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and/or professional training services of the Scarborough Psychotherapy Training Institute (ScPTI).
Our primary aim is to benefit the public welfare, and further the advancement of public education, by developing a range of activities in counselling and psychotherapy. We promote a rigorous professionalism grounded in excellence in practice, concern and humanity, both in the provision of skilled practitioner services and professional training.
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To this end ScPTI has for several years been developing links with the community
through the provision of clinical support to the employees of the borough council,
commercial organisations and the local mental health services. In the next few
years we intend to expand and extend the range of specialist clinical services
in the region.
is a full member of the United Kingdom Council for Psychotherapy (UKCP) and, therefore, provides accredited training that enables our graduates to enter the UKCP national register of professional psychotherapists. ScPTI is also a member
of the United Kingdom and European Association for Psychotherapeutic Counselling (UKEAPC) and several European associations. We are guided in our professional development by these organisations.
Workshops and Short Courses
Healing words: the wonder of metaphor
This one day workshop led by writer and psychotherapeutic counsellor, Kate Evans, will look at the healing power of metaphor and how we can employ it in therapeutic creative writing. The workshop is aimed at health professionals who want to use creat...more
Bodywork in Therapy
This workshop with Janet Hills will provide you with information about the main theoretical principles underlying the interconnectedness of body and mind as well as opportunities to experiment with your own general body-awareness. Additional themes t...more
Working with Sexual Violence
The two day workshop will include: theory; models of working with; discussion; reflection and skills practice. A sensitive exploration of this specialist area of therapeutic work which is the first part of a series of workshops on working with sexua...more
Research Round Robin
An informal day for sharing our research projects and experiences with a keynote from Dr Linda Finlay. A great way to learn and develop our skills and become part of ScPTI's on-going commitment to relational centred research. The day is free, but you...more
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Help with academic writing
Do you feel blocked with your essays, case study or thesis? The new book by ScPTI member, Kate Evans...more
Recent graduate from the Integrative course and member of ScPTI, Vivien Sabel, has had her first boo...more
Introduction to Mindfulness
Danny Ford, a trainee member of ScPTI, is delighted to be co-facilitating a new eight-week 'Introduc...more
Danny Ford, an Integrative Therapist in Advanced Training at ScPTI, is currently undertaking an inte...more
ScPTI members elected to Visiting Professorships
Exciting news hot off the press!! Three of our members; Paul Barber, Ken Evans and our research tuto...more