Ethical Practice

Course Overview 

This training is for Psychotherapists, Counsellors, Coaches, NLP Practitioners and Trainees in these fields. This fascinating experiential and information-rich course provides a safe environment in which to explore the ethical basics of practice in psychotherapy. Attendance is recommended even if you are only using your psychotherapy, counselling, coaching and NLP skills in an occasional manner or as part of another professional application.

You can complete this course as Continuing Professional Development, and as a module of our Diploma in Contemporary Psychotherapy.


Course Aims 

  • To engage actively in today’s pressing issues regarding psychotherapy provision.

  • Application of this understanding to uphold rights, responsibilities and obligations.

  • Engage and manage supervision process.

  • Have a working familiarity with codes, regulation and complaints.

  • Expand awareness to apply ethical thinking in issues of difference and equality.

  • Integration of this knowledge to ensure self care and self development.

Course Content 

  • Contractual Management of Therapeutic Relationship.

  • Awareness of Self and Boundaries.

  • Processing Fear and Fallibility as a Professional.

  • Note Keeping and Confidentiality.

  • Dealing with Difficult Situations and Cases.

  • Use of Supervision and Supervision Monitoring.

  • Be able to apply Ethical Thinking in Issues of Difference and Equality.

  • Ethical Codes as Exercised Moral Muscle.

  • Management of Own Learning and Challenges.

  • Mistakes, Complaints, Reparation and Recovery.

  • Understanding your Personal Support System and Professional Network.

  • Practice Management and Development.

  • Awareness of Own Limitations and Opportunities for Growth.

Learning & assessment 

There is no formal assessment however participants however 90% attendence is required for a certificate of attendence.


Mike Shallcross
Mike Shallcross

M.A, MATS, MTh, FCMC, UKCP Registered Psychotherapist

Mike is a UKCP Registered Psychotherapist and Trainer. Mike has been a Trainer with the BeeLeaf Institute for several years and is renowned for his dynamic training style that is fun, safe and participative. Read more

Pamela Gawler-Wright
Pamela Gawler-Wright

MSc B.A. Hons., Dip. EHP, Adv. Dip. THP,  UKCP Registered Psychotherapist and Neuro-Linguistic Psychotherapist, Master and Certified Trainer in NLP, Clinical Supervisor. Trainer Member of ANLP, MNCP (Snr Accrd.)
Director of BeeLeaf

Pamela Gawler-Wright is a UKCP Registered Psychotherapist and has since 1994 been a trainer on many UKCP Accredited trainings across several modalities of training. As Director of Training for BeeLeaf, Pam created the Contemporary Psychotherapy qualifying training as a much needed professional path for today’s psychotherapist. Read more

Entry Requirements 

  • This training is for Psychotherapists, Counsellors, Coaches, NLP Practitioners and Trainees in these fields. 

  • You will be required to watch all webinars / complete reading and written activities and attend the 2 days of training in Central London. You will need access to a computer (PC or Mac), with good internet connection, sound & earphones.


Normal: £450

BeeLeaf Members: £400

Return Participant: £200 (For people who have already completed the BeeLeaf Ethics Course and are attending for a refresher)

Book with the other 2 Clinical Essentials ( Psychopathology and Human Development) for DISCOUNT of up to £150


What's included 

  • 2 days (9:30am - 5:30pm) of training at BeeLeaf House in London (includes light refreshments)

  • Webinars you can watch at your own pace.

  • Monitored follow-up activities

  • Comprehensive Colourful Learning Materials

  • Certificate of Attendance

How to Pay 

Use our secure online payment system or call us on 020 8983 9699. We accept all major credit and debit cards.

Payment Terms and Conditions 

All cancellations must be received in writing. If you cancel within 14 days of your booking being confirmed a full refund will be given. No refund will be given if you cancel more than 14 days after a booking has been confirmed and/or you have already received access to learning materials from BeeLeaf such as the webinars. In the unlikely event of BeeLeaf cancelling this training, you will be given a full refund. BeeLeaf and it’s Contractors will not be held responsible for any indirect or consequential loss. BeeLeaf reserve the right to make any changes to the course and it’s Personnel at any time.


Free parking is available at the training venue. Detailed instructions will be sent with booking confirmation.

Nearest stations on the London Underground are Mile End on Hammersmith and City, District   and Central lines; and Stepney Green on the Hammersmith and City and District lines.

Transport for London publish interactive maps showing Underground, Docklands Light Railway (DLR) and bus information.


Application Text 

Book and pay here now using our secure online payment system. Alternatively call 020 8983 9699. We accept all major credit and debit cards.

Contact Us 

  • If you would like to discuss any aspect of training with BeeLeaf call us on 020 8983 9699.
  • Send us an email and we aim to reply within 2 working days.
  • Write to us using the details here.