Jon Blend MA is a Gestalt/Integrative adult and child psychotherapist (UKCP registered) clinical supervisor, international trainer, writer and musician. His background includes extensive years working in social work, family psychiatry, private practice (psychotherapy) and in performing arts. Jon teaches psychotherapy at the Minster and Gestalt Centres in London, nationally and abroad. He became a guest tutor with the Oaklander Foundation in 2004. Jon also mentors for “ B.A.S.E. Baby Watching UK “ an international Attachment-focussed project. As a Lifemusic practitioner and Playback Theatre performer Jon in interested in “communicative musicality” (Trevarthen, 2008) and the sound and movement of dialogue. He believes that a Lifemusic approach to musical improvising offers a fun, socially inclusive therapeutic tool that enhances self -expression and fosters wellbeing. For more information see www.gacp.org
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