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Colleen Swan

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Colleen Swan is an author of articles about law, history, and psychology. She has earned a B.S. in Mass Communications, a Masters’ Degree in English and a Juris Doctor Law Degree. She is both an attorney and a qualified solicitor in the UK and is a member of the Law Society England and Wales. In the public sector, she worked as a case analyst for the Office of Human Rights, and as a mediator in the office of the New Jersey Attorney General. In conjunction, she has worked with a number of crisis intervention and student counselling centres. She has taken graduate Core curriculum counselling modules at San Diego University and the Harvard faculty of psychology and social relationships. Whilst in California, she worked as a trouble shooter for CBS television.

Whilst in the UK Colleen has obtained PG Cert (Soc Sc)(Open). S.A.C. Dip. (ASET accredited) Advanced Counselling Skills. Life Skills Coaching. Professional Hypnotherapy. She is currently self employed in private practice as a counsellor.

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    • Comments and Reply

      Comments and Reply

      13 months ago

      I have approved a comment left on one of my hubs, but the box for me to reply has not appeared. This has never happened before. Please help

    • Amazon capsule content

      Amazon capsule content

      3 years ago

      I have several hubs which are not specific in content that can be related to amazon products. If I add Amazon capsules that contain popular products like jewelry clothing shoes etc onto these hubs, will I be penalized...

    • Commenter status

      Commenter status

      3 years ago

      Some weeks ago I received the accolade of becoming a level IV commenter. However I have noted that all my comments still indicate that I am a level 4 commenter. Concerned that my accolades in general are not being...

    • Pessimistic about updating my hubs

      Pessimistic about updating my hubs

      3 years ago

      I was looking through my early hubs that are all featured, but I feel I can improve them now that I have gained more knowledge regarding good content and presentation. I am worried that doing this might have detrimental...

    • Mobile friendly

      Mobile friendly

      3 years ago

      Hi, I read the recent recommendation that the best hub layout for mobile devices is to have al your capsules set to full width. Problem is that for text and advert capsules one is unable to set a background color unless...

    • Repeating keywords in capsule titles

      Repeating keywords in capsule titles

      3 years ago

      I read that we should not repeat the keywords contained our hub url in the capsule titles within our article. Hence, if I am writing an article called (how to make a meat pie) and I have 30 capsules about the procedure;...

    • Date on Copyright

      Date on Copyright

      3 years ago

      Hi, I just started a new hub and noticed that the copyright symbol shows the date 1969.Is this something I have done or does the date correct itself when the hub is published.Thanks for your help.Kind regardsColleen

    • How to source my own photos in hubs

      How to source my own photos in hubs

      3 years ago

      Hi, I have been using allot of my own photos. In the properties of the photo I enter myself as the author. When I upload the photo into a hub I use my name as the source.Should I instead be sourcing the photo to the URL...

    • Amazon capsule and disabled ads

      Amazon capsule and disabled ads

      3 years ago

      Hi,I am constructing a new hub and the ads have been disabled because of the subject matter; assisted suicide.Can I still use the amazon ad capsule?I tested it and it brings up the perfect product; a book on the...

    • Ads disabled

      Ads disabled

      4 years ago

      Hi, I recently needed to disable ads on a Hub due to unsuitable content.  I then removed that content and then reinstated the ads. However the warning in my account stayed there. So I disabled the ads again, to be...