12 days over 8 modules
Dave Spenceley TSTA including one day co-
The contract for this group is that each session will focus on CTA exam preparation in the psychotherapy or counselling field.
In advance of each group meeting the members are invited to send:
The group meets for 8 modules each year with 12 days.
Dates for 2023: Times -
For information the EATA requirements for CTA qualification:
1) TA 101 certificate
2) An EATA training contract
3) A recommendation by their principal supervisor.
4) Has achieved a total of 2000 hours of professional development – with the following minimum requirements.
a. 750 hours of client contact –
i. For the psychotherapy field a minimum of 50 of the 750 must be with a couple or group.
ii. At least 500 of the 750 must be in TA
b. 600 hours of professional training (relevant to the field of practice) of which a minimum must be 300 TA
c. 150 hours of professional practice supervision:
i. Of which at least 75 hours must be with a PTSTA / TSTA
ii. Of which at least 40 hours must be with their principal supervisor.
d. 500 Additional professional development hours which are agreed with their principal supervisor.
EATA Training handbook: The details for all the TA training requirements, and all issues related to TA training, ethics, the core competencies expected of a CTA and a description of the examination process are available in the “EATA Training Handbook” – available for download from the EATA website: https://eatanews.org/exams/#handbook