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    Clinical Qualification in Psychodynamic Couple and Individual Counselling and Psychotherapy

About this course

Clinical Qualification in Psychodynamic Couple and Individual Counselling and Psychotherapy is a unique three-year psychotherapy training that qualifies practitioners to work with both couples and individuals. 

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Key information

Start date: September 2022

Fees for September 2022-23: £5,750 per annum (instalments available with £100 admin fee).
Subsequent years may be subject to annual increase.

How to apply: Application process now open, see details at the bottom of this page.
Application deadline: 13 June 2022

Application fee: £50 (non-refundable) and an interview fee of £100, payable if shortlisted for interview.

Course length: Clinical Qualification 3 years, taught part-time, along with the completion of any clinical requirements.

Qualification: Professional qualification and clinical training BACP accredited. Advanced Standing minimum 2 years

Venue: Blended learning experience at Hallam House with online seminars

Course code: CT2  

Open Event: For more information book your place at our open event here. 

Teaching and supervision is provided by senior staff. All our trainings and supervisions are delivered by highly experienced staff at Tavistock Relationships.

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What can it lead to?

Qualification after successful completion of the course

  • You will become a professional couple and individual counsellor and psychotherapist equipped to work in either the statutory or voluntary sector and as a private practitioner in the field of relationship counselling and psychotherapy.
  • You will be eligible to apply for individual accreditation with BACP once the required client hours have been completed
  • Entry with Advanced Standing into the Clinical Qualification in Couple Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy (CT1A) and registration with the British Psychoanalytic Council (BPC)
  • Entry into the Diploma in Psychosexual Therapy and registration with the College of Sexual and Relationship Therapists (COSRT).

Entry requirements 

You will be expected to have a first degree or equivalent professional qualification/experience and relevant work experience (paid or voluntary work in the caring professions or work requiring a high level of interpersonal skills) or to have completed the Introductory Course in Couple Counselling and Psychotherapy (PC1).

You will be expected to attend psychoanalytic psychotherapy once a week on commencement of the course.

Further infomation

Contact 020 7380 8288 or email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

How to apply for this course

Application fee: £50 (non-refundable) and an interview fee of £100, payable if shortlisted for interview.

Please note that Hallam House is a period property, our trainings take place on upper floors, accessible by lifts with the following specification: Type 1 provides only limited accessibility for persons using a manual wheelchair as described in EN 12183:2014 or an electrically powered wheelchair of class A described in EN 12184:2014. This car accommodates one wheelchair user without an accompanying person.

Application deadline: 13 June 2022

For further information contact: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Or you can sign up for one of our Open Events and Taster Days.

Course leader

Bridget Wilkins

Amanda Hughes is an experienced psychotherapist and faculty staff member at Tavistock Relationships. She is the Programme Head for the Psychodynamic Clinical Qualification Training at Tavistock Relationships, responsible for student applications and the Foundation and Pre-Clinical trainings. Amanda also teaches on the Certificate in the Study of the Couple Relationship (for qualified individual therapists), the Pre-Clinical course and the Clinical training.

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I have been allocated clients quickly, and my work well-supervised.

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