Help 4 Ex Boarders

Sara Warner and Karen Macmillan

Sara Warner is an experienced humanistic integrative therapist who specialises in working with ex boarders. She has completed Nick Duffell’s The Unmaking of Them training and is a member of the womens workshops run through www.boardingschoolsurvivors.co.uk. She has also been a group facilitator at conferences organised by Boarding School Survivors Support in 2019 and 2021. As a former yoga teacher she integrates body work in her practice and has a particular interest in working with women who have boarded, women’s issues, and the intergenerational impact of boarding. She did not attend boarding school but her parents did. Sara's website

Karen Macmillan is a Transactional Analysis counsellor who specialises in working with ex boarders in person in Hove and online. She completed Nick Duffell's training in working with ex-boarders in 2017/18. She went to an all girls boarding school in the 1970's between the ages of 11 and18 . She has run a number of workshops for counsellors on working with ex boarders and is committed to raising awareness of the often hidden trauma that may be present in the counselling room. Karen's website

This project is a collaboration between Sara and Karen, who bring their experience of working with clients and their personal histories into their exploration, disccussion and development of theory in working with this client group.

Sara Warner and Karen Macmillan

Sara Warner is an experienced humanistic integrative therapist who specialises in working with ex boarders. She has completed Nick Duffell’s The Unmaking of Them training and is a member of the womens workshops run through www.boardingschoolsurvivors.co.uk. She has also been a group facilitator at conferences organised by Boarding School Survivors Support in 2019 and 2021. As a former yoga teacher she integrates body work in her practice and has a particular interest in working with women who have boarded, women’s issues, and the intergenerational impact of boarding. She did not attend boarding school but her parents did. Sara's website

Karen Macmillan is a Transactional Analysis counsellor who specialises in working with ex boarders in person in Hove and online. She completed Nick Duffell's training in working with ex-boarders in 2017/18. She went to an all girls boarding school in the 1970's between the ages of 11 and18 . She has run a number of workshops for counsellors on working with ex boarders and is committed to raising awareness of the often hidden trauma that may be present in the counselling room. Karen's website

This project is a collaboration between Sara and Karen, who bring their experience of working with clients and their personal histories into their exploration, disccussion and development of theory in working with this client group.

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