2013 solution focused training courses

2013 solution focused training courses

After a gentle brush with brief therapy in the mid-80s at the Young People’s Unit in Macclesfield and an early love affair with Change and The Tactics of Change from the MRI, I first seriously studied solution-focused brief therapy by reading about it in The Brief Guide to Brief Therapy, by Brian Cade & Bill O’Hanlon in the early 90s, by which time a social work qualification had got in the way a bit (slightly tongue-in-cheek...

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The influence of task-centred practice

The influence of task-centred practice

A happy new year to one and all, and welcome 2013, a year that sees the twenty-first birthday of one of the few social work books that I read cover-to-cover over a single weekend, Task-Centred Social Work by Mark Doel and Peter Marsh. A bit of a tenuous anniversary for a blog post, it may be thought, except that I had a very pleasant exchange of emails with Mark earlier this week, which led to me taking TCSW from my shelf and so to being...

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