Short Courses and Workshops

We offer a range of different courses and workshops each year which are suitable for those with a general interested in psychology, personal and professional development and enhancing their knowledge and skills. We also offer workshops for health professionals for CPD. Each workshop indicates the audience that it is directed at however you are welcome to enquire more about particular workshops or if there is something you would like to attend that we are not offering then let us know. We can also offer in house workshops if required.

Short Courses and Workshops Courses

Certificate in Facilitating Therapy Groups (24 hours – Online)

This 8 x 3 hour online course (on Friday eves and Saturday mornings) combines both didactic and experiential teaching methods to deepen participants knowledge and skills in working with groups.

21st May to 25th June 2021



Certificate in Working with People with Personality Disorders – 4 days – Online

This 4 day online course (over 4 Saturdays in September) aims to present a comprehensive overview of personality disorders, delivered by trainers with specialist clinical and research expertise in psychotherapy with this client group.

4th to 25th September 2021



Certificate in Autogenic Training (Online) – 12 hours

Master the independent practice of AAT relaxation techniques to help you get rid of excess psychological and physiological tension by making useful changes in your brain waves and balancing your Autonomous Nervous System.

8 x 1.5 hour sessions on Wednesday evenings (7.00pm to 8.30pm) commencing 19th May 2021


Spirituality in the Therapy Room and Beyond – Physis, Intuition and Autonomy – Grief and Growth

6 x 2.5 hour sessions on Monday evening (6.00 to 8.30pm) commencing 7th June 2021

A6-week on-line courses exploring and engaging with the concepts of Physis (the life force in nature), Intuition (direct knowledge gained without reasoning) and Autonomy (the experience of true awareness, spontaneity and intimacy). This course focuses on Love (Grief and Growth).

Certificate in Trauma-Focused Therapy – 5 Day Course

A five day online course, delivered by Mark Widdowson, which will provide practicing counsellors and psychotherapists with a detailed understanding of how to work effectively with trauma in therapy.

5 days between June and September 2021 or 5 days between 4th November 2021 and 4th February 2022

How to become a Counsellor (or Psychotherapist)

17th May – 6.00pm to 8.00pm (GMT)

A 2 hour talk to help in navigating the minefield of different theories, training providers, costs and qualifications to qualify as a counsellor

The Official Introduction to Transactional Analysis ( TA101)

This two-day internationally recognised course is our most popular course. You will come away with new ideas, perspectives and models that you can use in every area of your life. People who attend this course come away with real insight into their own process and others and gain useful practical ideas of how to do things in a way that serves them better.

Online TA Events – 2 Hours – in collaboration with Online Events

A series of twice weekly 2 hour talks and discussion, in collaboration with Online Events, on all TA topics. Held on Monday mornings and Tuesday evenings, these operate on a self-select fee.


Applied Transactional Analysis in the Workplace ( Organisational TA )

A series of 10 monthly online workshops on applying Transactional Analysis principles and concepts within an organisation allowing organisational growth and change. Dip in and out depending on your interests.

Tues  or Weds Evenings, 6pm – 8pm (BST)

Monthly to 13th July

Structure & Dynamics of Organisations & Groups: Let’s explore together!( Organisational TA )

A 4 x 4 hour organisational ta forum, led by Sabine-Inken Schmidt, to explore Eric Berne’s book “Structure & Dynamics of Organisations and Groups. Discovering this book, you will be able to see how Transactional Analysis was born out of Group Theories embracing models for Individuals and Organisations. This is an important factor of the identity of the Transactional Analyst when working in Organisations.

Certificate in Working Creatively (online) – 18 hours – £260

6 x 3 hour Monday evenings between 10th May and 21st June 2021

The use of creative interventions in the therapy room – gain confidence and inspiration in working creatively.

Relational Neuroscience: An Introduction to Interpersonal Neurobiology – 30 hours – £445 -Online

10 Evening sessions between May and July 2021

What do therapists need to know about the brain and the body whilst working clients? Interpersonal neurobiology gives us a scientific framework to consider interventions and enhance our treatment planning.

Exam Preparation / CPD Group (Online) – 6 days

6 day of Exam Prep / CPD TA Training. An ongoing group to support students on the final leg of their TA journey and a collegial environment that will give challenge, motivation and focus to achieve whatever your goal might be.

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