Boarding School Syndrome: How It Affects Men A Workshop for Therapists with Karen Macmillan

This workshop will recap the underlying theory behind boarding school syndrome (see Introduction to Boarding...

Last updated 3 May 2024

This workshop will recap the underlying theory behind boarding school syndrome (see Introduction to Boarding School Syndrome) before looking at the particular experience of boys at boarding school and how this may play out in their adult lives.

Course Content

Boarding School Syndrome: How It Affects Men A Workshop for Therapists with Karen Macmillan

Presenter

Karen Macmillan

Karen Macmillan (she/her) is a Transactional Analysis counsellor who specialises in working with ex boarders in Hove and online. She completed Nick Duffell’s training in working with ex-boarders in 2017/18 and continues to reflect on her own experience of boarding.

She runs workshops for counsellors on working with ex boarders in a variety of settings and is committed to raising awareness of the often hidden trauma that may be present in the counselling room and beyond.