‘you can’t pour from an empty cup’

We at the society are proud to shout about Mental Health Awareness Week and the focus of this year is STRESS. As therapists, we do what we do because we believe in the power and relief of mental well...

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Continuing Professional Development (CPD)

Continuing Professional Development, commonly abbreviated to CPD, describes the ongoing learning that contributes to an individual’s knowledge and skills, and enhances their ability to perform within ...

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New Online CPD Course - Ethical Practice

Further to the launch of our new Code of Ethics in January 2018, the Society is delighted to announce that we have created a new Online CPD course designed to complement the Code. Ethical Practice ha...

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What I valued about my Counselling training

When I undertook my Level 3 in counselling training back in late 2014 I was in a sales role within an IT support company. While I ultimately wanted to go on to become a Counsellor, it struck me that t...

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Keeping Records

One of the things our team at the Society run into time and time again when assessing audits of practice and applications for membership is a lack of record keeping, or confusingly and poorly kept rec...

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The Value of Online CPD

Continuing Professional Development, commonly abbreviated to CPD, describes the ongoing learning that contributes to an individual’s knowledge and skills, and enhances their ability to perform within ...

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What is CPD?

CPD stands for Continuing Professional Development, and is a term used across many different industries to describe ongoing learning that contributes to an individual’s knowledge and skills, thereby e...

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