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by libbynugent
Thu Sep 19, 2019 10:45 pm
Forum: Careers advice
Topic: Unexpectedly seeking an alternative career
Replies: 3
Views: 304

Re: Unexpectedly seeking an alternative career

It sounds like you are going through a period of massive change. I know for me I’ve used various creative exercises - such as writing “morning pages” after reading Julia Cameron’s book “ the artist’s way”. Also i loved reading “finding meaning in the second half” of life by James Hollis. Both I’ve f...
by libbynugent
Thu Sep 19, 2019 11:15 am
Forum: Training, events, groups, meetings, resources, reviews
Topic: 30 sessions reflective practice group in north west England and North Wales.
Replies: 1
Views: 59

30 sessions reflective practice group in north west England and North Wales.

*** admin please delete if not appropriate *** Hello - I’m offering a 30 session reflective practice space for aspiring clinical and counselling psychologists, all welcome but there is an explicit invitation to those who have experiences of being socially marginalised. I’m a clinical psychologist (q...
by libbynugent
Wed Aug 28, 2019 11:59 am
Forum: Training, events, groups, meetings, resources, reviews
Topic: Anti Racist Book Club for Psychologists
Replies: 3
Views: 495

Re: Anti Racist Book Club for Psychologists

Just to update people on the next meeting for the Anti Racist Bookclub for Psychologists: The next Wrexham meeting is Saturday 5th October 10am -12, Glyn Wylfa, Chirk LL14 5BS. To discuss the book “Natives: Race and Class in the Ruins of Empire” by Akala The bookclub meetings are free but please do ...
by libbynugent
Thu Aug 08, 2019 3:54 pm
Forum: Training, events, groups, meetings, resources, reviews
Topic: Anti Racist Book Club for Psychologists
Replies: 3
Views: 495

Re: Anti Racist Book Club for Psychologists

That’s truly awful and sadly a reflection of the reality of the level of structural racism in place. You can’t even call white people white. I had tried to set up the group on the good reads website but it wouldn’t let people comment so not fit for purpose. Hence Facebook. Thanks for commenting - it...
by libbynugent
Wed Aug 07, 2019 8:28 pm
Forum: Training, events, groups, meetings, resources, reviews
Topic: Anti Racist Book Club for Psychologists
Replies: 3
Views: 495

Anti Racist Book Club for Psychologists

My name is Dr Libby Nugent. I’m a Clinical Psychologist and I have recently started an Anti-Racist Book Club for Psychologists. This is with the hope of in some small way beginning to address issues of the dominance of narratives of whiteness and the under representation of ethnic diversity in our p...
by libbynugent
Thu Dec 27, 2018 5:55 pm
Forum: Job adverts
Topic: Reflective Practice Group in the North West/ West Midlands
Replies: 0
Views: 1027

Reflective Practice Group in the North West/ West Midlands

I am starting a reflective practice group for aspiring clinical/counselling psychologists, or, for people wanting reflective space to explore these options. This group aims to provide both skill development and emotional support throughout the process. The group will meet weekly for ninety minute se...
by libbynugent
Thu Dec 27, 2018 9:39 am
Forum: Professional/Employment Issues
Topic: Personal relationships with colleagues
Replies: 1
Views: 970

Re: Personal relationships with colleagues

Hello - gosh this is is one of those no right answer situations. On one hand people regularly meet partners and friends in work. It’s a great place to do it. On the other hand it can be really messy - regardless of whether it works out happily. Even when we ignore power dynamics of a highly paid emp...