Becoming an educational psychotherapist

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Educational psychotherapy is a highly effective way of supporting children and young people with emotional barriers to learning and social development.

Therapeutic teaching methods, incorporated into everyday teaching, can help support children to overcome emotional barriers to learning.

Click on the tabs to the left to find out about our training programmes, from one-off events and short courses for those wishing to incorporate therapeutic training methods into schools, to our Advanced Diploma in Educational Psychotherapy.

Thoughts on the course from current students

"Incredibly effective, even when I thought I knew it all, I still took something in each week! Every topic was beneficial."

"Very well run by our facilitator, she was excellent, very supportive and great on the course."

"A very well balanced group with a range of roles and personalities which made for interesting and fruitful discussions each week."

"To have the understanding of why children do what they do, how they think and how you can reach their level in a positive way. Importantly to make a difference to their lives and help them to learn."

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