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Diary of a COG Chair #2

March 29, 2017

It's been a busy few weeks since my last report as Conference Organising Group (COG) Chair and I’m delighted that so many of you have…

EAGT – To Join or Not to Join?

March 29, 2017

A brief overview of the UKAGP Organising Committee’s stance on UKAGP members joining the European Association for Gestalt Therapists (EAGT) Whenever the UKAGP Organising Committee…

2 Year Advanced (Post-Qualifying) Diploma in Gestalt Adolescent Psychotherapy

March 28, 2017

Blackfort Adolescent Gestalt Institute Programme Director: Bronagh Starrs Guest Faculty: Mark McConville Dates: September 2017 - June 2019 (8 weekends per year) Venue: Dublin, Ireland…

Taormina: A Conference Beyond

November 21, 2016

Something happened for me around the recent AAGT/EAGT/SIPG Conference in Sicily, and the shift I’ve experienced since the Conference is why I’m writing this article…

Reflections on Gestalt Psychotherapy and Hindu Astrology

September 17, 2016

by Raksha Sidhu Hindu spirituality in India is steeped in worshipping idols, images and symbols often of a cosmic nature with rituals and prayers. I am…

The Drama of Being an Adolescent….

September 17, 2016

By Jon Blend Approximately 10 percent of children and young people aged 5-16 suffer from a diagnosable mental disorder; around 1in 13 deliberately self-harm. Nearly…