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Goldsborough Coaching & Consultancy

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The sand pit

“Experience is not what happens to you, it is what you do with what happens to you” – Aldous Huxley Professional coaching is of course many things, but forced to encapsulate it in a sentence for me Huxley’s would make … Continue reading

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CBT; the only hammer?

“If you only have a hammer you can only afford to recognise nails” Abbreviated from Mark Twain I have long been interested in how the scarcity of resources shapes policy; it is here that we get most bent out of … Continue reading

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Living with the crowd

 “The true history [understanding]of the mind is not preserved in learned volumes but in the living mental organism of everyone”…….C.G Jung Now there’s a thought to juggle with considering technology has gifted us, via blogs, twitter, crowd sourcing and other … Continue reading

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The truth is a mess

“The truth is a mess”  Featherstone 1991 Having been asked to deliver a talk on safeguarding vulnerable adults I thought I would share the essence of it in advance. Is the community all it’s cracked up to be for vulnerable adults? … Continue reading

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How to write a song

 Despite the fact that the day had been grey, damp and cold, despite the fact that the car park had entailed a long walk across poor ground and despite the fact that darkness was falling fast, the crowd yelled out … Continue reading

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Women and autism

 Acting as host for a forthcoming women with autism conference:  http://www.brookdalecare.co.uk/Women_with_Autism_Conference I wanted to introduce the day in a thought provoking way and ventured into the parrallel world of writing parables: Just by putting on this conference we are part of a rising tide … Continue reading

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