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Opportunities to join our dynamic team at Wessex CP:

For more details and job description for our roles please contact 

Pastoral Lead

To ensure the provision of pastoral care to Wessex trainees on the following courses: Introduction to Counselling; Intensive and Year-Long Foundation; Diploma in Counselling, and, when running, Diploma in Psychodynamic Psychotherapy (PDP) and Counselling Children and Young People (CCYP).

To lead the team of personal tutors to ensure that a pastoral care service is delivered to all trainees.

To ensure that an appropriate pastoral service is offered to students and trainees presenting with special needs, in accordance with WCP’s approach to Equalities, Diversity and Inclusion (EDI).

4 hours per week for 36 weeks of the year.

CPD Manager

To arrange a full and engaging annual programme of CPD for WCP. CPD includes day and half-day workshops, ongoing reading and discussion groups and short courses.

To ensure that the CPD programme is delivered within WCP budgetary expectations.

To ensure that the CPD programme is available to WCP trainees, staff, WCP postgraduate members and, where appropriate, to external participants.

Up to 65 hours per annum.

For more details and a job description please contact 

Forthcoming CPD Events:

Details coming soon!

Wessex CP CPD Online Events Terms and Conditions

Tickets are valid for the date and time stated. We use Eventbrite as the platform to sell tickets to our events and your link and access will be emailed to you via Eventbrite.

You may give your place to another person if you let us know that person’s name at least 24 hours before the event begins. Please send this email to

Refunds for Online Events cannot be given in any circumstances except as follows:

  • You cancel in writing to 30 days before the date of the event you have booked, in which case you will be entitled to a 50% refund.
  • This does not apply to parts of an event such as a regular group, but only to a whole event or complete series.
  • If a speaker cancels, we will offer a full refund OR transfer your fee to another Wessex event.

We reserve the right to change our prices at any time. Regrettably, discounts offered after you made your booking cannot be claimed or applied retrospectively.

CPD certificates will not be issued automatically; please contact us should you require a certificate.

By attending an online event, ticket holders consent to being recorded.


Recordings Available:

We are pleased to be able to offer recordings of the following seminars.  The cost of each is £25.

Please make payment to:

Wessex Counselling
Sort code: 40 52 40
Account: 00019093

Please quote your name and ‘CPD’ as reference.

Once payment has been made, please email to confirm and which recording you would like.

Dr Adrian Hayes - From Winnicott to Self-Agency: Recovery Through Psychotherapy

Dr Adrian Hayes - Psychotropic Medication in Psychotherapy

Mitchell Wilson – The Analyst’s Desire 

Marguerite Reid - Born in the Shadow of a Loss; the Replacement Child (penumbra baby) 

Darian Leader - Mourning and Melancholia

Karen Maroda: Conflict avoidance, enactment & negative countertransference

Professor Brett Kahr - Erotic Tumours of the Mind