work develops from within the group. These groups have a very special quality which evolves as the group progresses. 12 noon – 4 pm   Fee  for 6 sessions £300 includes hot drinks and soup, bring own sandwich/bread/salad etc. Days take place in my home with wood stove, large garden & pottery studio near Aldeburgh. If you/ several of you, are interested to be part of a group please contact me, dates can be arranged.

CREATIVITY for Counsellors.

Day / w.e  – exploring creativity in the counselling setting and how nurturing it can be to sustain our own creativity. No need to be ‘good’ at ‘art’! Only a wish to explore materials for yourself, to rest, relax and have fun as well as be contained in your own natural creativity, it is in us all if we give it a little space and encouragement. Contact me if you / several of you are interested. Fee £65 day includes hot drinks, soup and materials. Bring own sandwich/bread/salad etc.

To book/more details for all CPD days and Groups please contact 

Tel: 01728 454 007