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Open Evenings

All our open events are on Zoom until further notice

To discover more about what we can offer, you will find the open event a useful introduction to the structure and content of our various courses. 

You will gain an understanding of the different philosophies and ideas that the various modalities draw upon and details of how to apply to join a Metanoia Institute programme.

Please note, the below open events will only cover our counselling and psychotherapy programmes.

To reserve a place, please use the application form below, you will then be sent details of how to log onto the session. 

We are excited to announce that Metanoia Institute has begun the process to be able to award its own degrees. We are currently waiting for the outcome of our initial submission to the Office for Students (OfS) with the intention that all students on undergraduate and taught postgraduate programmes will be enrolling for Metanoia Institute degrees from September 2022. For full details please see Update on our application for degree-awarding powers 

We strongly recommend you register for our main open event before registering on programme specific events, especially if you are unsure of which therapeutic training route you wish to follow. 

The registration form for the main open evening event can be found below:

If you have already attended a general open event or know which modality you are interested in, please see the bottom of the page for open events relating to: TA (Transactional Analysis), Gestalt, Integrative, Person-Centred events, Doctorate in Counselling Psychology and Psychotherapy by Professional Studies (DCPsych)MSc in Creative Writing for Therapeutic PurposesBSc Humanistic Counselling and MSc Humanistic Counselling.

We are also running a number of smaller programme specific open events:


Modalities with a * next to the name are currently open for a second round of applications, on a first-come, first-served basis.

If you are considering enrolling onto one of these courses, please do complete an application in good time to avoid disappointment.



Next Open Event Date/Time

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MSc TA (Transaction Analysis) *

5th May 2022 1600 - 1700


MSc Gestalt

25th May 2022 1630 - 1730


MSc Integrative

Course Full

We have completed our recruitment for this year and are at capacity. 

Dip/MSc Contemporary Person-Centred *

17th May 2022 1800-2000



1st June 2022 1800-1900


BSc Humanistic Counselling *

6th June 2022 1830-1930


MSc Humanistic Counselling 



BSc (Hons) Person-Centred Pluralistic Counselling (Advanced Practitioner) *

7th June 2022 1800


MSc Creative Writing For Therapeutic Purposes

Next workshop: TBC