Taught course

Psychotherapy and Counselling

Regent's University London · Psychotherapy and Psychology

Entry requirements

You will need a minimum of a bachelor’s degree in any discipline as well as a Certificate in Psychotherapy & Counselling of a minimum of 120 hours.

We also require at least six months’ professional experience in an allied area (such as nursing, social work, teaching, human resources or mediation) or in a voluntary capacity in a helping or supportive context (such as befriending, mentoring or telephone helpline counselling).

You will need to demonstrate sufficient maturity and life experience to be capable of undertaking clinical training. Experience of personal therapy is desirable, but not required.

Months of entry

January, September

Course content

The MA Psychotherapy & Counselling provides an intermediate pre-professional training, and includes taught, clinical, experiential and self-directed components.

Upon completion you will be able to go on to the final stage of training that leads to eligibility for UKCP membership as an integrative or existential psychotherapist.

Fees and funding


Qualification and course duration


part time
24-36 months

Course contact details

+44 (0)20 7487 7505