developing supervision skills

  1. currently not running
  2. 37 Mapesbury Road, London NW2 4HJ

This is a course for those wishing to explore their supervision practice. It consists of Lectures/Discussions and Clinical Presentation Groups.

The course is currently being restructured - it will likely run in early 2020.

who is it for

This course has been designed for Psychotherapists and Psychodynamic Counsellors.

course content

The Course consists of Lectures/Discussions and Clinical Presentation Groups.

Theoretical Input

Lectures/discussions may include the following topics:

  • Beginning a Supervisory Relationship
  • Boundaries and Confidentiality
  • Group Supervision
  • Supervising Time Limited Therapy
  • Supervision and the Suicidal Patient
  • Race in the Supervisory Relationship
  • Supervising work with Children
  • Supervising in Organisations
  • Organisational Dynamics and Supervisory Relationships
  • Ethics in Supervision
Clinical Presentation Groups

Participants are required to present clinical material from their own supervisory practice in a confidential small group setting. The clinical groups will be facilitated by experienced British Psychotherapy Foundation Psychotherapists.


This course consists of ten workshops over three terms:

19 January, 23 February, 23 March, 18 May, 15 June, 13 July, 14 September, 19 October, 16 November and 14 December 2019

entry requirements

You will need to be a practicing psychotherapist or psychodynamic counsellor.



On offer of a place, you will be invited to register and pay via debit card through a secured payment page.

Please note that the bpf will not be held responsible for travel/hotel expenses made or incurred in the unlikely event of this course either being cancelled or postponed. See our cancellation and refund policies for more information.

how to apply

Currently we are not accepting applications for this course.


Currently there are no resources available for this course.

access information

The building has limited access - please call us on 020 8452 9823 to discuss your needs.

contact us

If you have any qustions please contact Sandra Pereira, MSc, Postgraduate & Public Events Officer, British Psychotherapy Foundation, 37 Mapesbury Road, London NW2 4HJ Tel 020 8452 9823 Fax 020 8452 0310 E-mail:

The bpf is committed to diversity and inclusivity in all the work we deliver. We are fully dedicated to promoting, maintaining and supporting equality of opportunity in all aspects of our organisation and, as such, the bpf welcomes applications from all sections of society.