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Counselling and Psychotherapy courses at Birkbeck (CPB)

Opportunities within CPB

CPB is a cluster of courses which offers:

  • training in counselling and psychotherapy
  • courses in applying psychoanalytic ideas to work settings, organisations and human development
  • short courses designed as introductory tasters, ideal if you have no previous knowledge or experience.

Background information

  • First counselling training established in 1972.
  • Located in a prestigious academic department.
  • Excellent reputation with employers.
  • Study of group and organisational dynamics alongside clinical practice.
  • Distinctive multidisciplinary psychosocial perspective.
  • Pre-clinical and clinical courses.
  • Specialist training in child and adolescent counselling/psychotherapy.
  • Daytime and evening courses.

Accrediting organisations

Which course is right for me?

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