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 Training Workshops for Counselling and Psychotherapy Trainers

with Dr Cathy McQuaid TSTA(P)  

in Manchester, 2017-19

(venue tbc)

All the following workshops are for qualified and experienced counsellors and psychotherapists who are now working as trainers of counsellors or psychotherapists in further or higher education, whether this is within a college, university or private training centre. Each two-day block will offer a mix of theory, practice and experiential work.  


Theories of Education and Training a 2-day workshop - 18-19 Nov 2017

Teaching Methods and Styles a 2-day workshop - 17-18 March 2018

Marking Assignments and Writing Feedback a 2-day workshop - 26-27 May 2018

Dealing with Challenging Students a 2-day workshop - July 2018

Developing a Personal Style a 2-day workshop - 29-30 Sept 2018

Supervision of Training a 2-day workshop - 17-18 Nov 2018

      QAA Benchmark Statement for Counselling and Psychotherapy and the UKCP Professional Occupational Standards for Psychotherapy and Psychotherapeutic Counselling (Humanistic and Integrative Psychotherapies) a 2-day workshop - 25-26 March 2019

All the workshops will be tailored to meet the specific needs of participants.

Cathy has over 20 years experience as a trainer, 12 of which has been training counsellors and psychotherapists. She was the EATA English and Other languages CTA exam coordinator for 5 years and in 2010 was presented with a Silver Medal by EATA for her work. In 2010 she was awarded a Doctorate in Psychotherapy for her research into TA psychotherapy training. She is a member of the UKATA Training Standards Committee and EATA COC and author of 'What You Really Need to Know About Counselling and Psychotherapy Training: An Essential Guide' published by Routledge. in 2014.

Maximum group size: 10

Times: Saturday 10 -5 and Sunday 10-5

Fees: £195 per 2 day workshop.

Further enquiries and to Book your Place:  Please contact Cathy on 07428 551163 or via the Contact Us form