NCS | Principles of Strategic therapy and Motivational Interviewing

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Information for members

From the 15th of May 2023, we will officially be changing our name to the National Counselling and Psychotherapy Society (NCPS).

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The course will benefit therapist and coaches by looking at two concepts which can benefit regardless of theoretical background or school of therapy used.

Only two places left on this course running on

Saturday 3rd February 2018 - 10am to 4pm

Venue - ITC Therapy, 152 Derby Road, Long Eaton, NG10 4AX

Call Martin on 07973 410010 for details or book online at

Key Subject Areas

Developing an understanding of the key principles of strategic therapy

Developing understanding of how these key principles can be effectively applied in any clinical practice

Understanding core language patterns used by clients and how these patterns can help develop strategies for change

Understanding the four key principles of Motivational interviewing

Effective use of Motivational Interviewing in therapy / coaching

Use of the Trans theoretical change model with Motivational interviewing to invoke change in clients

Course Tutor

Martin is a senior accredited member of the NCS, a life member of the Open University Psychological Society and a senior lecturer in psychotherapy at Nottingham Trent University. He has been a trainer for over 25 years and in clinical private practice as a psychotherapist for nearly 18 years.

He draws from a range of therapeutic theories and approaches including the third wave CBT model of ACT - Acceptance and Commitment Therapy and Solution Focused Therapy approaches together with use of Clinical Hypnosis and Mindfulness.

Take advantage of a therapist, trainer and supervisor with a broad range of skills and experience who believes all approaches have their strengths but no one school of thought has all the answers.

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