28 May 2022 (Saturday) – Creative Writing for Self-expression & Wellbeing (Big Smoke Writing Factory – delivered online, co-facilitated with Claire Hennessy) – details and booking at https://www.bigsmokewritingfactory.com/creativecourses/p/creative-writing-for-self-expression-wellbeing
18 June 2022 (Saturday) – Writing Therapy: An Experiential Introduction for Counsellors & Psychotherapists (PCI College – delivered online) – details and booking at https://www.pcicollege.ie/cpd-courses/writing-therapy
Summer/Autumn 2022 (dates and locations TBC) – Journal to the Self® Workshop – ‘A 12-hour course on how to keep a journal for personal growth, creative expression and life enrichment,’ created by Journal Therapy pioneer Kathleen Adams. More information here: https://journaltherapy.com/get-training/short-program-journal-to-the-self/journal-to-the-self/#top – Contact me to register your interest!
Taking the Road Less Travelled: Embracing Your Childfree Life
June 2021 – co-facilitated with Margaret O’Connor of Are Kids For Me?
Combining reflective writing, personal development and shared discussion, this workshop is for anyone that has made the choice to not have children and would like to deepen their awareness of what this means for them.
For more information, please visit my blog here: https://nozomicounselling.com/2021/05/20/online-writing-workshop-taking-the-road-less-travelled-embracing-your-childfree-life-sat-26-june-2021/
March & October 2021 – PCI College (delivered online)
This workshop introduces participants to the practice and theory of life writing, a form that encompasses the keeping of journals, diaries, memoirs, biography, stories, letter writing, travel writing, fiction based on personal experience, and more.
For more information, visit: https://www.pcicollege.ie/Life_Writing
Writing Therapy: An Experiential Introduction for Counsellors & Psychotherapists
February & December 2021 – PCI College (delivered online)
This workshop aims to expand participants’ awareness of the therapeutic potential of writing for personal and professional development and self-care, for both themselves and their clients/supervisees.
For more information, visit: http://www.pcicollege.ie/cpd-courses/writing-therapy
Creative & Reflective Writing Group for Therapists
For more information, please visit my blog here: https://nozomicounselling.com/2020/12/21/creative-reflective-writing-group-for-therapists-starting-sat-30-jan-2021/
The two groups that ran over winter 2020 and spring 2021 have now concluded. If you would like to register your interest for a future intake, please get in touch through the ‘Contact Me’ section of this site.
Creative Writing for Self-expression & Wellbeing
Nov 2021 / Sept 2019 / March 2019 / Sept 2018 / May 2018 – Big Smoke Writing Factory (co-facilitated with Claire Hennessy)
A one-day experiential workshop, ideal for anyone interested in creative writing as a tool to help express themselves and as an activity that can contribute to mental wellness (as well as being fun and rewarding in its own right).
For more information, please visit my blog here: https://nozomicounselling.com/2020/02/19/workshop-creative-writing-for-self-expression-and-wellbeing-sat-21-march-2020/
If you would like to register your interest for a future intake, please get in touch through the ‘Contact Me’ section of this site.