Dr Elizabeth Cotton

Dr Elizabeth Cotton Surviving Work

PRESENTATION: The CTUK Survey: results and implications

In her presentation, Elizabeth will present the results of the Counsellors Together UK (CTUK) Survey looking at the financial landscape of the counselling and psychotherapy profession and impact of Covid-19, as well as the implications of the proposed SCoPEd framework.

Issues for CTUK organising and campaigning will be raised for discussion.

About Elizabeth

Dr Elizabeth Cotton is a researcher and educator in the fields of employment relations and mental health at work. Her background is in international employment relations, working for Global Union Federations in countries in the global south and transition economies on educational and organising programmes. She returned to the UK in 2007 to work in academia and train in adult psychotherapy at the Tavistock and Portman Clinic. She is the founder of http://www.survivingwork.org and is an Editor in Chief of the British Sociological Association’s ABS4 Work, Employment & Society which publishes on key debates about the future of work. Elizabeth’s current research focuses on the ‘Uberization’ of mental health services, which can be accessed here http://www.thefutureoftherapy.org