Training & Education



Glasgow Centre of Therapy can provide training, courses and educational programmes to the public, professionals and to other organisations. We can also offer training exclusively to your own organisation.


Our training and courses offer professional CPD and certificates of attendance are provided. Training and workshops have been specially developed by mental health professionals and researchers and are evidence-based as far as possible.


We also hold licenses for various other courses and educational programmes (including Living Life to the Full and SafeTalk).


Some of the training, courses and educational programmes we can offer include:


  • Understanding Eating Disorders 1: Basics and Beyond (you must complete this course before you can progress onto completing our more advanced eating disorder courses).
  • Understanding Eating Disorders 2a: Working with Eating Disorders (Clinical) (for therapists, mental health clinicians, counsellors etc.).
  • Understanding Eating Disorders 2b: Helping People with Eating Disorders (Non-Clinical) (for carers, supporters, family, friends, support workers, teachers etc.).
  • Understanding Eating Disorders 3+ - Advanced.
  • Introduction to CBT.
  • What is Recovery? - Eating Disorders (2-3 hour workshop).
  • Let's Bust Some Myths! Eating Disorders Myth-Busting Workshop (1-2 hours).
  • Group Work and Facilitation Skills Training.
  • Listening and Counselling Skills (tbc).
  • Psychoeducation Groups (various).
  • Suicide Talk (license).
  • Living Life to the Full (license).
  • Managing Stress (tbc).
  • Unstructured and/or semi-structured talks. panel discussions and open forums.


We are currently developing some of the above and other training and workshops, so watch this space for details or Join Mailing List and receive notifications direct to your inbox! Upcoming dates for courses/training and events will be posted in the News and Events section or feel free to Contact us!

© Copyright 2017 Alexandra O'Brien trading as Glasgow Centre of Therapy.

All Rights Reserved.