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Listening to the Truths your Body Tells… Especially when it’s an Inconvenient Truth.

Listening to the Truths your Body Tells… Especially when it’s an Inconvenient Truth.

I've been really struck these past weeks, by how important the body connection is in the kind of work I do. It's incredibly powerful to watch the sheer relief, the healing release, the growth, and the sense of empowerment people experience, when they are supported to...

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Irish Journal of Counselling & Psychotherapy: 

'Therapeutic Relating, Embodied' 
    ~ Delphine O'Keeffe

 

Vol.17, Issue 3, Autumn 2017

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In this research article, therapeutic touch is chosen as a lens through which to explore the embodied dimension of intersubjective relating in the therapy room, with touch at the boundary of that dimension.

This is done through an in-depth, Interpretative Phenomenological Analysis of the accounts of experienced psychotherapists.

Click here to access the full M.A. research dissertation this article is drawn from.

Irish Journal of Counselling and Psychotherapy:

'Therapeutic Relating, Embodied'
  ~ Delphine O'Keeffe 

 

Vol.17, Issue 3, Autumn 2017

Click here to Read the article...

In this research article, therapeutic touch is chosen as a lens through which to explore the embodied dimension of intersubjective relating in the therapy room, with touch at the boundary of that dimension.

This is done through an in-depth, Interpretative Phenomenological Analysis of the accounts of experienced psychotherapists.

Click here to access the full M.A. research dissertation this article is drawn from.

Embody My Truth in the Irish Times:

‘Is this it? Women and the modern mid-life crisis’

 

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“I think existential questions come up for both women and men, but there are gendered aspects to this for women. (…) There’s a high level of depletion, especially around high-functioning, creative women.” 

Embody My Truth in the Irish Times:

‘Is this it? Women and the modern mid-life crisis’

 

Click here to read the article…

“I think existential questions come up for both women and men, but there are gendered aspects to this for women. (…) There’s a high level of depletion, especially around high-functioning, creative women.”