Our External Moderators

Our external moderators Dominique Sakoilsky and Bob Cooke are highly experienced practitioners and trainers who support us in maintaining the highest standards throughout all the trainings we offer.

Dominique Sakoilsky – External Moderator

Dominique has been working in the therapeutic world since the late 1980s, initially focusing on issues around birth and family life, as well as training doulas and birth workers in the UK and internationally. Dominique is also the author of Seven Secrets Of A Joyful Birth, a highly successful guide to preparing emotionally and psychologically for birth and the early years of parenting.

Since the late 1990s Dominique has been a therapist and trainer with a systemic focus in the field of family, couples’ and relationship work. After completing a postgraduate diploma in systemic family work in 2007, Dominique co-founded the Relate Family Counselling service in Bristol. In 2017 she trained as a Relational Supervisor, later setting up an organisation called Bristol Relationships with colleagues. This organisation offers training and continued professional development courses for psychotherapists and counsellors. 

Dominique is also a craniosacral therapist, and she has trained extensively with Karlton Terry in the fields of prenatal, birth and early attachment trauma. Most recently, Dominique has co-facilitated training events in women’s health mentoring with Amanda Rayment.

Website www.dominiquesakoilsky.co.uk

Bob Cooke – External Moderator

Bob Cooke is a Teaching Supervising Transactional Analyst.

He is the founder of the Manchester Institute for Psychotherapy and has been teaching internationally and nationally for the past 25 years.

He runs a comprehensive psychotherapy training programme in Integrative Transactional Analysis based in Manchester UK.

In 2007-2011 he completed a comprehensive integrative psychotherapy training programme with Richard Erskine and subsequently qualified as a Certified Integrative Psychotherapist (CIIP).

email bob@mcpt.co.uk