OCTIA 2016 By Olivia Djouadi

On April 15-16th 2016 the 8th OCTIA Online Counselling and Therapy in Action Annual Conference met in Bristol for those present and online for 100s more. Many experts spoke about their work in connection to online counselling in a variety of disciplines. Suzanne Irving presented first from this perspective of working at GamCare https://www.gamcare.org.uk/support-and-counselling/free-counselling/online-counselling and…

The Internet and Me: The Changing World and How Online Counselling Fits Into This New International Arena – Amanda Hawkins

Amanda started counselling work in 1996 and since then has have worked in a variety of organisational and community settings as a counsellor, supervisor and trainer. Amanda has a small private practice. Amanda worked for 4 years as Clinical Director at Youthreach in Greenwich. She also initiated the Onside Project in Medway, where she coordinated…