Thursday, 23 April 2015

Four films on the issues of Smoking

Terminal Boredom

Terminal Boredom
DVD 15 Minutes
A video about smoking, for use with 11- and 12-year-olds. An anti-smoking story unfolds via the use of cartoon animation, computer graphics and live action sequences. An accompanying teacher's guide demonstrates how to use the video in PSE or any lesson across the National Curriculum.
£17.25 plus postage

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The Smoking Video
DVD 30 Minutes
Smokers and ex-smokers of all ages and classes talking about smoking. A series of clips from interviews with smokers and ex-smokers of all ages and classes talking about smoking. Designed to encourage discussion with a view to helping people to stop.
£23.00 plus postage.

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Life's a Drag
DVD 25 Minutes
Children act scenes about the evils of smoking.Children from a Gloucestershire school act in this amusing film which presents a series of light-hearted tableaux involving different social groups for the audience to identify with. The theme is that smoking is a vicious circle, the older children passing on the habit to the younger ones, and the film ends with a shock.    £17.25 plus postage

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DVD 25 Minutes
The history and effects of tobacco, told by David Bellamy.  David Bellamy describes how and why tobacco came to Europe, and explains the biochemical secrets behind its addictive appeal. He presents some remarkable facts and figures about just how lethal it can be, and offers vivid and harrowing human evidence of the crippling damage tobacco can inflict. Together with Lee Peck he suggest that big business and governments help to foster this habit which killed 100,000 smokers in Britain in 1984.
£23.00 plus postage

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Thursday, 9 April 2015

A Person Centred Counsellor

Just released - a new programme on counselling which may be of interest to you

A Person Centred Counsellor

A Person Centred Counsellor
DVD  2015  100 Minutes

A real client centred session, and subsequent debriefing
In 2000 Norma James, already a highly experienced therapist with many years of practice behind her, made the decision to work only from a person centred perspective. In this video she demonstrates her practice and talks about her understanding of the approach. There is a 55 minute unscripted session in which the client works with real material, and two short debriefing sessions with the counsellor and the client. Then there is a 33 minute interview with Mike Simmons in which Norma talks about the person centred approach. Provides a rare opportunity to see a real unscripted and unplanned counselling session. Included is a booklet for further study. Chapter makers have been inserted at five minute intervals. Edited and produced by Mike Simmons.
£46.00 plus postage, and VAT if applicable

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Another film which could be of interest to all counsellors no matter what type of counselling practised is;

Birth of a Profession
DVD 1999 94 Minutes

A discussion by the pioneers of child therapy.
In a discussion by retired professional people who were pioneers in psychoanalytic child psychotherapy before it was recognised, the picture of how it was at the beginning and the first 50 years of this discipline emerges. They talk about John Bowlby, Anna Freud, James Robertson and many other people who were influential at the beginning of this branch of therapy.

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