Level 5 diploma in working with sex addiction

23rd August 2024 - 18th January 2025, 10.00am - 4.30pm
Counsellors and trainees
£1,800 (6-module course and cost is of accreditation and 1 years ATSAC membership)

Course approved by ATSAC (association for the treatment of sex addiction and compulsivity). Students can join as a student member throughout the course and will then be eligible for qualified membership following completion. This membership comes with benefits such as free CPD events, access to the annual conference, a quarterly journal and your details on the Counselling Directory.

Level 5 diploma accredited by CPCAB.

This course is a six-module course run online via Zoom (10 am to 4:30 pm) on the following dates:

  • Module one - August 23rd and 24th.
  • Module two - September 13th and 14th.
  • Module three - October 11th and 12th.
  • Module four - November 8th and 9th.
  • Module five - December 6th and 7th.
  • Module six - January 17th and 18th 2025.

This accredited course provides training for professionals to work with individuals and couples for whom sex addiction (sexual compulsivity) is an issue.

Students will be given a comprehensive understanding of the various treatment options for working with sex addiction involving non-offending behaviour. A variety of teaching methods will be used, including teaching input, experiential work, role play and use of video.

On completion of the course, trainees will be able to:

  • Define sex addiction and understand its presentation and aetiology.
  • Make an informed sex addiction assessment and decisions about suitability for therapy.
  • Work ethically with sex addicts and be aware of legal issues and disclosure.
  • Develop treatment strategies that include addressing underlying causes and relapse prevention.
  • Provide support for partners and work with couples on restoring their couple relationship.

We have a combined experience of 20 years working within this area of expertise as well as being members of the board of trustees for ATSAC.

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