One academic year over six months training delivery with an additional year

to complete the clinical obligations


Start Date

The programme is organised in five weekend workshops, four 3-day (Fri-Sat-Sun) and one 4-day (Thurs-Fri-Sat-Sun), totalling sixteen training days. Dates for 2023 are to be confirmed.

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Pre-course requirements

Applicants should usually possess one of the following:

  • A relevant qualification with an accrediting body such as:
    • UKCP Registered Psychotherapist
    • BACP Accredited Counsellor/Psychotherapist
    • Alternative demonstrable equivalent training
  • Two years post-qualification experience

The supervision course is designed to build on skills and experience already developed by students prior to attending this course. It emphasises the ability to hold an overview of processes and people such that they can be helped to fulfil their role and task more effectively. The course is taught using both didactic and experiential methods and emphasises the shared knowledge and experience of all participants.


Course Content

The supervisory relationship, models of supervision, development issues, supervision in a variety of contexts, different learning styles, types of interventions in supervision, the use of audio-visual equipment in interpersonal process recall, transference, countertransference and parallel process, multicultural and diversity issues, professional and ethical issues including the processing of complaints.


If you would like further information about this course, please contact: admissions@spti.net


Testimonials

“Through this training I gained knowledge within a group who added the richness of their experiences, offering me a powerful bedrock on which I base my supervisory relationships. I also gained a wonderful support group.”

“To work with people so committed to their own and others development and to share wisdom between each other was enriching and a real gift. I have been delighted to come away with a truly supportive network of colleagues and friends.

Fees

The tuition fee for 2021-22 is £2,485. Students can pay in four instalments (instalment fee applicable). This course does not attract any funding such as advanced learning loans. Only our BSc and MSc programmes are eligible to attract student finance.