Ready to know more about choosing The Counselling Foundation for your part time psychodynamic counselling training? Watch the video from our open day in June 2020 and then join us live on Tuesday 18th August at 6pm for a live Q&A session with our team, register below.

Psychodynamic Counselling Training Online Open Day

Step one – Watch now: Recorded open day | Ready to watch on our website 

Step two – Join us next week: Free live Q&A session | Tuesday 18 August at 6pm on Zoom 

Find out more about who we are, our expertise in counselling training, part time courses available. You will have the opportunity to speak to our course tutors, former students and members of the Training Team about our Foundation Certificate in Psychodynamic Counselling course, whether you are looking to becoming a fully qualified counsellor or learning counselling skills to support your current professional and personal relationships.

What to expect:

  • A live question and answer session (it is recommended you watch the above video beforehand but not necessary)
  • To learn about the support available during the course
  • Information about online and face to face training
  • Hear about our training from current students
  • Understand the route to becoming a fully accredited counsellor through our professional counselling training programme
  • Learn about our part time training including; the Introduction to Counselling course and the one year Foundation Certificate in Psychodynamic Counselling course 2020
  • Explore the BACP accredited Diploma and Advanced Diploma in Psychodynamic Counselling courses, running in Herts and Beds September 2020


Ready to secure your place for counselling training in September 2020?

Applications for the one year, part time Foundation Certificate are now open and can be found below:


Need some more time to think about it?

If you aren’t sure about becoming a qualified counsellor, our Introduction to Counselling course is an excellent first step on your journey to find out more about counselling and to decide whether it’s the career for you. You will learn invaluable skills to add to your CV that you can use for personal and professional purposes and relationships. Sign up below:

Online and face to face training options

The Foundation will closely monitor the situation and react responsibly as things progress. We have moved to virtual training for the start of the 2020/21 academic year and we will look to resume face-to-face training once we are safe and able to do so.

Why train with The Counselling Foundation?

The demand for counsellors as well as professionals to have a basic understanding of mental health and be equipped with tools to help support others is now more than it has ever been. We are passionate about promoting positive mental health and by training with us you are more than just a student – you are a part of a community with a mission.

BACP accredited, The Counselling Foundation has been providing affordable and professional counselling courses across Hertfordshire and Bedfordshire since 1974. Each year we deliver 30,000 one to one counselling sessions to individuals, couples, employees and the NHS. We train over 300 people annually with counselling skills and qualifications so that we raise awareness and promote the education of mental health.

If you have any questions regarding training, please note that we are only able to answer email queries rather than calls currently. If you wish to apply for a course, please send your application form to . Thank you for your understanding at this time.