Episodes
Published 11/27/21
208 - Relational Depth and Trauma Importance of Rapport in Counselling – Managing Your Inner Therapist In Episode 208 of the Counselling Tutor Podcast, Rory Lees-Oakes and Ken Kelly discuss this week’s three topics: Today’s ‘Counselling Foundations’ will discuss the importance of rapport in counselling. Next in ‘Focus on Self’, we’ll discuss managing your inner … 208 – Relational Depth and Trauma Read More »
Published 11/27/21
207 - The Wounded Healer Counsellor First Counselling Session – Counselling Paperwork In Episode 207 of the Counselling Tutor Podcast, Rory Lees-Oakes and Ken Kelly return with your favourite three sections: This week’s ‘Counselling Foundations’ looks at the first counselling sessions - both your first session as a counsellor and the first session with each … 207 – The Wounded Healer Counsellor Read More »
Published 11/20/21
206 – Compassion Fatigue in Counselling Contracting in Counselling - Clothing and Counselling In Episode 206 of the Counselling Tutor Podcast, hosts Rory Lees-Oakes and Ken Kelly discuss three more topics to help you with your counselling journey. ‘Counselling Foundations’ returns with this week’s topic, contracting in counselling and its importance. ‘Focus on Self’ is … 206 – Compassion Fatigue in Counselling Read More »
Published 11/13/21
205 - How to Become a Counsellor in the US Id, Ego, and Superego – Importance of Personal Therapy for Counsellors Returning with Episode 205 of the Counselling Tutor Podcast, Rory Lees-Oakes and Ken Kelly discuss three more topics for you to listen in on: In this week’s ‘Counselling Foundations’ we’ll be focusing on the … 205 – How to Become a Counsellor in the US Read More »
Published 11/06/21
Special Edition - New CPCAB Level 5 Qualification: Counselling Children and Young People In this week’s special edition podcast, Rory Lees-Oakes speaks with Heather Price of the Counselling and Psychotherapy Central Awarding Body (CPCAB) on the exciting introduction of a new level 5 qualification - Counselling Children and Young People (11-18). The details of this … Special Edition – New CPCAB Level 5 Qualification: Counselling Children and Young People Read More »
Published 10/30/21
204 - What is Ambiguous Loss Barriers in Communication - Applying Theory to Self In Episode 204 of the Counselling Tutor Podcast, Rory Lees-Oakes and Ken Kelly return with three new topics of discussion: In today’s ‘Counselling Foundations’ we look at barriers in communication. Then in ‘Focus on Self’, Rory and Ken discuss applying theories … 204 – What is Ambiguous Loss Read More »
Published 10/23/21
203 - Counselling Clients with Sex Addiction Importance of Ethics in Counselling - Knowing your Attachment Style In Episode 203 of the Counselling Tutor Podcast, Rory Lees-Oakes and Ken Kelly discuss this week’s three segments: ‘Counselling Foundations’ – where we look at why ethics are important. ‘Focus on Self’ – where we look at knowing … 203 – Counselling Clients with Sex Addiction Read More »
Published 10/16/21
202 - Counselling LGBTQ Clients Pacing Yourself in Counselling - Importance of Journaling In Episode 202 of the Counselling Tutor Podcast, your hosts Rory Lees-Oakes and Ken Kelly discuss today’s three topics: ‘Counselling Foundations’ – where today’s focus lies in pacing yourself within your sessions. ‘Focus on Self’ – where Rory and Ken discuss the … 202 – Counselling LGBTQ Clients Read More »
Published 10/09/21
201 - Non-judgemental Attitude in Therapy Setting Boundaries as a Therapist - Talking Respectfully about Sexuality and Gender Identity In Episode 201 of the Counselling Tutor Podcast, Rory Lees-Oakes and Ken Kelly return to discuss today’s three topics: ‘Counselling Foundations’ – where today Rory and Ken focus on developing a non-judgemental attitude in therapy. ‘Focus … 201 – Non-judgemental Attitude in Therapy Read More »
Published 10/02/21
200 - Working with Addictions in Therapy Becoming Congruent - Feeling Incompetent as a Therapist In Episode 200 of the Counselling Tutor Podcast, Ken Kelly and Rory Lees-Oakes celebrate nearing 2 million podcast downloads before outlining today’s three segments: ‘Counselling Foundations’ where in this episode Ken and Rory discuss becoming congruent. In today’s ‘Focus on … 200 – Working with Addictions in Therapy Read More »
Published 09/25/21
199 - Resilience in the Counselling Practice Empathy in Counselling - Maternal Mental Health In Episode 199 of the Counselling Tutor Podcast, Rory Lees-Oakes and Ken Kelly return with your three favourite segments: ‘Counselling Foundations’ – where today’s focus is enhancing your empathy. ‘Focus on Self’ – where Rory and Ken introduce how to gain … 199 – Resilience in the Counselling Practice Read More »
Published 09/18/21
