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Counselling, Psychotherapy, Ethics and the LawCounselling, Psychotherapy, Ethics and the Law

An essential workshop for counsellors and psychotherapists wanting to understand the law underpinning our therapeutic practice.

This is an highly participative workshop, which explores key aspects of the law relating to therapeutic practice in England and Wales.

The workshop will provide an overview of the law relating to therapy and examine how it relates to ethics, in the form of the BACP Ethical Framework.

Peter Jenkin’s workshops are very popular so early booking is advised. 

 Upcoming Exeter workshop:

  • Saturday 27th June 2020

Course Details

Key features:

  • The workshop unpicks the key aspects of working in a safe, effective and accountable way with clients, via discussion of a key legal case involving alleged therapist professional negligence.
  • We explore issues relating to challenges to maintaining client confidentiality, and legal perspectives on managing risk, such as suicide, child abuse and harm to third parties.

  • Legal aspects of access to client records by solicitors, the police and courts will also be covered.

  • Peter’s workshops are very popular. They are interactive and include a variety of presentation styles including short presentations, case studies, group feedback and discussion with the facilitator.

  • Peter explains and outlines the law in non-technical language with plenty of opportunities for questions.
 Eligibility:

Our CPD workshops are open to anyone who is interested in the subject matter, wants to develop their skills and expand their knowledge. This workshop is particularly aimed at counsellors, psychotherapists and those in helping professions who work therapeutically with others.


How to apply:


Simply sign up using the booking form on this web page - supplying the requested details and paying the applicable fee (please see the 'Fees' tab for further information and details of other ways to pay). 
Places Available

Book a place

Course Select payment category
IMC Approved Practitioners - £105.00
IMC Students/Graduates - £90.00
Standard Fee - £120.00





 

What our Students Say

"Every weekend is full of practical skills to learn with the added theoretical background needed to understand it. The makeup of the group allows us to learn from each others experiences and from people with different therapeutic backgrounds. It's a great course with a supportive and excellent tutor."
Antoinette Davey - Advanced Transactional Analysis Programme

What our Students Say

"I am glad that I haven't let the opportunity of studying on the Post Qualifying Diploma in Counselling Children and Adolescents pass me by. I am learning so much and thoroughly enjoying the experience. I now feel entitled to call myself a Children's Therapist.”
Cheryl Powell - PQ Diploma in Counselling Children & Adolescents Student
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