Certified Courses for CPD

The Existential Academy hosts a number of certified courses for professionals, certified as part of continuing professional development.

Foundation Course

A one year foundation course in psychotherapy, counselling & coaching, which three terms of study and training, leads to the NSPC foundation certificate in psychotherapy and counselling

Existential Psychotherapy Training

A full clinical training programme for those wishing to become eligible for UKCP registration as Existential Psychotherapists while also adding a Masters degree to their existing ...

Welcome to the Existential Academy!

The Existential Academy is a Community Interest company, based in West Hampstead in London and is the heart of the existential psychotherapy community.

We offer studies, training and further education in psychotherapy and in particular in existential psychotherapy. Our approach draws on a long philosophical tradition, but brings this up to date applying it in a practical way to enable people to achieve greater wellbeing despite the demands, challenges, and frustrations of contemporary life.

The Existential Academy provides a yearlong foundation course designed to be closely integrated with the training courses provided by the New School of Psychotherapy and Counselling.

Short Courses and Workshops

2nd Aug '24 11.00 am – 1.00 pm

Participants will have the opportunity to explore and reflect on what non-religious pastoral care could mean for them personally and as a potential new career opportunity.
£ 30.00 £30.00 each

6th Sep '24 11.00 am – 1.00 pm

This workshop will introduce students to the mind-bending field that is working with addictions, the challenges and how to overcome them.
£ 30.00 £30.00 each

20th Sep '24 11.00 am – 2.00 pm

Join Professor Digby Tantam in challenging psychiatric norms and advocating for holistic mental health care.
£ 30.00 £30.00 each

4th Oct '24 11.00 am – 1.00 pm

This workshop will give an insight into the autistic experience.
£ 30.00 £30.00 each