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Nick Totton

Nick Totton is a therapist and trainer with almost 30 years experience. Originally a Reichian body therapist, his approach has become broad based and open to the spontaneous and unexpected. He has an MA in Psychoanalytic Studies, and has worked with Process Oriented Psychology. He has also trained as a craniosacral therapist. Nick is currently involved with eco-psychology and addressing climate change. He has a grown up daughter. He has written or edited a number of books, including Body Psychotherapy: An ABOUT THIS EVENT; Psychotherapy and Politics; Press When Illuminated: New and Selected Poems; Wild Therapy; and most recently, Not A Tame Lion, published by PCCS Books. He lives in Calderdale with his partner and grows vegetables.


Website
www.erthworks.co.uk


Past and present Confer events
Embodied Approaches to Psychotherapy
Online module

Eco-Psychotherapy: Healing and the Natural World
Saturday 18 March 2017

Psychotherapy and the Natural World
Saturday 12 and Sunday 13 November 2016

Live Supervision - The Body
Friday 19 April 2013

Landscapes of The Mind
Friday 25 - Sunday 27 September 2009

The Big Idea
Friday 5 (evening) and Saturday 6 March 2010







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Grief Works by Julia Samuel

Death affects us all. Yet it is still the last taboo in our society, and grief is still profoundly misunderstood...

In Grief Works we hear stories from those who have experienced great love and great loss - and survived. Stories that explain how grief unmasks our greatest fears, strips away our layers of protection and reveals our innermost selves...
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