Trustees Bengie Walden and Colin Bosher retire

January 19, 2016 2:43 pm Posted by

Both Bengie Walden and Colin Bosher have recently decided to stand down from The Counselling Foundations’s trustee board. In Bengie’s case he has felt forced to make this decision for personal health reasons. In Colin’s case a house move out of our area has driven his decision. Bengie joined The Counselling Foundation as a trustee in late 2004 and has...

CBT vs Psychotherapy: Freud’s here to stay.

January 7, 2016 1:52 pm Posted by

This month, The Guardian published an article written by Oliver Burkeman titled “Therapy Wars: The Revenge of Freud,” which discusses the effectiveness of CBT (cognitive behavioural therapy) compared to psychotherapy and how the latter has made its comeback following results from an in-depth study. Noel Hargrave, Clinical Director at The Counselling Foundation said “As a charity that delivers both short...