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Announcing a Visioning Course for Coaches!

  Announcing a new course developed exclusively for The Institute for Life Coach Training (ILCT)! Tools for Creating Your Vision In order to carry a positive action we must develop here a positive vision. ~Dalai Lama What is your vision? Visioning, creating a vision board and manifesting are powerful tools for the coach and the… [Read More]


Counselling Problem Gamblers Using Blended Technology

Our new course is aimed at those who already counsel problem gamblers and those who have an interest in that client base.  It is ten hours of online study over eight modules, self-paced and designed to fit around other commitments, and will teach you how to blend offline and online technologies to reach those affected… [Read More]

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Storytelling as a Marketing Strategy

Mental health practitioners, coaches and healers are well versed in the role of narrative and storytelling in psychotherapy. Essentially an inherently narrative process, psychotherapy also uses stories as inspiration to clients, and in therapeutic and mutual storytelling approaches. This storytelling strategy can be applied equally well within your marketing strategy. Through blogs, online or self-published… [Read More]

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For the Love of Books

“Fill your house with stacks of books, in all the crannies and all the nooks.”  ― Dr. Seuss The CAM Coach: Reveals the Proficiencies, Practical Steps and the Inspiration you Need to Set Up and Enjoy an Outstanding Practice Mark Shields and Simon Martin The CAM coach brings together the writing partnership of Mark Shields… [Read More]

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Online Social Gaming – Why Should We Be Worried?

Social media platforms have undoubtedly impacted on many areas of our lives. Even if we have no use for computer or smartphone communication, we are bombarded by the ubiquitous blue thumbs-up or the Twitter bird in our TV advertising or high street browsing. At the extreme end in the social media we hear of cyberbullying… [Read More]