Please see Group Analysis North website for full course details.

This one year course, follows on from the Foundation Course and leads towards the status of Groupwork Practitioner and Associate Membership of the Institute of Group Analysis (IGA).

The course takes place over eleven weekends during a year and is part of a training community which includes students on the Qualifying Course and those in their Foundation year. 

All students studying for the Manchester Diploma in Groupwork Practice receive group analytic psychotherapy as an integral part of their training experience. 


The fees for 2020-21 are £5,840 (therapy fees included) with an early bird rate of £5,695 for applications received by 31st March 2020.  Fees can be paid in 11 monthly instalments.


Fees include all elements of the training:

·         Work reflection groups (30 hours)

·         Seminars (20 seminars)

·         Personal group therapy (50 sessions per year)

·         Large Group (20 per year)

·         The National Learning Experience weekend

·         Four full day Friday workshops

·         Membership of the Group Analytic Society (including access to Group Analysis journal on-line)

There is an additional, non-refundable, selection fee of £250 payable on application.

Contact: Course Administrator, Bethan Marreiros: 01204 84 0909 |

Venue: Group Analysis North, Newlands Medical Centre, 315 Chorley New Road, Bolton, Greater Manchester, BL1 5BP


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