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Catch up with the latest BACP news and resources

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Catch up with the latest news from BACP Private Practice

Imperfect therapist
Compassion fatigue: "Maybe my empathy bank is at an all-time low due to having taken too few breaks

Featuring What is Normal? ed Roz Carroll and Jane Ryan and Sedated: How modern capitalism created our mental health crisis by James Davies

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Members' notices on supervision, placements, research and not-for-profit networking groups

Turbulent times

Rima Sidhpara

"I’m proud of what’s been achieved and yet acknowledge we still have a way to go in tackling important issues"

From the Chair, Rima Sidhpara


Sarah Van Gogh

"The question of when to end with a client is particularly important to examine for practitioners in private practice"

My practice, Sarah Van Gogh

The internal supervisor

Jim Holloway

"If all supervisory work is a form of dialogue, then self-supervision is also dialogical – but who’s talking and who’s listening?"

Supervision, Jim Holloway

Managing 'stuckness'

Alex Sanderson Shortt

"Impasse occurs where clients are unable to hear each other’s experience"

Relationships, Alex Sanderson-Shortt


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