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Pam Firth, Me & My Job Postcast

September 24, 2019 10:43 am Posted by

Click below to listen now to a podcast featuring our Foundation Certificate Programme Tutor as Jill Burridge chats with Pam Firth, in ‘Me & My Job”. Pam who is a psycho-social counsellor in palliative care chats about the varied demanding and challenging work she has undertaken during her career internationally as well as in the St Albans area.  

World Mental Health Day 2019 | 10 October

September 23, 2019 9:41 am Posted by

We’re getting ready to mark World Mental Health Day.  The day is an opportunity for all of us to raise awareness of mental health issues. The theme of this year’s event set by the World Federation for Mental Health is suicide and suicide prevention.  Suicide statistics across the UK continue to rise, we hope to encourage more people to access counselling as early intervention could prevent...

Art of Grieving Exhibition

September 9, 2019 12:36 pm Posted by

Thought provoking, emotional, enriching…. Just some of the words used by Mireille Hayden to describe the Art of Grieving Exhibition. The co-ordinator, Kate Ray, transformed the Kingsbury Barn into an ambient display of creative artwork and expressions to depict bereavement and loss. The exhibition featured a variety of art forms including paintings, photographs, words, sculptures, ceremanics, mosaics, collages, handicraft, embroidery and...

Finalist Award 2019 | Service to the Community

September 5, 2019 11:39 am Posted by

We’re proud  of our new ‘finalist’ certificate in the Service to the Community category in the Herts Advertiser Community Awards 2019. Although we didn’t win our category, being a finalist helps us raise awareness of the valuable work we deliver in supporting our community to benefit from our counselling services. Our subsidised counselling provides essential life-saving and life-enhancing support to help...