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MBACP Members have a deadline of 31st March 2016 to become registered before this category ceases to exist.
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Counselling MindEd launched
Do you want to develop your skills to work with children, young people and young adults?
Counselling MindEd is part of a wider MindEd project funded by the DH, it is the "go to" resource for FREE, high quality, engaging e-learning.
Visit www.minded.org.uk to go to the e-learning portal or alternatively, for more information contact us on 01455 883395.
The British Association for Counselling & Psychotherapy is a membership organisation and a registered charity that sets standards for therapeutic practice and provides information for therapists, clients of therapy, and the general public.
As the largest professional body representing counselling and psychotherapy in the UK, BACP aims to increase public understanding of the benefits of counselling and psychotherapy, raise awareness of what can be expected from the process of therapy and promote education and/or training for counsellors and psychotherapists.
Read more about BACP's history and structure.
Latest from BACP
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- Providing a source of information on CPD opportunities from participating providers.
- Jobs Online
- The most recent counselling and therapy based jobs
- Visit the website of the BACP journal
- CPR Journal
- Linking Research with Practice
Read February's Therapy TodayTherapy Today News - 16 February 2015
Professional Development Days coming to a location near youEvents - 02 February 2015
Psychological Therapies and Parity of Esteem: from commitment to realityPolicy and Public Affairs - 03 December 2014
38th Annual General MeetingAGM 2014 - 03 November 2014
Member update on the Ethical Framework ConsultationEthical Framework - 27 August 2014
BACP has developed a COUNSELLING SUPERVISION TRAINING CURRICULUMResearch - 23 June 2014
Contribution to March Issue of Candis MagazineMedia Coverage - 2nd March 2015
BBC Radio 4 investigates commissioning.gpMedia Coverage - 25th February 2015
Counselling for Children and Young People with Eating DisordersPress Release - 25th February 2015
'How to have a positive break-up' - advice from Rick Hughes to readers of Healthy MagazineMedia Coverage - 20th February 2015
RAND article showcases BACP Parity ReportMedia Coverage - 20th February 2015
For as little as £7.20 per month BACP can offer you your own therapy website. Below are some of our latest member websites.
www.warminster.counselling.co.ukNick Medhurst is a BACP Registered counsellor based in the Warminster area who specialises in working with adults on the impact of stress, major loss and early childhood trauma.
www.mariemm.bacp.co.ukMarie is a BACP Registered Psychotherapist who will support you with a caring empathy, where you can feel comfortable, able to relax and talk openly.
www.ttm.counselling.co.ukInez Randolph is a BACP Registered counsellor working in Accra and specialises in working with children and adolescents (ages 6-17)
www.philipstone.bacp.co.ukPhilip Stone is a BACP accredited psychotherapist in North London Hampstead specialising in workplace, psychological and clinical difficulties.
Guidance on how to bring professional obligations to a close Course Author: Sally Despenser
Preparing for supervision and getting the most out of it Course Author: Sally Despenser
Psychopharmacology and counselling and psychotherapy Course Author: Rachel Freeth
Supervisors: how to support your supervisee through the Counsellor/Psychotherapist Accreditation Process Course Author: Patience O'Neill
The therapist's personal safety and care in the workplace Course Author: Sally Despenser
Certificate in Supervision "Developing & Enabling the Supervisor Within" Essex - 16 May 2015
Cognitive Behavioural Therapy Diploma Lincolnshire - 13 Jun 2015
Solution Focused Approach Foundation Skills West Midlands - 18 Jul 2015
5-Day NCFE Accredited Level 3 Certificate in Solution Focused Practice (BACP Endorsed) West Yorkshire - 15 Oct 2015
Therapist to Coach Senior Practitioner in Coaching Norfolk - 11 Mar 2016
Please note: You must be a BACP member to view full job details.
SENIOR COUNSELLOR / THERAPISTCloses: 4 March 2015
COUNSELLORCloses: 6 March 2015
STUDENT COUNSELLOR Closes: 6 March 2015
COUNSELLING COORDINATORCloses: 8 March 2015
STUDENT COUNSELLOR x 3Closes: 9 March 2015
Therapy Today is the flagship professional journal of BACP. The journal contains informative, authoritative articles on all aspects of counselling and psychotherapy, along with regular features such as columns, news, questionnaires, dilemmas, the latest research studies, reviews and readers' letters.
Published ten times a year, Therapy Today is mailed out free of charge to every member of BACP. You can also subscribe to the journal.
Visit TherapyToday.net, for past articles, to read the latest issue and to access features written exclusively for the website.
Counselling and Psychotherapy Research journal's website, features digests of research papers, research news and advance information on the next issue of CPR. Exclusive to the site is an easy to navigate glossary of research terms, book reviews and specially commissioned content that helps practitioners link research with practice.