198 – Use of Silence in Counselling Does Your History Inform Your Practice? – Race and Culture In Episode 198 of the Counselling Tutor Podcast, Rory Lees-Oakes and Ken Kelly take us through three topics: ‘Counselling Foundations’ – where in this episode the use of silence within counselling will be explored. ‘Focus on Self’ – … 198 – Use of Silence in Counselling Read More »
Published 09/11/21
197 - Academic Writing in Counselling Who Are You in Your Practice? – Working with Moral Injury In Episode 197 of the Counselling Tutor Podcast – the first of the new season, as we enter the start of the 2021/22 academic year – presenters Rory Lees-Oakes and Ken Kelly introduce two new regular slots: ‘Counselling … 197 – Academic Writing in Counselling Read More »
Published 09/04/21
Special Edition – Q&A with the National Counselling Society In this special edition of the Counselling Tutor Podcast, Rory Lees-Oakes interviews two members of the National Counselling Society’s Council – Freya Bottomley (Interim Chief Executive during Chief Executive Meg Moss’s maternity leave) and Jyles Robillard Day (Head of Engagement and Development). Rory asks questions posed … Special Edition – Q&A with the National Counselling Society Read More »
Published 07/24/21
Special Edition – CPCAB’s Online Courses During academic breaks, we sometimes broadcast special editions of the Counselling Tutor Podcast. In this special edition – broadcast in the summer break of 2021, as the COVID-19 continues but is no longer at its peak – Rory Lees-Oakes speaks to Kelly Budd, Head of Qualifications at the Counselling … Special Edition – CPCAB’s Online Courses Read More »
Published 07/17/21
196 - Importance of Self-Care in Supervision Interview with a Student – Goals in Therapy In Episode 196 of the Counselling Tutor Podcast – the last of this season, prior to the summer break – presenter Rory Lees-Oakes interviews student Ruth Watson in ‘Student Check-In’. ‘Focus on Supervision’ then sees Rory and Ken Kelly looking … 196 – Importance of Self-Care in Supervision Read More »
Published 07/03/21
195 – Therapeutic Impasse Seven Tasks of Supervision – Managing Scepticism in Counselling Clients Episode 195 of the Counselling Tutor Podcast opens with presenters Rory Lees-Oakes and Ken Kelly discussing therapeutic impasse in ‘Student Check-In’. Then, in ‘Focus on Supervision’, they explore Michael Carroll’s seven tasks of supervision. Last, Rory talks with counsellor Sally-Anne Armitage…
Published 06/26/21
194 - The Shadow Self Parallel Process in Supervision – Peek into Practice with Tamara Howell In episode 194 of the Counselling Tutor Podcast, you can hear presenters Rory Lees-Oakes and Ken Kelly talking about Carl Gustav Jung’s concept of the shadow self in ‘Student Check-In’. Then, in ‘Focus on Supervision’, they discuss the parallel…
Published 06/19/21
193 - Tackling Destructive Thought Patterns Personal Development Linked to Theory – Boundaries in Supervision Episode 193 of the Counselling Tutor Podcast opens with ‘Student Check-In’, in which presenters Rory Lees-Oakes and Ken Kelly discuss the importance of personal development for both trainee and qualified counsellors, and how this links to theory. Next – in…
Published 06/12/21
192 - The Supervision Triangle Key Theory in Counselling – Creative Arts Therapy In episode 192 of the Counselling Tutor Podcast, presenters Rory Lees-Oakes and Ken Kelly talk in ‘Student Check-In’ about key theory in counselling. Then – in the first instalment of ‘Focus on Supervision’ – Ken and Rory talk about the supervision triangle.…
Published 05/29/21
191 - Online Supervision Training for Counsellors Placement Interview Questions – Life Transitions Episode 191 of the Counselling Tutor Podcast opens with ‘Student Check-In’ – in which presenters Rory Lees-Oakes and Ken Kelly talk about placement interviews. Next – in the final instalment of ‘Digital Counselling Revolution’ – Ken and Rory talk about online supervision…
Published 05/22/21
190 - Erikson’s Eight Stages of Development Establishing the Identity of the Client during Online Counselling – Counselling in the USA In Episode 190 of the Counselling Tutor Podcast, Rory Lees-Oakes and Ken Kelly talk about Erik Erikson’s eight stages of development in ‘Student Check-In’. ‘Digital Counselling Revolution’ then looks at the issue of establishing the…
Published 05/15/21
189 - Role of Parents in Mental Health History of CBT – Choosing the Right Equipment for Working Online Episode 189 of the Counselling Tutor Podcast opens with Rory Lees-Oakes and Ken Kelly talking through the history of cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT) in ‘Student Check-In’. ‘Digital Counselling Revolution’ then looks at the equipment you will…
Published 05/08/21
188 - Counselling for Personality Disorders Dual Process Model of Grief – Attachment Issues in Telephone Therapy In episode 188 of the Counselling Tutor Podcast, Rory Lees-Oakes and Ken Kelly start with ‘Student Check-In’, discussing the dual process model of grief. In ‘Digital Counselling Revolution’, they then turn to attachment issues in telephone therapy –…
Published 05/01/21