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Gill and Anne decided last March that they would like to retire as directors of OLT from the end of March 2016. The company has grown so much over the last 15 years and we have enjoyed being in the ever changing world of online counselling. The next few years will no doubt bring changes…

Introduction to Counselling Children & Young People Online – Challenges and Potential

Introduction to Counselling Children & Young People Online – Challenges and Potential  “Cyberspace has become the new Therapy Space” Evans 2015 An experiential, supportive and collegial workshop delivered online to your computer via Skype. A maximum of 8 participants will be taken to ensure an optimum, online learning environment, so early booking id advised. Morning…

Is an online therapeutic alliance possible? The literature to date by Chris O’Mahony

Is an online therapeutic alliance possible? The literature to date The question Despite the growing evidence of the effectiveness of online therapy (see Barak et al. 2008, for a meta-analysis), the counselling community remains sharply divided on whether or not we should work online in our own clinical practices. Many of the concerns centre on…