CPD and Professional Support using the Arts.



Creativity for Counsellors 

Sand Tray 

Clay Play 

CPD Support Group   

Arts & the Wild                                                                                                                                                                          

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.
SAND TRAY 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), Saturday 19th January  2019 (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

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 dates :  no current dates, contact me if you are interested. 


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.


Experiential time to be outdoors in the large two acre garden and as wishes, across the road in the sandlings area, or beach. Returning to the garden or garden room, using arts media as wished as well as discussion to consolidate the experience. June date is possible, please contact if interested. Cost per day £45, less than other days as this is newly offered CPD.

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

Tel: 01728 454 007