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MA in Therapeutic Fostering and Adoption

Validated by Middlesex University

Programme Leader: Mica Douglas


At the moment we are not recruiting however, we are logging people’s interest in the programme.
If you would like your details added to our waiting list and be contacted again in the future please email  cristina.soares@metanoia.ac.uk


This two year part-time MA course was developed in consultation with ‘By The Bridge’ therapeutic fostering organisation.  Offered one weekend a month for ten months of the year, the course provides an in-depth training for those working with children and young people who have been fostered and adopted. It offers foster parents and adopters a collaborative learning experience that develops knowledge and understanding of the inner world and social context of looked after children and young people and will explore how to work with many of the issues presented.

To apply, select the 'apply' button below and send it in accompanied with 2 references; 1 academic and 1 personal, your CV, relevant copies of certificates and 1 passport sized photograph.

Your full application form will be reviewed and if successful you will be invited to attend an Assessment Interview. You will know on the day of your Assessment Interview whether you have been accepted on to the course and enrollment documents will be sent to you soon after.

This programme was developed and is delivered and assessed by Metanoia Institute awarded by and quality assured by Middlesex University.

For any further information please email Cristina Soares, Senior Academic Co-ordinator, Cristina.soares@metanoia.ac.uk, or call her on 0208 832 3096.

MA in Therapeutic Fostering and Adoption

If you have any questions please get in contact with us below and we will respond to your enquiry.