Brexit and psychotherapy

The political field is not often a subject that is directly talked about in therapy sessions. There may be remarks and comments, but it is rarely the figure that therapist and client focus on. In this article I would like …

Looking back and moving forward

John Gillespie, NGV’s founder and editor-in-chief, looks back over the past year and sets out his vision for the future of what is, at heart, a community building initiative within gestalt. Have you made a film or produced other forms …

What is a gestaltist?

This is a question I’ve been pondering since beginning my forays into gestalt a few years ago. During my meanderings through reading and attending gestalt conferences and gatherings, I’ve found as many types of gestalt practitioner as there are shades …

Autumn update

Now the whirlwind of excitement around the launch of New Gestalt Voices has subsided a bit, and before the next wave builds, we have an opportunity to take a breath, and breathe in the terrific amount of support we’ve received, and …

Reflections

We have much pleasure in sharing below some of the great comments received from the international gestalt community after publishing the launch edition of the journal. We’re also delighted to say that Chris O’Malley wrote an extended review of our …

Join us for a celebration!

We have decided to have a low key launch for the new Journal. Some of us who have been involved will be at the Lighterman pub, Kings Cross (3 Granary Square, London, N1C 4BH) from 7.30pm on Thursday 13th July. …

Gestalt, starlings and complex system change

The challenges of responding to the needs of the people who use our services can sometimes seem overwhelming in the voluntary sector. How does one respond to need and suffering, professionally and personally? What can one do to lend support …

New Gestalt Voices is a work in progress

So we had this idea to support new voices in gestalt writing, and set up a crowdfunding campaign on Kickstarter to raise funds. Thanks to tremendous support from the gestalt community it proved very successful and our website is now taking …