Psychodynamic Counselling (Birkbeck)

MSc in Psychodynamic Counselling and Psychotherapy. Graduate Diploma /MSc

3 year, part-time course.

Year 1 gives an introduction to psychodynamic theory and practice, teaching observation and basic counselling/psychotherapy skills and processes, and professional/ethical issues.
Years 2 and 3

Years 2 and 3 look in more depth at psychodynamic theory, in particular the contributions of Freud, Klein and Winnicott. Also studied are forms of emotional disturbance, diagnosis and formulation, organisational dynamics, techniques, skills and principles of psychodynamic practice.

Head of Programme: Laurence Spurling
Telephone: 0207 631 6611

BPC accredited: 
Department of Psychosocial Studies, 30, Russell Square, London WC1B 5DT
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Intake every academic year in late Sepember/October