Sky News guest speaking on the role of Memorials
BBC World - the aftermath of the MH17 Malaysian Plane disaster
How I Became a Therapist. In this article for Therapy Today (Dec 13) I reflect on the events that led me to train as a psychotherapist. I look at the way that personal experience of 9/11 shaped my thinking around personal and collective trauma.
Interview with Society Guardian about the need for community building following a disaster. Read more
The value of disaster memorials and rituals
In this article for Mental Health Today, published on the 11th anniversary on September 11, I reflect on the importance of physical memorials and anniversary rituals in the process of healing after disasters. Read it here
Ten years after 9/11, disaster support groups are still much needed
In this article for Mental Health Today, I look at the importance of group interventions in the aftermath of disasters. Download as PDF
Touching The Sound Of Silence
Essays on the Theory and Practice of Psychospiritual Psychology came out Sep 2013 to mark the 40th anniversary of the Institute of Psychosynthesis, where I trained as a therapist. I contributed a chapter 'Touching the Sound of Silence' focusing on contextual issues in working therapeutically with victims of disasters. Get it here.