Workshop Programme


We have a rich and varied programme on the theme of Live, Life and Creativity. For full details on workshops, click on the READ MORE link. Workshops are 90 mins in length.

Keynote Opening Address:

Time Speaker Subject
09.35 – 10.30am Kathie Hostick, TSTA(P) A creative response to a shameful life experience READ MORE..

Morning Workshops, 11.00am – 12.30pm

Speakers Subjects
Dr Cathy McQuaid


Creating the Trainer: Breathing Life into Your Training Practice READ MORE…
Jim Davis


“I want it my way”: Desire and Eric Berne’s fear of loneliness. READ MORE…
Carol Faulkner


“No man is an Island, entire of itself – every man is a piece of the Continent, a part of the main”. Diversity and me Where do I fit in?) READ MORE…
Helen Rowland


Keeping supervision alive: how to understand and respond to our shame and fear in supervision READ MORE…

Afternoon Workshops, 1.30pm – 3.00pm

Speakers Subjects  
Bev Gibbons & Mandy Nicholas


Swimming in the Emocean: Using Imagery, Metaphor and Symbolism in Our Work READ MORE…
Steff Oates


What do I create in what is seemingly an increasingly destructive world? READ MORE…
Carol Wain


The 3 S’s – Stamina, Speed and Strength? Staying vitally alive to enjoy ourselves and our clients. READ MORE…
Enid Welford Creativity in supervision READ MORE…
Debbie Jelpke
Whose life is it anyway:
An infinite Blank Canvas?

Closing plenary

Time Speaker Subject
3.30 – 4.25pm Details to follow To follow READ MORE…

Workshop Details

Kathie Hostick, TSTA(P): Keynote “Three years ago I received an official complaint. It rocked my world professionally and seriously challenged my code for living life (script). Following the shame of this experience and it’s impact, I faced the ongoing challenges by allowing myself to be vulnerable. From my vulnerable place, I was more freed up … Continue reading Workshop Details