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New SFBT book

At last it is finished. Solution Focused Therapy for the Helping Professions will be published by Jessica Kingsley Publishers on 15th December. Do you want to work more effectively with your clients? You can pre-order now and start the new year with new enthusiasm.

By |2019-12-05T15:18:48+00:00December 5th, 2019|Blog|0 Comments

Giving bad news

I have had many requests recently for information and training on handling redundancy and giving bad news. In response I have prepared a handout to help those who must perform this unenviable task prepare for the job.

By |2019-09-05T22:05:44+01:00September 5th, 2019|Blog|0 Comments

Whatever They Say, It’s Just Information

Thinking that we have supernatural powers can cause difficulties. Take mind reading for example. There is only one way to be sure that you have understood another person correctly. However well you know them, you can't read their mind, so check before acting. The problem is compounded when your relationship is long-standing; your partner invariably thinks they know what you mean, and vice-versa. It's not the exchange of information that is the problem, it's that we believe we know what it means.

By |2017-10-24T07:16:37+01:00October 23rd, 2017|Blog|0 Comments