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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.
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.
Laurie Clarke stands down as Chief Executive of BACP
Laurie Clarke steps down as Chief Executive of BACP today after twelve successful years in the position. The positive impact that Laurie has made on our organisation is considerable, and it is with sadness that we announce his decision to leave. Read more (PDF)
Latest from BACP
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- BACP's online cpd modules
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- Providing a source of information on CPD opportunities from participating providers.
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- Linking Research with Practice
Read November's Therapy TodayTherapy Today News - 17 November 2014
38th Annual General MeetingAGM 2014 - 03 November 2014
Professional Development Days coming to a location near youEvents - 27 October 2014
Member update on the Ethical Framework ConsultationEthical Framework - 27 August 2014
BACP has developed a COUNSELLING SUPERVISION TRAINING CURRICULUMResearch - 23 June 2014
Pre 5 July Webinar InformationEthical Framework - 16 June 2014
A positive step forward for children and young peopleís mental healthPress Release - 21st November 2014
Donít be lonely in Leicester this ChristmasPress Release - 13 November 2014
Counselling for children and young people is effective and accessible but under-resourcedPress Release - 6th November 2014
Coping with ChristmasPress Release - 5 November 2014
Dealing with the winter bluesPress Release - 28 October 2014
Accreditation Workshop, Birmingham27 November 2014
Private Practice Network Meeting, Bedfordshire27 November 2014
Private Practice Network Meeting, London28 November 2014
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.lizpycroft.counselling.co.ukA Registered Accredited member of the BACP, experienced in providing individual counselling and psychotherapy to adults and young people.
www.hathaways.counselling.co.ukAmanda Jewitt is a BACP Registered counsellor working with clients in Essex on finding solutions to any issue they choose to work on in sessions.
www.ashasookhoo.counselling.co.ukAsha Sookhoo is a BACP Registered counsellor working in the surrounding areas of North London specialising in Psychodynamic Counselling, Psychotherapy and Integrative Counselling.
www.beverleycrouch.counselling.co.ukBeverley Crouch is a qualified, registered counsellor & psychotherapist in Basingstoke, Hampshire and specialises in face to face therapy for individuals.
6.'An evening with Irvin Yalom' on demand video stream Course Author: BACP
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
Change Certificate in Solution Focused Practice (BACP Endorsed) West Midlands - 13 Dec 2014
Diploma in Health & Wellbeing Coaching Kent - 30 Jan 2015
Diploma in Supervision - "Keeping Supervision Alive" (BACP Endorsed) Essex - 7 Feb 2015
Solution Focused Approach Foundation Skills (BACP Endorsed) West Midlands - 18 Jul 2015
Please note: You must be a BACP member to view full job details.
PSYCHOLOGICAL THERAPISTCloses: 24 November 2014
COUNSELLORS FOR THRIVING FAMILIESCloses: 27 November 2014
PSYCHOLOGICAL WELLBEING ADVISORCloses: 27 November 2014
CLINICAL LEADCloses: 27 November 2014
STAFF TELEPHONE COUNSELLOR - HINCKLEY & SESSIONAL COUNSELLORCloses: 28 November 2014
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.