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MBACP Members have a deadline of 31st March 2016 to become registered before this category ceases to exist.
Individual Members have 24 months from the point of entry into this category to become registered.
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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
- Cataloguing the latest news, publications and opportunities
- In The Media
- Some of the latest media articles referencing counselling or BACP
- Listing the recently confirmed events near you
- Web Design & Hosting
- Examples of some of our latest bespoke website designs
- CPD / Online Learning
- BACP's online cpd modules
- CPD Directory
- 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
Professional Development Days coming to a location near youEvents - 15 January 2015
Read December's Therapy TodayTherapy Today News - 18 December 2014
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
BACP's 2014 Attitudes Survey is mentioned in Cosmopolitan magazineMedia Coverage - 22nd January 2015
Sarah Wheatley offers advice on how to find time to have a laugh with your childrenMedia Coverage - 21st January 2015
Independent taskforce says counselling should be available in all secondary schoolsPress Release - 19th January 2015
Leading counselling and psychotherapy voices collaborate to protect the public from unethical ‘conversion’ therapyPress Release - 14th January 2015
Naomi Stadlen contributes to Annalisa Barbieri's Guardian advice columnMedia Coverage - 9th January 2015
Private Practice Network Meeting, Bedfordshire26 January 2015
Coaching Network Meeting- London, London28 January 2015
Private Practice Network Meeting, Basingstoke29 January 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.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.
www.ec1personcentred.counselling.co.ukThrough counselling Alan offers a space to express and explore your inner resources to grow and change in the way you need.
www.kieranoconnor.counselling.co.ukKieran O'Connor is a BACP Registered counsellor offering person-centred counselling in Buckinghamshire.
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
Transforming attachments Devon - 20 Feb 2015
Change Certificate in Youth Counselling West Midlands - 14 Mar 2015
Couple Counselling Essex - 22 Mar 2015
Change Certificate in Youth Counselling West Midlands - 9 May 2015
Change Certificate in Youth Counselling West Midlands - 23 May 2015
Please note: You must be a BACP member to view full job details.
THERAPISTS Closes: 26 January 2015
PART-TIME WEIGHT MANAGEMENT PRACTITIONERCloses: 26 January 2015
PART-TIME SELF EMPLOYED COUNSELLOR FOR PEOPLE AFFECTED BY BREAST CANCERCloses: 26 January 2015
COUNSELLORCloses: 26 January 2015
STUDENT WELLBEING MANAGERCloses: 26 January 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.