storytelling, publications, counselling

By: Rob Parkinson  31/12/2008
Keywords: Healthcare, Counselling, therapy

Rob Parkinson is a storyteller, author, musician and therapist with over twenty five years of widely varied experience. He directs Imaginary Journeys, which organizes courses for many different kinds of professionals as well as acting as a small publisher and sponsoring a story competition for gifted young writers and strorytellers. He also runs The Brief Therapy Centre in Tonbridge. Rob is well known both for his friendly and relaxed approach to working with both children and adults. His series of short publications in the Natural Storytellers series has been widely accalined whilst a major book on the effects of stories, Transforming Tales, is published by Jessica Kingsley Publishing in February 2009. He is currently working on a new book on the damaging effects of modern mythologies as well as new story CDs.

Keywords: Author, Counselling, Healthcare, storytelling, therapy, writing workshops