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I am a counselor and sometimes I talk with people in a room. As often as not I find myself talking with people while sitting under a tree. Often the very one pictured here. Or we talk in a coffee shop, or while walking, or sitting in a park. I do this because I think

Therapy Under A Tree

I am a counselor and sometimes I talk with people in a room. As often as not I find myself talking with people while sitting under a tree. Often the very one pictured here. Or we talk in a coffee shop, or while walking, or sitting in a park. I do this because I think

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I think of group work as complex, multi-layered, always changing, a process both planned and spontaneous in equal measure, full of unexpected moments of difficulty and inspiration, a process of interaction and reflection, of support and daring, a reminder of what we have and who we are, and sometimes an adventurous invitation to be more…

Group work

I think of group work as complex, multi-layered, always changing, a process both planned and spontaneous in equal measure, full of unexpected moments of difficulty and inspiration, a process of interaction and reflection, of support and daring, a reminder of what we have and who we are, and sometimes an adventurous invitation to be more…

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You are invited to become a member of AFI. These are the criteria for membership: You must know of some FABULOUS idea You must be prepared to share it. Conditions of membership You must put up on this site at least one FABULOUS idea every 6 months You are welcome to refer us to Youtube,

AFI – Academy of Fabulous Ideas

You are invited to become a member of AFI. These are the criteria for membership: You must know of some FABULOUS idea You must be prepared to share it. Conditions of membership You must put up on this site at least one FABULOUS idea every 6 months You are welcome to refer us to Youtube,

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This 60 second vid tells you just what THOUGHTPICS is. You will need Flash player to view it and you can download it here for free. But just in case you can’t play the vid for some reason…here is a description: T’PICS is a resource you can use in groups to quickly engage people’s hearts and minds

Group work resource….multi media image & music

This 60 second vid tells you just what THOUGHTPICS is. You will need Flash player to view it and you can download it here for free. But just in case you can’t play the vid for some reason…here is a description: T’PICS is a resource you can use in groups to quickly engage people’s hearts and minds

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In the Sydney Morning Herald ‘OPINION’ section…an article by Elizabeth Farrrelly in which she asks: ‘Are we in danger of seeing boyhood as a disorder?’ She says that personality traits that were once tolerated and even celebrated are now treated as disorders. ADHD as a diagnosis has quadrupled in seven years. The male to female ratio

Boys…what a disease

In the Sydney Morning Herald ‘OPINION’ section…an article by Elizabeth Farrrelly in which she asks: ‘Are we in danger of seeing boyhood as a disorder?’ She says that personality traits that were once tolerated and even celebrated are now treated as disorders. ADHD as a diagnosis has quadrupled in seven years. The male to female ratio

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The following two versions of my CV will give you some idea of what I have been up to over the years. I have left them in this fairly formal form and in the third person in case you need to use them for submissions or advertising. You are also welcome to just copy and

About Pete

The following two versions of my CV will give you some idea of what I have been up to over the years. I have left them in this fairly formal form and in the third person in case you need to use them for submissions or advertising. You are also welcome to just copy and

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  Training & events 2012. Both in-house & those open to all     I am currently updating this part of the site for the coming year of 2012. Events are being added daily. I have also for the moment, left the 2011 events up here in case you are interested in seeing what is possible.

Calendar: training & events

  Training & events 2012. Both in-house & those open to all     I am currently updating this part of the site for the coming year of 2012. Events are being added daily. I have also for the moment, left the 2011 events up here in case you are interested in seeing what is possible.

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I saw a tweet the other day…and it’s kinda lost in the tweet forest, but basically sent us to an article about an increase in homophobia in schools. Not sure if this is true and would certainly like to think not…So, just to add something to the other side of that equation, and we need

Being who we are…oh and that includes lesbian, gay…queer….et al

I saw a tweet the other day…and it’s kinda lost in the tweet forest, but basically sent us to an article about an increase in homophobia in schools. Not sure if this is true and would certainly like to think not…So, just to add something to the other side of that equation, and we need

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