NCS | Working with children creatively

We have officially changed our name to the National Counselling and Psychotherapy Society!

Information for members

As of the 15th of May 2023, we have officially changed our name to the National Counselling and Psychotherapy Society (NCPS).

Our new and improved website is coming soon!

A series of workshops making up a 45 hour CPD course.

Working with children aged 5-18 covering drawing, clay, sand trays, story telling and other creative mediums.


Saturday 14 & Sunday 15 July, Saturday 4 & Sunday 5 August, Saturday 15 & Sunday 16 September

Venue: Chesterton Community College, Gilbert Road, Cambridge, CB4 3NY

Times: 09:30-17:30

Facilitators: Carol Harmston-Dean Snr Accred NCS and Peter Frewer Accred NCS

Cost for whole course (6 days) :

JHD Association member: £300, Non-member: £400

Cost for individual days:

JHD Association member: £60, Non-member: £80

Our one-year membership to the JHD Association costs £50 for Trainees and £60 for Qualified Counsellors

Refreshments will be provided but please bring your own lunch.

Delegates can attend the whole course – all 6 days – or attend any amount of 1 off days. When booking please indicate whole course or if one-off days which specific dates.

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