Men and feminism

Men and feminism

I was sitting in the shade outside the Gallery Cafe one morning last week, when a young man with a camcorder approached two other young men who were drinking coffee, and asked if he could interview them about what it’s like being a man in the 21st century. It turned out it was for a project he was doing for his Masters course. The young men agreed, then were a bit stuck for words when the camera was pointed at them. It is a bit of a tough...

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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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