Psychology & Counselling Courses in London and Online

We have a long-standing experience in offering a wide range of psychology, personal development and counselling courses. Courses range from introductory to professional levels of training and our experienced tutors are committed to personal and professional development themselves. Every year we introduce new courses, ensuring that there’s always something different to try.

Please note: applications for our Certificate in Counselling Skills (level 3) and Diploma in therapeutic counselling: integrative or person-centred pathways (level 4) will open on Monday 1 April 2019.

Thinking about a career in counselling? Read a Q&A with City Lit tutor Delrose Bowes.

Many of our courses are delivered online. For more information about our live online courses, please see our guide to online learning.

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  1. Psychology of Jung: explore your shadow

    Evening
    Course Date: Wed 28 Oct 2020
    Location on this date: Online
    The Swiss psychiatrist CG Jung was a pioneer of the soul and a great scholar of the 20th century. We will learn about his concepts and how they can help us in a quest for self-understanding and healing.

    This course will be delivered online. See the ‘What is the course about?’ section in course details for more information.
    Full fee: £139.00
    Senior fee: £139.00
    Concession: £85.00

  2. Social psychology

    Evening
    Course Date: Thu 29 Oct 2020
    Location on this date: Online
    Human-beings are inherently social and exist in complex interdependencies with each other. This has both psychological benefits and costs. How are we to understand these and other psychological dimensions of our social being?

    This course will be delivered online. See the ‘What is the course about?’ section in course details for more information.
    Full fee: £189.00
    Senior fee: £189.00
    Concession: £95.00

  3. Why I’m No Longer Talking To White People About Race (Reni Eddo-Lodge) White Privilege Unmasked: How to Be Part of the Solution (Judy Ryde)

    Evening
    Course Date: Mon 2 Nov 2020
    Location on this date: Online
    This 7-week book lecture draws on the texts; Why I’m No Longer Talking To White People About Race (Reni Eddo-Lodge) White Privilege Unmasked: How to Be Part of the Solution (Judy Ryde).

    This course will be delivered online. See the ‘What is the course about?’ section in course details for more information.
    Full fee: £89.00
    Senior fee: £89.00
    Concession: £89.00

  4. Unconscious bias

    Course Date: Fri 20 Nov 2020
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    “We all see only that which we are trained to see.” Robert Anton Wilson.

    We will explore how unconscious bias works in our personal lives and as therapists and begin to unveil these beliefs.

    This course takes place in the classroom, please follow this link to find out what we are doing to keep you safe: Staying COVID-19 secure at City Lit
    Full fee: £129.00
    Senior fee: £103.00
    Concession: £88.00

  5. Working with anger

    Working with anger

    Course Date: Fri 27 Nov 2020
    Location on this date: Online
    Anger as a core feeling seeks to communicate and is not something to be aimlessly expressed or hidden. Understand it better and help your clients give a clear and coherent voice to their anger. Suitable for therapists, helping professionals and trainees. This course is aimed at counsellors, other helping professionals and trainees. It is not aimed at people seeking help for the specific course subjects.

    This course will be delivered online. See the ‘What is the course about?’ section in course details for more information.
    Full fee: £89.00
    Senior fee: £71.00
    Concession: £54.00

  6. Introduction to Gestalt counselling

    Weekend
    Course Date: Sat 28 Nov 2020
    Location on this date: Online
    'Lose your head and come to your senses', recommended Fritz Perls, founder of the Gestalt approach. The emphasis is on being fully present in the here and now using role play, movement, body awareness and more.

    This course will be delivered online. See the ‘What is the course about?’ section in course details for more information.
    Full fee: £79.00
    Senior fee: £79.00
    Concession: £48.00

  7. Shamanic counselling: an introduction

    Weekend
    Course Date: Sun 29 Nov 2020
    Location on this date: Online
    Discover how the ancient practice of shamanism relates to modern psychotherapy and neuroscience. Explore how shamanic counselling uses the power of altered states of consciousness to resolve trauma and aid self development.

    This course will be delivered online. See the ‘What is the course about?’ section in course details for more information.
    Full fee: £139.00
    Senior fee: £111.00
    Concession: £95.00

  8. The Myth of Colour Blindness

    Course Date: Tue 1 Dec 2020
    Location on this date: Online
    The concept of colour blindness carries an assumption of a well-intentioned state of equality. However is this fact or a myth?

    This course will be delivered online. See the ‘What is the course about?’ section in course details for more information.
    Full fee: £79.00
    Senior fee: £63.00
    Concession: £54.00

  9. Ways into psychology

    Ways into psychology

    Evening
    Course Date: Tue 15 Sep 2020
    Location on this date: Online
    What motivates us? What is normal and who says so? What is intelligence? What is the unconscious? Discover psychology by exploring some of its major theories and applications. No prior knowledge required.

    This course will be delivered online. See the ‘What is the course about?’ section in course details for more information.
    Full fee: £189.00
    Senior fee: £189.00
    Concession: £95.00

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