Posts By: Paul Dunnery

If you are passionate about counselling please sign our petition.

Relate and BACP believe it is crucial that counselling is accessible to anyone who needs it, regardless of income, which is why we are launching our Invest in Relationships campaign. Please sign our petition calling on the Government to provide more funding for relationship support, to ensure equality of access to counselling for all relationships…. Read more »

Successful outcomes for men attending Recovery Group for sexual addiction

Relate Nottinghamshire finished running its fifth 14-week Recovery Group in January and is planning on starting another group in September 2018.  It supports men who are struggling with sexual and pornography addiction.  One of the biggest benefits of this group is that it helps deal with the shame that many people feel in association with this… Read more »

Sex Addiction Recovery Group 2018

Our next Sex Addiction Recovery Group, led by Clinical Supervisors Peter Saddington and Alison Towner, will start in 2018. If you have problems in this area and require further information or want to book a place on the course, please contact the centre on 0115 9584278, or complete the contact form on the website.    

The Way We are Now – “Happy Families?”

Relate Nottinghamshire prepares for New Year peak in calls Local relationships charity Relate Nottinghamshire is preparing for a peak in calls this New Year as relationship tensions between families and couples come to a head over the festive period.  This comes as leading national charities, Relate and Relationships Scotland publish their Happy Families? report which… Read more »

The Way We Are Now – Impact of work on relationships

36% of people in the East Midlands feel pressure to put work before family life Relate Nottinghamshire calls for employers to offer flexible working and relationship support Research out today highlights the immense pressure felt by employees in the East Midlands and the rest of the UK to prioritise work ahead of relationships. More than… Read more »

Relate Nottinghamshire offers advice to separating families in the wake of Brangelina split

News of Hollywood A-listers, Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie’s divorce has “saddened” Brad Pitt and many who looked to the couple as relationship role models. One thing that parents, Brad and Angelina are both clear on is that they intend to do what is best for their children during this challenging time.   But if… Read more »

Alison Towner and husband Carl tandem from Land’s End to John O’Groats for Charity!

Relate Nottinghamshire Clinical Supervisor, Alison Towner, and her husband, Carl, are taking on the challenge of cycling from Land’s End to John O’Groats – on a tandem! They are raising money for International Nepal Fellowship and Relate Nottinghamshire. They begin their adventure on September 9th 2016. Alison says: “I know the benefits of relationship counselling… Read more »