Month: February 2014

Life Coaching and Mental Illness : A potential minefield?

I recently read an intriguing article from one of my favorite Psychology Today contributors, Dr David Ley, on the rise of Life Coaching in mental health care. As a psychologist, he balanced the arguments for and against extremely well. However, he raised serious concerns about the role of life coaches in treating mental health issues.…

Online therapy : What do clients think?

The online side of my business is becoming bigger than I ever expected. Despite the challenges of working across time zones and cultures, it has been a rewarding experience so far.┬áMany people reading this will have heard of online therapy but might find it hard to imagine how it works. What better than to hear…