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 Working with Families (18 hours – Online)

A 6 x 3 hour online course (on Friday mornings) enabling practitioners to develop an understanding of Family and Systemic Therapy and how this can be used in their practice to support individuals in the context of their family as well as more complicated systems in their practice.

10th September to 15th October 2021



Cert. In Applied TA in Clinical Practice – 60 Hours ONLINE

A 60 hour online course designed for qualified counsellors and psychotherapists who would like to add TA to enhance their practice when working with clients.

Wednesday evenings – 6.30pm to 9.00pm – 6th October 2021 to 13th April 2022

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 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 4th November 2021 and 4th February 2022 or 10th March 2022 to 10th June 2022

The Official Introduction to Transactional Analysis ( TA101)

This two-day (or 4 evening) 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.

Certificate in Working with Gender Diversity – 18 hours (online)

6 x 3 hour online sessions – Nov/Dec 2021

This is an emerging client group and practitioners may feel curious, interested, anxious or that the presenting issues are beyond their experience to work with. Learn about the unique challenges faced by clients seeking to achieve mind-body congruence as they explore their gender identity and the treatment available to them.

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

10 morning sessions between May and July 2022

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.

Certificate in Couples Counselling: Online – 6 Days Jan to June 2022

6 Thursdays between January and July 2022

This online course will provide practicing students and qualified counsellors with all the skills and underpinning knowledge they need to practice couples and relationship counselling.

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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