Psychotherapy and Counselling in the West Midlands

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.

Recent research that shows psychoanalytical psychotherapy helps

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 >>

News & Events

Marilyn MillerMarilyn Miller: "The homosexual male who wanted to be a father" - a clinical seminar for WMIP professionals

Saturday 28 April

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Brinsop Court, Hertfordshire

Creative Dreamwork & WMIP
A Residential Summer Intensive
13-20 July

For WMIP members: Further details on WMIP members' website>>

Short Course - Understanding Symbol Formation

6 Saturdays throughout June and December

Marilyn Miller leads the group discussing classic and other readings on the development of symbol formation in connection with ongoing clinical work.

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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:

JTC Public Lecture
Ann Shearer: Why don't psychotherapists laugh? Enjoyment and the consulting room
Saturday 12 May 2018

This talk wonders what fuels such a persistent bias towards the tragic, how this has influenced the development of theory, and how this in turn might affect therapeutic practice.

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