For counselling and psychotherapy training and supervision in the North West.
At Cathy McQuaid Therapy and Training Consultancy we value professionalism, integrity and trustworthiness alongside a passion for training standards and research. We hope you find something of interest on the site, if you have any specific questions please contact us using the contact page.
*** NEW *** I am looking for Research Volunteers.
Are you a counselling or psychotherapy trainer or supervisor? Would you be interested in taking part in some research? If so please complete this online questionnaire.
Would you like to be a counselling or psychotherapy trainer? Would you be interested an bespoke training courses that would assist you in developing the necessary skills? If so please complete this online questionnaire.
*** NEW *** Workshops
Thinking of Training to become a Counsellor or Psychotherapist? Are you considering in undertaking counselling or psychotherapy training? Would you like to know what to look for in a training course? Would you like to know about how the training may impact on you and your personal relationships? If so then Cathy's forthcoming workshop may be of interest click here for more information
Evaluating Your Private Practice – How do you know that what you offer your clients actually works? This two-day workshop will introduce you to some basic techniques which will help you to evaluate you private practice click here for more information.
Looking for Cathy's book 'What You Really Need to Know About Counselling and Psychotherapy Training' click here for more information.
Supervision is essential and can help you to enhance and develop your ethical and professional and/or clinical practice.
Thinking of training to be a counsellor or psychotherapist? Is the trainign really for you? Do you know what it all entails?
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We have a number of continuing professional development courses for trainee and qualified counsellors, psychotherapists and other mental health professionals.
Research is necessary for us to demonstrate our efficacy and effectiveness. If you are not sure what to do or how to evaluate your practice or to undertake research Cathy can provide tutorials or training sessions to help you get started.
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