Open events and webinars

Throughout the year we host a number of open events and webinars. They are a great opportunity for you to  visit us before you join us. Our events give you an insight into our courses and the opportunity to hear about our fee options, funding and student services, as well as to meet our staff and current students.

Over a few hours, you will have the chance to:

  • Hear presentations on the clinical work and courses we offer across working with children, adolescents and adults in both social work and forensic settings
  • Hear from our current students in an open Q&A panel session
  • Speak with our course leads about courses and hear how they can benefit you and your career
  • Gain advice from our specialist recruitment team about how and when to apply for a course
  • View our facilities including our world renowned library.

If you require assistance during your visit to one of our events, please let us know in advance of your arrival by emailing training@tavi-port.ac.uk

Our open events will take place on:
  • Saturday 22 June 2019, 10am–1pm (Formerly Saturday 8 June 2019) 

Book your place

If you are unable to attend this open day we have a virtual open day on Tuesday 7 May 2019, 1-2pm. Visit our virtual open day page for more information and to book.

Upcoming course specific open events

Throughout the year, we hold a number of course-specific open events. These events take place in a variety of formats designed to focus on a specific course. 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. 


March 

Foundations of psychodynamic psychotherapy (D58) 

Wednesday 20 March 2019, 6-7pm 

Validated by the University of Essex and accredited by the British Psychoanalytic Council. This course will introduce you to a psychoanalytic way of thinking about your clinical work and form a solid foundation from which to pursue further training in psychotherapy. This event will take place at the Tavistock Centre. 

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The Gloucestershire Counselling Service (GCS) open day (M34 Stroud*) and (D24G)

Saturday 30 March 2019, 10am-1pm

The Gloucestershire Counselling Service will be holding an informal, lively open day where you can meet tutors, ask questions, attend sessions and get a feel of how special it is to train with GCS.

If you are interested in:

• Training to be a counsellor

• Developing your own or your staff’s listening skills

• Finding out about counselling careers opportunities

• Child & Family Training with the Tavistock & Portman at GCS – PG Cert & MA

• Learning valuable skills - if you are supervising or managing others

Then this is the event for you. You will be able to find out more about the award winning child, adolescent and family mental well-being: multidisciplinary practice (D24G, Stroud)  course and book to attend presentation and discussion sessions. As well as find out more about the new psychological therapies with children, young people, and families (M34)* course. There will be a taster session with an informal discussion after. 

There will also be free training and counselling careers sessions - to give you an opportunity to ask questions and learn about the best counselling training and career pathways for you.

This is a FREE event but places are limited and need to be reserved please email Training.Bookings@gloscounselling.org.uk or call 01453 766 310.

* Subject to validation by the University of Essex.

Foundations of psychodynamic psychotherapy  (D58M, Manchester) March 2019 - open morning 

Saturday 30 March 2019, 10am-12pm

Validated by the University of Essex and accredited by the British Psychoanalytic Council. This course will introduce you to a psychoanalytic way of thinking about your clinical work and form a solid foundation from which to pursue further training in psychotherapy.

  • There will be a talk by the course lead about the course. 
  • Followed by a clinical presentation.
  • Hear from current students and graduates.
  • The opportunity for Q&A. 

This is a FREE event but places are limited. 

Book now


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

Tuesday 2 April 2019, 6-8pm

Do you manage a team? Would you like to get a better insight into the unconscious processes that affect organisational systems? Join us for an informative open evening to learn more about our consulting and leading in organisations: psychodynamic and systemic approaches (D10) course. These seminars will introduce prospective students to the course and facilitate decision making about applications. 

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Executive coaching programme (ECP) open event

Tuesday 30 April 2019, 6.30-8.30pm

Tavistock consulting's Executive coaching programme is validated by the European Mentoring and coaching Council to Senior Practitioner level. The event will provide a better understanding of the Tavistock approach to coaching, the format and requirements of the course. You will meet faculty members and be able to participate in a coaching exercise. This will be held at the Tavistock Centre. 

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May

Professional doctorate in advanced practice and research: systemic psychotherapy (M10) 

Thursday 2 May 2019, 6-8pm 

Have you ever thought of extending your knowledge and practice as a systemic psychotherapist while at the same time making a wider contribution to the discipline?Attendees will get a good all round idea of the Professional Doctorate in Systemic Psychotherapy course. This will be important for any decision about whether to join this course.

The purpose of this course specific open evening is to give participants a taster of the experience of the M10 course. This will take the form of a mini conference with presentations from current students, information slots and general discussion about the role of research in the systemic discipline 

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Introduction to counselling and psychotherapy (D12) coffee morning

Tuesday 7 May 2019, 11am-12.15pm

Are you interested in study understanding the mind? Do you want to take the first steps towards a qualification in psychotherapy?

Join us for an informative coffee morning to learn more about our Introduction to counselling and psychotherapy (D12) course. Throughout the morning you will have the opportunity to meet with the course team and learn more about what the course offers. 

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

Tuesday 14 May 2019, 6-8pm

Do you manage a team? Would you like to get a better insight into the unconscious processes that affect organisational systems? Join us for an informative open evening to learn more about our consulting and leading in organisations: psychodynamic and systemic approaches (D10) course. These seminars will introduce prospective students to the course and facilitate decision making about applications. 

Book now

Mental health and well-being: Child, adolescent, family and young people and adults (D24, D24A) 

Monday 20 May 2019, 6-8pm

Join us at our open evening which will provide you with the opportunity to meet with faculty members and current students. This event will take place at the Tavistock Centre. 

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Developing a diverse child and adolescent workforce: an introductory course (CPD64) May 2019 - open evening

Monday 20 May 2019, 7-8pm

The course team will give a talk about the course providing details about the course content, learning style and what attendance on the course involves for students.  We will also be inviting a former student to share their experience of attending the course and the ways in which it has supported their professional development.  There will then be an opportunity for questions.

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Systemic approaches to working with individuals, families and organisations (D4) 

Tuesday 21 May 2019, 6-7.30pm

Join us at our informative open evening to learn more about our Systemic approaches to working with individuals, families and organisations (D4) course.  The evening will provide you with the opportunity to meet with faculty members. This event will take place at the Tavistock Centre. 

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We understand that it may not always be possible to attend our open events in person. So we will be hosting a virtual open day in the spring so you still have the opportunity to meet us.  

Our next event takes place on:

  • Tuesday 7 May 2019,  1-2pm

By participating in this event, you will:

  • learn about the Tavistock and the benefits of studying with us
  • find out more about our course offer
  • find out more about our fees and funding options
  • learn more about Tier 4 visa for international students
  • have your questions answered live.

Book now

We schedule a number of free  webinars throughout the year giving you an opportunity to hear from leading academic about a range of topics.

If you are interested in finding out when our next webinar will be taking place, register your interest today.

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