I have always found the best way to understand something is to teach it, so I have been teaching listening skills and counselling nearly as long as I have been practising as a counsellor.

I began by teaching listening skills for Listening Post, our local affordable counselling service in Gloucestershire, where all the counsellors are volunteer professionals:

It was not long before I found myself teaching at Gloucestershire College:

I also teach listening skills courses for professionals who want to improve their ability to listen to their colleagues and for volunteers in support agencies. Please do get in touch to find out what training I could offer you in your situation.