WMIP members offer psychotherapy for people who are experiencing many kinds of difficulties in their lives, and you will find a list of member psychotherapists, by county, here. Most of our members practice in the West Midlands, Worcestershire and Warwickshire, but we also have many members around the country including Leicestershire, Derbyshire, Northamptonshire, Cambridgeshire, Yorkshire and Scotland. We also provide a Referral Service and offer initial consultations and a reduced fee therapy scheme.
If you have any questions please contact WMIP by email or phone or complete our enquiry form.
Tavistock Clinic has published recent research that shows psychoanalytical psychotherapy helps people suffering from severe depression. It's proven to have an enduring positive impact. About the research on the Tavistock Institute website >>
Our collaboration with the Birmingham Literature Festival continues this year with an "in conversation" between Alf McFarland of WMIP and Barbara Taylor, author of The Last Asylum.
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WMIP run regular CPD events and seminars, including monthly meetings on Monday evenings. Some events are open to the public.
Currently there are two training programmes offered, both of which lead to UKCP (United Kingdom Council for Psychotherapy) Registration and BPC (British Psychoanalytic Council) Accreditation as a psychotherapist. The Qualifying Training Courses are:
Jungian psychoanalyst Murray Stein explores questions such as "What is the difference between religiosity and spirituality?" and "Does it make a difference if the therapist has religious commitments?"