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Online Meetup for HSP Support Professionals
Welcome :). If you are a highly sensitive person and a therapist, psychologist, or professional in a related support field and would like information on Sensory Processing Sensitivity and to meet professionals like yourself, join this gently facilitated Meetup supported by the National Centre for High Sensitivity. Those in training or working as volunteers are also welcome if you have experience or self-awareness that will enable you to be a full participant. If you are a client of a group member, please check with them if it's appropriate for you to join them here. You can evaluate whether you are highly sensitive by taking the self-test on Dr Elaine Aron's website at hsperson.com and you will find it helpful to read her book 'The Highly Sensitive Person' before attending so that you can make the most of the opportunity for discussion with your peers. Ildiko will facilitate exploration of topics related to this trait and professional aspects relevant to your practice and sensitivity, as a person and therapist. This is an information sharing and peer support group rather than a therapy, training or peer supervision group, however, you may find the discussions have poignant moments. You are welcome to join in discussions, or just to listen in if you prefer. Over time, we are hoping that you will be able to form closer relationships with some of your Highly Sensitive peers through these meetups and would be able to expand your referal network for your clients. You would be also welcome to initiate forming peer support or supervision groups with your fellow HSP professionals. If you have any questions about this Meetup, please contact Ildiko by email through this site. This Meetup is sponsored by Growing Unlimited on behalf of the National Centre for High Sensitivity (NCHS) and participants of this Meetup would get 10% off the Professional Training about Sensory Processing Sensitivity organised by the NCHS. (Valid for a year after this Meetup for any of the professional trainings organised in the UK by the NCHS). If you have any enquiries about other events and training for professionals, please call Barbara Allen on[masked] or message her through this site. Places are limited for this meeting so please RSVP early. In the meantime, if you have not already, please do read Dr Elaine Aron's book 'The Highly Sensitive Person'. If you would like to attend online, simply RSVP here. Nearer the time you will receive access information for the video meeting by email via this meetup site (make sure email messages are switched on in your profile). You can prepare ahead of time by creating a free account at Zoom (https://www.zoom.us/?zcid=1378&gclid=CjwKEAjwh_bLBRDehaSMyJSCj1gSJAB-GWBDdfuj-5wbzhvjcSCeGlboziwiO6EKI2NA8In8638LcBoCxi3w_wcB). Remember, we have no control over your internet connection, so do make sure it's up and working properly before we start. Please also make sure that your webcam and microphone is working sufficiently. You can get directions about how to join a Zoom online meeting at: https://support.zoom.us/hc/en-us/articles/201362193-How-Do-I-Join-A-Meeting . If you have any questions, email Ildiko through this site. See you online in our HSP Meetup for Support Professionals 😊

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£10.00
Respond by: 11/18/2018

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This National UK Centre for High Sensitivity was founded to promote information, insight and support for highly sensitive people - (people experiencing Sensory Processing Sensitivity). The purpose of this Centre is to encourage highly sensitive men and women to understand their trait more fully, to appreciate the positives of possessing a highly sensitive nervous system and to explore ways to thrive at home, in relationships and at work. We also offer services to parents of highly sensitive children.

We provide information, workshops and training events, plus opportunities to meet together with other sensitive people. The events listed here are thoughtfully designed for highly sensitive people, those close to them and those who work with them. Please look at our calender to see upcoming events - we also welcome suggestions and ideas to meet your HSP needs. We have sister Meetup sites (Growing Unlimited HSP Hampshire Meetup and Positively Sensitive Network Berkshire, Exeter HSP Meetup, we also have occasional Meetups in Bristol) which promote more events for HSPs, do take a look.

We charge members £10 per year membership. Events themselves are then payable as and when you book them.

We look forward to meeting you :)

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