Open days in 2020 and 2021

We are delighted to run a number of events throughout the year to help you in your decision making before and during your application to us.  We hold three all course events in December, March and June and a number of course specific events, throughout the year.  You are welcome to attend as many as you like.

Covid-19 update: The health of our open event attendees and our staff and students is a priority.  All of our information events will be conducted online via Zoom.  Please sign up using the forms below and you will be sent full instructions on how to join us virtually.

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Trust open days in 2021

We are hosting two open days in March and June 2021 where you will get a chance to hear from our students, speak directly to the course team and much more. 

Read more here and book your place.

Our all course open evening and open days allow you to learn more about our diverse range of courses and spend invaluable time with our staff and students to get a taste of what life as a student at the Tavistock and Portman is really like.  

BAME student at laptop illustration .jpgUpcoming course specific open events

Throughout the year, we hold a number of events that focus on just one of our courses.  You will have the opportunity to meet course tutors, ask questions and find out more information about your course of interest.  

If you have any questions about our course specific open events  do not hesitate to get in touch . Or alternatively, sign up to our mailing list to stay up-to-date with all the latest news and information on our events. 

Coronavirus update: The health of our open event attendees and our staff and students is a priority and so going forward, all our events will be conducted online via Zoom.  Please sign up using the forms below and you will be sent full instructions on how to join us virtually.


January

Foundations of psychodynamic psychotherapy (D58)

Monday 18 January 2021 from 5.30-6.30pm 

Join us to find out about what is involved in undertaking the training to meet the course lead and to understand more about the approach to clinical training in the Tavistock Tradition. 

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Introduction to counselling and psychotherapy (D12, BD12, ED12) 

Tuesday 19 January 2021 from 1-2pm

Join us for our course specific open event, where you will have a chance to hear from the course lead and ask any questions that you may have in regards to the course.

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February 

Systemic psychotherapy (M6)

Thursday 4 February 2021 from 6-7pm

Join our course team for an online talk outlining the structure, content and requirements for this popular course, and informal discussion with prospective students.

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Consulting and leading in organisations: psychodynamic and systemic approaches (ED10)

Monday 22 February 2021 from 6-8pm

This seminar has been designed by faculty members in order to introduce prospective students to the online version of D10 and facilitate decision making about applications. The seminar will cover the following:

  • Introduction to the course and to its systems-psychodynamic approach.
  • Reflections and discussion about the online format and the particular focus of the course to study online environments and dynamics
  • Experiential group exercise and reflection.
  • Overview of theory and how it is taught on the course.
  • Consulting and Leading in Practice group – the seminar group will be helped to analyse a work dilemma brought by one of the participants, using a systems-psychodynamic frame.
  • Time for questions and informal discussion with staff and a current student on the course.

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Reflective mental health practice today (D65)

Tuesday 23 February 2021 from 6-7.30pm

The open evening will be in the format of a talk outlining the structure, content and requirements for the course, and informal discussion with prospective students. There will be space for questions from prospective students, and a current student will talk about their experience of the course. 

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March

Psychodynamic psychotherapy with couples (D59C)

Monday 8 March 2021 from 5.30-6.30pm

Join us for our course specific open evening which is aimed for those wishing to expand their knowledge and gain another clinical qualification. Meet the course lead and have a chance to ask your questions. 

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Consulting and leading in organisations: psychodynamic and systemic approaches (D10) 

Tuesday 9 March 2021 from 6-8pm 

Sign up to our introductory seminar which will be run by members of the course management group - participants need to commit for the full two hours ideally. The different modules of the course will be presented by module leads and brought alive through experiential exercises, including live work with organisational material brought by one of the seminar participants. There will be time for questions about the course. A recent graduate or current student will usually take part and be available to respond to questions about the course.

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Psychoanalytic studies (M16) 

Friday 26 March 2021 from 6.30-7.30pm

Our Psychoanalytic studies (M16) course specific open evening is aimed at people from a wide range of professions who are interested in either incorporating in deepening their understanding of work through the use of psychoanalytic concepts, or who wish to undertake a psychoanalytically informed clinical training, either with adults or children. 

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April

Consulting and leading in organisations: psychodynamic and systemic approaches (D10) 

Tuesday 20 April 2021 from 6-8pm 

Sign up to our introductory seminar which will be run by members of the course management group - participants need to commit for the full two hours ideally The different modules of the course will be presented by module leads and brought alive through experiential exercises, including live work with organisational material brought by one of the seminar participants. There will be time for questions about the course. A recent graduate or current student will usually take part and be available to respond to questions about the course.

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May

Reflective mental health practice today (D65)

Tuesday 18 May 2021 from 6-7.30pm

The open evening will be in the format of a talk outlining the structure, content and requirements for the course, and informal discussion with prospective students. There will be space for questions from prospective students, and a current student will talk about their experience of the course. 

Book now


Consulting and leading in organisations: psychodynamic and systemic approaches (D10) 

Tuesday 18 May 2021 from 6-8pm 

Sign up to our introductory seminar which will be run by members of the course management group - participants need to commit for the full two hours ideally The different modules of the course will be presented by module leads and brought alive through experiential exercises, including live work with organisational material brought by one of the seminar participants. There will be time for questions about the course. A recent graduate or current student will usually take part and be available to respond to questions about the course.

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June

Consulting and leading in organisations: psychodynamic and systemic approaches (D10) 

Saturday 5 June 2021 from 9am-10.45am 

Sign up to our introductory seminar which will be run by members of the course management group - participants need to commit for the full two hours ideally. The different modules of the course will be presented by module leads and brought alive through experiential exercises, including live work with organisational material brought by one of the seminar participants. There will be time for questions about the course. A recent graduate or current student will usually take part and be available to respond to questions about the course.

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