CT Podcast Ep137 featured image – Topics Discussed: Counselling suicidal clients; Taking a year out of your counselling course; Dealing with disagreements with colleagues

137 – Counselling Suicidal Clients Taking a Year out of Your Course – Dealing with Disagreements with Colleagues In episode 137 of the Counselling Tutor Podcast, Ken Kelly and Rory Lees-Oakes talk about counselling suicidal clients, or clients who express suicidal thoughts. ‘Check-In with CPCAB’ then looks at what to do if you need to…

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Counselling Tutor Podcast 136 featured image - Topics Discussed: What to do when client notes are requested; Student support networks; Best practice in taking client notes in counselling

136 – Best Practice in Taking Client Notes in Counselling When Client Notes Are Requested – Student Support Networks In episode 136 of the Counselling Tutor Podcast, Ken Kelly and Rory Lees-Oakes discuss the situations in which you may be required to release client notes. Moving onto ‘Check-In with CPCAB’, Rory talks to Kelly Budd…

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CT Podcast Episode 135 featured image - Topics Discussed: Preparing for counselling breaks; Your first client hour; Planning for CPD

135 – Preparing for Counselling Breaks Your First Client Hour – Planning for CPD In episode 135 of the Counselling Tutor Podcast, Ken Kelly and Rory Lees-Oakes offer tips on how to plan for counselling breaks. In ‘Check-In with CPCAB’, Rory talks to Kelly Budd about feelings as you approach your first client hour, and…

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CT Podcast Episode 134 featured image - Topics Discussed: Personal limitations in Person-Centred Therapy; Giving and receiving feedback in counselling training; Theory in the counselling room

134 – Giving and Receiving Feedback in Counselling Training Personal Limitations in Person-Centred Therapy – Theory in the Counselling Room In episode 134 of the Counselling Tutor Podcast, Ken Kelly and Rory Lees-Oakes talk about whether therapists as individuals may be the limiting factor in the person-centred approach. ‘Check-In with CPCAB’ then offers some tips…

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CT Podcast Episode 133 featured image - Topics Discussed: Can you become a counsellor with a criminal record?; Exciting new book from CPCAB; Professional wills for counsellors and therapists

133 – Can You Become a Counsellor with a Criminal Record? Exciting New Book from CPCAB – Professional Wills In episode 133 of the Counselling Tutor Podcast, Ken Kelly and Rory Lees-Oakes  discuss if you can become a counsellor with a criminal record. In ‘Check-In with CPCAB’, there then follows an announcement about a new…

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Counselling Tutor Podcast episode 132 featured image - Topics Discussed: Getting an assignment referred; Differences between role play and real play in peer work; Working within your competence in counselling

132 – Working within Your Competence in Counselling Getting an Assignment Referred – Differences between Role Play and Real Play In episode 132 of the Counselling Tutor Podcast, Ken Kelly and Rory Lees-Oakes talk about the experience of getting an assignment referred. ‘Check-In with CPCAB’ then focuses on differences between role play (working with made-up…

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CT Podcast Episode 131 featured image - Topics Discussed: Personal development groups in counselling training; Personal therapy for trainee counsellors; Using ethical frameworks in counselling practice

131 – Personal Development Groups in Counselling Training Personal Therapy during Training – Ethical Frameworks in Practice In episode 131 of the Counselling Tutor Podcast, Ken Kelly and Rory Lees-Oakes discuss personal development (PD) groups in counselling training. ‘Check-In with CPCAB’ then looks at the importance and value of personal therapy during counselling training. Finally,…

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CT Podcast episode 130 featured image - Topics Discussed: Contracting with your supervisor; Considerations when looking for a counselling placement; How to set boundaries as a counsellor

130 – How to Set Boundaries as a Counsellor Contracting with Your Supervisor – Considerations When Placement-Hunting In episode 130 of the Counselling Tutor Podcast, Ken Kelly and Rory Lees-Oakes discuss supervision contracts. ‘Check-In with CPCAB’ then looks at what to consider when looking for a placement. Finally, the presenters explore how to set boundaries…

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CT Podcast Ep129 featured image - Topics Discussed: Counselling diverse clients; Learning by observing more experienced therapists; Data protection on recording counselling sessions

129 – Counselling Diverse Clients Learning by Observing More Experienced Therapists – Data Protection In episode 129 of the Counselling Tutor Podcast, Ken Kelly and Rory Lees-Oakes talk about counselling diverse clients. ‘Check-In with CPCAB’ then discusses how we can learn from observing others who have more experience than we do. Last, the presenters explain…

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CT Podcast Ep128 featured image - Topics Discussed: How to find and apply for counselling placements; Logging client hours; Getting the right insurance for counsellors

128 – How to Find Counselling Placements Logging Client Hours – Insurance for Counsellors In episode 128 of the Counselling Tutor Podcast, Ken Kelly and Rory Lees-Oakes talk about applying for counselling placements. ‘Check-In with CPCAB’ then discusses how to log client hours, in particular looking at clients who DNA (do not attend) and at…

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