Barbara Hussong

Mindfulness and Psychotherapy

Welcome to my website!


Here you will find some information about the Mindfulness Courses, retreats and therapies I offer at clinics in Kent, Southeast England and online.

Please feel free to contact me by phone or email if you would like to apply for a course, 

make an appointment for a consultation or you would simply like more information.

Thanks!

Please take note of the changes to courses, workshops, days and sessions as a result of the government's guidelines 

due to COVID-19 restrictions. Stay Safe!

Mindfulness

Supervision

Courses

Psychotherapy

Retreats

Biodynamic Massage

For all further information, appointments,

enquiries and application forms call:


01622 670587


or Email me :

[email protected]


About Me


A 2-day Online Mindfulness Retreat


Opening to what is


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Friday 19th - Sunday 21st November 2021

Led by Barbara Hussong and Chantek McNeilage

We have pleasure in announcing and inviting you to attend this 2-day online retreat, offering the opportunity to practice together, supported by guided meditations, movements, readings and sharing.  

 

As the seasons change through summer into Autumn we face changes outwardly and inwardly. Moving through these times under the influence of the pandemic we may also face many challenges. This for calls us to be aware as best we can  in order to respond to  situations and conditions as they arise. How do we best allow the simplicity of opening to what is, here and now in this moment, take place?


Over these two days we will have time to deepen our practice and resource ourselves together, through a mix of lightly guided practices supporting our experience of staying with what we find, moment-by-moment and allowing us to open into our own inner inquiry and embodied grounded connection.


Each day there will be a talk or theme given by one of the facilitators and a time to share your experience. It is important to participate in the entire retreat. Please ensure that the home environment is conducive for you to settle into a retreat without disturbance. You will need enough space for movement, lying down, standing and sitting practices.

The retreat will be held on the Zoom platform and we encourage you to have your video camera on where possible. You will need enough space for movement, lying down, standing and sitting practices. Please consider that the home environment is conducive for you to settle into a retreat.

(For those, needing to fulfil the retreat requirements for the Good Practice Guidelines & BAMBA, these 2 days can count towards the 5-day retreat requirement.)


Questions? please do get in touch. 

Email me: [email protected]

 or Chantek ([email protected])


Fees: Between £80 – £120

Concessions available to those who have reduced funds at this time.

Book Now! Places limited to 23 to avoid screen overcrowding.


We look forward to hearing from you!

Mindfulness-Based Compassionate Living Course

19th January - 23rd March 2022


Wednesdays 10 am - 12.30 pm 

Conducted on Zoom


with a half day of silent practice held on Saturday 2nd April 2022, 10 am  - 1 pm

(Please note there will be no class on 9th February or 9th March)

Course Fee £270 (concessions available, please enquire.)


This course is suitable for people who have done an 8-week Mindfulness course, have maintained some form of regular practice and would like to explore and deepen Mindfulness and Heartfulness more. It offers practical ways of deepening mindfulness skills with compassion.

Mindfulness-Based Compassionate Living Course

Stress Reduction through Mindful Awareness Course (MBSR)

Group Course began: Wednesday 6th October 2021

6.30 - 8.45 pm

An 8-week course to develop the ability to be more aware of one’s moment by moment experience and so helping to cope better with a wide range of physical and psychological difficulties. Regular home practice is essential, supported by audio recordings and workbook. Taught in small groups, one-to-one or as a distance learning course.


This course will be taught in a small group held in Maidstone, Kent, or, if government COVID-19 guidelines and safety issues don't allow this, the course will be moved to an online platform (Zoom) at the same dates and times.

Stress Reduction through Mindful Awareness Course

Deepening into the Heart of Practice Retreat

A Five-Day Silent Mindfulness Retreat

2022 Please enquire regarding dates and fees

With Barbara Hussong and Chantek McNeilage


We offer the opportunity for anyone who has completed the 8-week MBSR/MBCT course to refresh and deepen your mindfulness practice in a residential retreat. For teachers, this retreat fulfils the UK Network’s Good Practice Guidelines requiring a commitment to attending an annual retreat.

Arrival from 4:00 pm with supper at 6:00 pm - Sunday ending at 4:00 pm

Where: Emerson College, Forest Row, East Sussex, RH18 5JX

Fee includes all teaching, accommodation and meals; concessions available

To apply call:

01622 670587

or email:

[email protected]

for ​further details

 Places are limited so early application is recommended

Deepening into the Heart of Practice Retreat

Mindfulness Supervision and Mentoring

I also offer supervision for Mindfulness teachers as well as individual mentoring and support for Mindfulness practitioners to develop their practice after completing the training.

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Mindfulness Practice Days

An opportunity to deepen our Mindfulness practice. We will be exploring the theme throughout the day with formal, guided meditation, informal Mindfulness practice and dialogue. 

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To request application forms for all courses, retreats and workshops 

call:

01622 670587 

or email: 

[email protected] 

for ​further details


Fees for each as advertised


Fees for therapies and supervision are on a sliding scale and range from £25 to £55, according to the kind of therapy and the length of treatment.

Choosing - which therapy is the one for me? If you are not certain which treatment meets your needs best, I will be happy to talk to you and assess your situation with you and help you find the therapy approach that suits you best for your particular circumstances.


Biodynamic Psychotherapy

stimulates and activates the person’s physical and psychological self-healing potential, bringing about a greater integration of body and mind, for dealing with depression, anxiety, loss of meaning, psychosomatic problems, etc.

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Biodynamic Massage

is used either separately or as an integral part of Biodynamic Psychotherapy. Specifically designed massage techniques help balance and harmonize your energy.

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Therapeutic Massage

using oils, stimulates the circulation and releases tension in the affected areas e.g. pain arising from neck and shoulder stiffness, muscular backache and tension headaches.

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Reiki Healing

the subtlest level of healing, balances the body-mind energy flow. During treatment (in which you remain fully clothed) the practitioner lays her hands on areas of the body to generate healing.

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If you wish to receive a hard copy of the brochure and application form for the Mindfulness Course or a brochure for any of the therapies then please include your full postal address in your email



UKCP Registrant


Mindfulness Network

Registered Supervisor

British Association for

Mindfulness-based Approaches.

The Clinic is situated in a pleasant environment in Maidstone, covering Kent and the Southeast. It can easily be accessed via the M20, A20 and A26, from local railway stations, on foot and by bus.