Taught course

Foundations of Psychodynamic Psychotherapy

Institution
Tavistock and Portman NHS Foundation Trust · Tavistock and Portman NHS Foundation Trust
Qualifications
MastersPDip

Entry requirements

In order to undertake this course, we ask that you:

  • Have a good honours degree
  • Have a professional qualification in Mental Health OR significant direct experience, paid or voluntary, of working within mental health (at least one year)
  • Have been in therapy for a least 6 months with a BPC registered psychoanalytic psychotherapist or psychoanalyst (NOT psychodynamic psychotherapist) prior to starting the course.

Months of entry

September

Course content

This course is centred on clinical work. You will undertake a supervised clinical placement, seeing a patient for psychotherapy once a week in the NHS for a period of a whole calendar year. You will also learn through theory seminars on fundamental psychoanalytic concepts and texts, supervision groups, and clinical seminars.

Qualification and course duration

Masters

part time
36 months

PDip

part time
24 months

Course contact details

Name
Admissions
Email
training@tavi-port.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)20 8 938 2213