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MSc in Transactional Analysis Psychotherapy

Director of Studies – Cathy Lasher

Please note: Should you wish to apply for this course, you will need to attend an Introductory Workshop before completing and submitting a formal application. For more information, please select the ‘Introductory Workshop’ option from the sidebar on the left of your screen.

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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 

A 3 year part-time training leading to a Diploma and MSc degree in Transactional Analysis Psychotherapy, which will provide you with automatic registration with UKCP and a qualification to practice as a psychotherapist with optional Diploma in TA Psychotherapeutic Counselling

Metanoia Institute's TA psychotherapy qualification provides an in-depth training for those planning to take up a career as a psychotherapist. The course takes place over four years, with twenty days of training (ten weekends) each year. The course includes theoretical input, skills training, personal development and practical experience of working with clients. As well as following the clinical diploma route, students on this course can at the same time, opt to gain the MSc in TA psychotherapy.

Students in the third year and above, can also opt to take the Metanoia Institute Clinical Diploma in TA Therapeutic Counselling, which is gained via additional study days and a written and oral examination.

Students graduate from the TA psychotherapy course through successful completion of the Certified Transactional Analysis (CTA) examination, which is accredited by the European Association of Transactional Analysis (EATA). This course is also accredited by the United Kingdom Council for Psychotherapy (UKCP).

This programme was developed and is delivered and assessed by Metanoia Institute 

For an informal discussion about the course, please email the course administrator Manos Kouvedakis or call him on 020 8832 3074.


This programme is quality assured by Middlesex University and you will receive a Middlesex award on successful completion Middlesex University Programme Spec - Subject to our New Degree Awarding Powers 

Transactional Analysis Psychotherapy Course Enquiry

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