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Introduction and Foundation  Courses

relationship therapist in discussion with a couple

Your journey to becoming a therapist starts here

We offer two introductory courses to prepare students for entry into a clinical training

Understanding Couple Relationships: An Introductory Course is aimed at beginners, and is open to anyone interested in learning more about different aspects of couple relationships.

The Foundation Certificate in Couple Counselling and Psychotherapy, is a more intensive introductory course, and is aimed at anyone interested in training to become a counsellor or psychotherapist.

Understanding Couple Relationships: An Introductory Course

This course explores the central theoretical concepts of psychodynamic couple therapy. It is designed for people who want to understand more about the world of couple relationships, as well as those considering a career change.

Learn in 11 weekly online sessions about the central theoretical concepts of couple relationship counselling and therapy.

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Foundation Certificate in Couple Counselling and Psychotherapy

This course is designed to serve as a grounding to apply for a professional training.

If you find yourself intrigued by the idea of helping others and are considering a career in relationship counselling or psychotherapy, this course offers a unique chance to explore and experience what a clinical training entails.

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Student Story

Watch the video and hear our student experience of our Introduction to Couple Counselling and Psychotherapy Course. 

Why train as a counsellor?

Open events and taster days

Our open events and taster days are an excellent, free opportunity to find out more about our counselling and psychotherapy courses, meet our staff and ask any questions you might have about studying with us.

Success Stories

My first experience of something like this and I was very pleasantly surprised. Felt connected to the group and the trainers. Felt engaged all the time and involved. The leaders really got the most out of the platform..