Who is this for:- A couples counselling course in East London for relationship well being to those looking for couples counselling London area or relationship counselling Essex area, seeking to improve their relationships, resolve conflict in a relationship, increase wellbeing or dissolve their relationship in a good enough way.
A One Day Workshop with the aim to help you improve your relationship, open to all individuals and couples. Topics include couples conflict resolution, relationship well being, preparation for relationship change, loss and the primary relationship, improving communication, navigating misunderstanding, looking at the influence of the wider family on your relationship, how past patterns still recur. For more on Phoenix.
The opportunity for you to reflect, individually or with your partner, on the relationship and to explore, in a supportive environment, feelings, responses to ones partner, to improve communication and unblock areas of misunderstanding and difficulty, gain insight, tools and techniques to increase well-being within your relationship.
Fee per couples is £100.
Fee payable if attending as an individual is £60.
Time : 9.30am to 3.30pm E-mail the Administrator for details tel ; 020 595 9633
Venue for couples / relationship workshops : Phoenix uses rooms at a psychotherapy practice in Dagenham, 15 minutes walk from Dagenham Heathway station ( District Line underground ), accessible to Chadwell Heath, Romford, Barking main line stations, buses 173, 174, 175, 5, 150, 129.
Approach : You will work in a small group giving support, helping gain a sense that your issues are not yours alone. You will work one to one, affording confidentiality and the opportunity to say the unsayable, to speak of your personal feelings and fears. The maximum group size will be 8 people.
Course Conductors : Jacky Ross offers the latest research in positive psychology while Roger Lloyd is a qualified group psychotherapist with 20 years experience.
Look here if your issue is one of needing couple counselling, couples conflict resolution, you want to improve the well being of your partnership, you believe you are approaching a relationship change, you wish to explore couples communication, you are experiencing relationship difficulties, you seek to improve the intimacy within the relationship, to explore how the past is still influencing and shaping your present relationship.
Programme for the workshop
Introductions for the day
The ground rules and confidentiality contract
Mapping the relationships that are present
History taking, risk assessment for presenting difficulties
The two Key Issues for participants
To identify the specific ground you wish to cover
How counselling may help. Theories of maintaining relationship, different types of love
Consideration of the issues of money and passion within a relationship
Showing what counselling involves and what therapy isn’t
Individual exploration and assessment
A space to speak one to one with a counsellor, time for you as an individual
Three ways for improving the relationship
To plan for change in the partnership, to navigate obstacles to the relationship flourishing
To identify and celebrate the strengths of a relationship
Goal Setting for the future
The opportunity to design a covenant or pledge to go forward, to continue to employ the thinking and tools employed during the day
Concluding by 4pm
Tea and Coffee, refreshments provided - make your own arrangements for lunch