Therapy in Brighton:

Brighton Consulting Rooms BN1 6SG

Therapy in Hove:

Church Road BN3 2FN

Tel: 07810 510 943

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4. Training

Training Undertaken:

Qualifying as a Transactional Analyst is a rigorous process and specific criteria must be fulfilled (it is equivalent to an MA qualification).  These include: 


  1. Completing at least 900 hours of advanced training

  2. Completing at least 750 hours work with clients

  3. Having personal therapy during training - at least 40 hours per year

  4. Having supervision for client work

  5. -Completing a mental health placement

  6. -Abiding by the ethics of the accrediting bodies - UKCP, UKATA and EATA

  7. -Passing a 24,000 word dissertation

  8. -Passing an oral exam with a panel of four experienced psychotherapists


I have undertaken over 300 further hours CPD including:  

  • diploma in supervision

  • certificate in couples work

  • faith awareness training

  • transgender awareness training,

  • addiction training for counsellors

  • duo counselling training

  • essential supervision skills 


Training Delivered:

  • Effective Communicaton at Emmaus & the Unemployed Centre

  • Delivered CPD training on use of TA Tools at CRI

  • Addiction Training at the Link Centre

  • Assisted on Counselling Skills Training

  • Assisted on TA101 at the Link Centre