Once Upon a Trilogy – FREE Taster session


6:00 pm

- 7:00 pm



Availability: 28 Seats Available

About the course

Archetypes, metaphors, and anti-heroes. Stories hold ancient knowledge that stirs the unconscious.

Come along to this free taster session to find out more about Alun’s ‘Once Upon A…’ therapeutic CPD Trilogy.

See the full courses here:

Part One – Once Upon an Archetype

Part Two – Once Upon a Metaphor

Part Three – Once Upon an Anti-hero


Alun John, B.Ed

Alun has vast experience working with children and young people. Alun was an assistant pastor with responsibility for children and youth projects. He was a professional actor and worked in theatre in education for many years. He trained as a teacher and qualified with a B.Ed. and taught for many years. As a teacher he worked with primary children as well as 14 – 16 year olds in a pupil referral unit (PRU). He has managed the children and youth work programmes for charities. Alun trained to become a play therapist and as an accredited play therapist and clinical supervisor Alun became the Clinical Director of Catchpoint, a therapeutic organisation. He led a team of therapists that worked exclusively with looked after children who had experienced complex trauma. Alun is now an adult educator with both national and international experience. He has been able to use his varied experiences to find a unique way of communicating the skills and passion needed to be an authentic therapeutic practitioner.

This is an online course.

Further information about the day will be sent to you via email upon purchase.

A link will be sent to you via email 24 hours prior to the start of the course.

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If you have any queries, please get in touch.

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At this moment we are offering high quality CPD, but look out for other accredited courses that will be launched in the future.

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