Posts by: helen@branch

What do we take from Goodbye?

If it makes you feel sad to see someone walk away then you know that you had something special with them. What do we take from relationships, encounters and experiences?…

Toys at work!

As I was slapping my hands for neglecting my blog, I was thinking about how lovely my job is; coming home covered in sand and paint! Although I am predominantly…

Autumn Break

This weekend I celebrated a family members birthday at an Autumn market with the dog. It was a welcome break from thoughts about clients, services, students, colleagues, money and paying…

Time Out!

The last two weeks have been a bit of an emotional roller coaster both at home and work. I realise how I have changed over the last few years. Time,…

I found my inner child!

After years and years of studying psychology and counselling, reading about theories and participating in group discussion as well as partaking in my own therapy - on a blustery sunny…

What does a therapist offer?

A simple sentence can have a large impact, which we see in therapy often, when we offer a client a reflection or ask a simple question. When I applied for…

Welcome to the Branch Blog

The Beginning... After much remuneration I decided to start a blog. Is it just me, or is the word ‘blog’ funny? The debate was should it be a blog about…