How to land a role at the General Osteopathic Council

About a year ago I responded to a recruitment ad in “theosteopath” magazine for new members to the Investigating Committee.  However on receiving the information pack and the application form, I realised that applying for the post was a serious and time-consuming exercise – time I couldn’t spare just then – but more importantly I didn’t seem to…

GOsC Meeting July 2015

In pursuit of trying to understand “Osteopathy: the Profession” in 2015, I have been reading my osteopathy magazines more closely than usual.  In the Osteopath Magazine, I saw a tantalizing invitation to the next General Osteopathic Council Meeting (Thursday 16 July).  “Meetings take place at 10am at Osteopathy House. Osteopaths are welcome to attend. For more information call Marcia…

theosteopath June/July2015, digested for you

Too busy to read through the whole magazine looking for the juicy bits?  Not me.  Nothing speeds up a train journey like the latest edition of GOsC’s official organ.  You might not have the same luxury of a free hour to peruse the classifieds and read lengthy articles about ASA compliance before you pull into…

New CPD scheme – don’t worry, it’s really not that scary

There’s nothing to be afraid of.  That seems to be the general feeling from everyone I’ve spoken to.  I missed our local regional meeting and missed the deadline for feedback, but having spent a while this morning trawling through the CPD proposals, I feel  reassured and even somewhat inspired to start planning my future CPD.  I’m…