A FEW THINGS I’m doing at the moment

A FEW THINGS I’ve done in the recent and not-so-recent past

  • Senior Counsellor for Refocus Programs, an addiction treatment facility (rehabmelbourne.com.au)
  • Professional Development Trainings for mental health clinicians
  • Lecturer in the undergraduate Psychotherapy and Arts Therapy program at Ikon Institute of Australia (ikon.edu.au)
  • Group therapy facilitation
  • Counselling and psychotherapy training curriculum development
  • Published a book, New Principles of Awakened Relationship, with Rod Taylor (see Amazon)
  • Teaching in the Transpersonal Counselling program at Phoenix Institute of Australia
  • Facilitator in Compassionate Communication, and assistant trainer in Nonviolent Communication (NVC)
  • Teaching mindfulness and meditation
  • Buddhist monk in the Thai Forest Tradition for five years
  • Musician/Songwriter
  • Research and peer-reviewed publications in the fields of Contemporary European Philosophy, Anglo-American Analytic Philosophy of Language, Literary & Critical Theory, Psychoanalysis, Psychology and Social Theory
  • Teaching roles at University of Melbourne and Monash University

SOME OF my formal qualifications

  • Advanced Diploma of Transpersonal Therapy
  • Certificate IV in Training & Assessment
  • Diploma of Transpersonal Counselling
  • PhD (Areas of Research: Contemporary European Philosophy, Anglo-American Analytic Philosophy, Literary & Critical Theory )
  • MA (Areas of Research: Psychology and Psychoanalytic Theory, Anglo-American Analytic Philosophy of Language, European Philosophy)
  • Diploma of Studies in Humanities (Areas of Research: Psychoanalysis, Psychology and Social Theory)
  • BA (Hons) in English Language and Literature