CT Podcast Ep 158 featured image – BACP Special: Employment for Counsellors

158 – BACP Special: Employment for Counsellors During the academic breaks, the Counselling Tutor Podcast returns periodically with special editions – and in this last podcast of the current season, Rory Lees-Oakes talks to Kris Ambler (Workforce Lead) at the British Association of Counselling and Psychotherapy (BACP) about how the professional body is seeking to…

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CT Podcast Ep157 featured image - BACP Special: Starting a Private Practice in Counselling

157 – BACP Special: Starting a Private Practice in Counselling During the academic breaks, the Counselling Tutor Podcast returns periodically with special editions – and this time, Ken Kelly and Rory Lees-Oakes discuss what you need to consider when starting a private practice in counselling. Rory interviews Jo Langston (Ethics Services Manager) and Caz Binstead…

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CT Podcast Ep156 featured image - Topics Discussed: Confidentiality: A legal or ethical issue?; New course from CPCAB; Acceptance and Commitment Therapy

156 – Acceptance and Commitment Therapy Confidentiality: A Legal or Ethical Issue? – New Course from CPCAB In episode 156 of the Counselling Tutor Podcast – the last academic podcast for this academic year – Ken Kelly and Rory Lees-Oakes discuss the legal and ethical aspects of confidentiality. ‘Check-In with CPCAB’ then looks at a…

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CT Podcast Ep155 featured image - Topics Discussed: Entering counselling training with a difficult past; Blended learning in counselling training; Handling abusive phone calls

155 – Blended Learning in Counselling Training Entering Counselling Training with a Difficult Past – Handling Abusive Phone Calls In episode 155 of the Counselling Tutor Podcast, Ken Kelly and Rory Lees-Oakes give some tips on the feasibility of entering counselling training if you have a difficult past. ‘Check-In with CPCAB’ then looks at the…

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CT Podcast Ep 154 featured image - Topics Discussed: Placement interviews; Deliberate practice in counselling; Stockholm Syndrome

154 – Deliberate Practice in Counselling Placement Interviews – Stockholm Syndrome In episode 154 of the Counselling Tutor Podcast, Ken Kelly and Rory Lees-Oakes give some tips on interviews for counselling placements. ‘Check-In with CPCAB’ then looks at the concept of deliberate practice: what it means and how to do it in your counselling practice.…

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CT Podcast Ep153 featured image - Topics Discussed: Attribution bias in counselling; Assessment protocols during COVID-19; Preparing to work with anger

153 – Attribution Bias and How It Matters in Counselling Assessment Protocols during COVID-19 Period – Preparing to Work with Anger In episode 153 of the Counselling Tutor Podcast, Ken Kelly and Rory Lees-Oakes delve into the psychological theory of attribution bias. ‘Check-In with CPCAB’ then looks at how assessment will be carried out this…

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152 – Applying Winnicott’s Attachment Theory in Counselling How Different Theories View Mental Health – Adding CBT Skills to Your Toolbox In episode 152 of the Counselling Tutor Podcast, Ken Kelly and Rory Lees-Oakes explore how different theories view mental health. ‘Check-In with CPCAB’ then looks at the possible benefits of adding a level 5…

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CT Podcast Ep151 featured image - Topics Discussed: Working with conflicting ethical frameworks; Benefits of getting a Level 5 diploma in counselling; Counselling autistic clients

151 – Benefits of Getting a Level 5 Diploma in Counselling Working with Conflicting Ethical Frameworks – Counselling Autistic Clients In episode 151 of the Counselling Tutor Podcast, Ken Kelly and Rory Lees-Oakes discuss the challenge of working with conflicting ethical frameworks. ‘Check-In with CPCAB’ then looks at the possible benefits of getting a Level…

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CT Podcast Ep150 featured image - Topics Discussed: Stepping up to the next level of counselling training; Preparing for exams; Single-session therapy with Windy Dryden

150 – Single Session Therapy Stepping up to the Next Level – Preparing for Exams NOTE: The CPCAB section of the podcast was recorded before the Covid-19crisis. Exam arrangements may have changed. In episode 150 of the Counselling Tutor Podcast, Ken Kelly and Rory Lees-Oakes talk about what to expect when you move up to…

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CT Podcast Ep149 featured image - Topics Discussed: Preparing for next-level interviews; Reflecting on future support needs after your counselling course; CORE assessment in counselling

149 – CORE Assessment in Counselling Work Preparing for Next-Level Interviews – Reflecting on Future Support Needs In episode 149 of the Counselling Tutor Podcast, Ken Kelly and Rory Lees-Oakes provide tips on how to prepare for interviews for the next level of counselling training (or for placements). ‘Check-In with CPCAB’ then focuses on the…

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