The course is at a postgraduate level of
experience. Applications are welcomed
from all sections of the community and we
operate an equal opportunities policy in
our selection process.
We look for students who can
• experience in the helping professions or
• a capacity to work with people who
have suffered trauma
• readiness to sustain the commitments
(emotional, financial and practical) of
In view of the important role that personal therapy plays in your development and training as a psychotherapist, we would expect you to have been in personal therapy for a minimum of one year with an attachment-based psychoanalytic psychotherapist or a psychotherapist who works from a psychodynamic perspective prior to starting the course. Ideally, this would be the year prior to and during your application to the training course, so that you have an established therapeutic relationship in place to support you through the process of application and the demands of beginning the training.
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Applications are still being received for the clinical training course starting in October 2013.
On receipt of a completed application
form, suitable candidates will be offered an
interview with members of the Clinical
Training Committee. We aim to make the
selection procedure as 'non-threatening’ as
possible and relatively informal but
rigorous. It is an opportunity to reflect on why you want to train and what you would bring to the training and to the profession.