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Professional TA Training with YTCi in Chapel Allerton, Leeds

On all courses using TA philosophy and practice we will create a supportive atmosphere in which you can safely develop professionally and personally.

The training is process orientated offering you the opportunity for personal reflection on areas which have an impact on your professional work developing your professional skills and techniques, including theoretical input, discussions, supervision and self experience.

You will learn TA concepts and methodology - you will develop your skills and competence in analysis, contracting and develop strategies for planning psychotherapeutic or coaching interventions effectively when working with individuals, couples, groups and teams.

Description of the aims and methodology of TA training at YTCi - pdf file

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Stages of TA training at YTCi:

YTCi training courses - 2016

Introduction to Transactional Analysis - the “official TA 101 course” - May 4/ 5th 2016

Foundation Course - the first year of the Diploma course - Understanding TA theory in practice and applications. - Commencing January 2016 - it is still possible to join this group even though it has already commenced please contact Dave.

Diploma in TA Psychotherapy applications - a 3 year diploma course, accredited nationally by UKATA

Professional TA Training with YTCi  -

After 25 years we have sadly decided to close the ongoing TA psychotherapy training group in Leeds and to focus on limited special workshops in Leeds and developing the work, psychotherapy training and coaching training in Romania.

TA Training and professional development - Ideal for CPD!

3 special groups:

1) March 4 / 5th (weekend) - Dreams and reflections in TA psychotherapy.

2) June 1 / 2nd (Thurs / Fri) – Healing relationships in TA psychotherapy – individual, couples and group work.

3) September 2 / 3rd (weekend) – Transgenerational and Cultural Script patterns and their impact on our lives; are our script stories a chain round our necks or a meaningful and supportive narrative?

Coaching and Leadership certificate from the DGTA and YTCi - 2 years course - you can attend this course without attending the TA foundation year. If you are interested in the coaching and leadership course then find the details at

Six stages of training and development in the learning process: In this model the first three areas are seen as beginning stages, with the second three stages as being advanced. This model is based on an article by Bruce Loria 1983 TAJ, in which he quotes early educational works.