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Tuesday, 18 October 2016

New DVD - Brainspotting: Processing Trauma without Talking About It

Symptoms of unprocessed trauma–including dissociation, numbing, and chronic anxiety–are notoriously difficult to eliminate through talk therapy, since the overwhelmed brain is unable to process verbal information about the events.
But Brainspotting, a brain-based method of clearing trauma blockage, without their having to talk about it, nurtures clients’ capacity for natural self-healing.

In our new release you will learn Brainspotting techniques through observation, a demonstration, and participating in a practicum.


“Brainspotting is a remarkable, sophisticated, flexible addition to the therapeutic toolkit of any psychotherapist.” Norman Doidge, MD, FRCPC, Author of The New York Times Best-seller, The Brain That Changes Itself


Save £10 today. Offer expires at midday 19 October 2016.

Tuesday, 11 October 2016

The Mindful Therapist with Daniel Siegel – New

The study of neural integration — how we can promote the linkage of differentiated areas of the nervous system through the focus of our attention — reveals that we can develop scientifically-based practices to develop our own well-being and presence as therapists. Mindsight is a term used to denote the skill of sensing the internal world and then shaping that flow of energy and information toward integration.

Featuring Dr Dan Siegel

In this seminar, you will come to understand the science behind Mindsight and the practical applications of this approach. You will learn both experiential exercises and fundamental concepts that can significantly enhance therapeutic practice.
This seminar recording reveals how you can enhance your efficacy by deepening your ability to be present in the therapeutic relationship.
Learn how cultivating presence can transform your work with your clients and the impact it can have on your own life.

Dr Daniel J. Siegel, is the leading authority on interpersonal neurobiology. His work is changing our understanding of the brain and improving the outcomes of psychotherapy. Mindsight comes from his years of research and clinical practice in the areas of mindfulness, neuroscience and attachment. Daniel Goleman, Ph.D., author of Emotional Intelligence, compares the potential of Mindsight to Darwin’s theory of evolution and Freud’s theory of the unconscious.

Introductory Offer:

Save today on this full seminar DVD set that gives you 6 CPD hours:
£40 off for the next 24 hours.

Offer valid until midday 12 October 2016.

Catch up with other DVDs featuring Dr Siegel:
All with 20% discount this week.

Enjoy your viewing.

Friday, 30 September 2016

Three Days Only – 50% off all DVDs on Positive Psychology

For three days only we are offering a 50% discount on training DVDs and audio CDs related to the field of POSITIVE PSYCHOLOGY and its applications to therapy.

Featuring: Martin Seligman, Bill O’Hanlon and Paul Grantham.

Offer expires at midnight on Sunday 2 October.

Do not miss it – act swiftly.

Tuesday, 27 September 2016

Positive Therapy Seminar and Webcast – last chance to book

This is just a quick note to let you know that we still have a few places available on

POSITIVE THERAPY SEMINAR at BPS, London or Interactive Live Webcast on Friday 30 September 2016


This seminar will NOT be repeated in webcast format in 2017.
This is your last chance to participate in this event from the comfort of your own home.

If you have done with us in the past MOTIVATIONAL INTERVIEWING OR SOLUTION FOCUSED THERAPY training – you are on your way to BPS Approved CERTIFICATE IN RESOURCE BASED THERAPIES.

Positive Therapy seminar – is an essential part of this Certificate.

Book now – there is  not much time left.

See you on Friday,

Kind regards

Neuroscience & Physiology of Trauma – New

Our new instalment in the series “Psychotherapy for the 21st Century” this week is:

Featuring Dr Robert Scaer and Dr Stephen Porges.

In this comprehensive interview, Scaer literally covers the entire Trauma Spectrum (incidentally, that’s also the name of his most recent book): from the biological nature of trauma to the acute physical, emotional psychological symptoms it creates and on into the medical issues and disorders that are so often part of trauma’s clinical picture.

Following Scaer’s extended interview, trauma’s adopted son, Stephen Porges, gives us a detailed description of his polyvagal theory; how it relates to the experience of stress and resultant responses-fight/flight freeze; and its applicability for better outcomes in trauma treatment.


Save £8 today!

Offer ends at midday 28 September 2016.

Missed our previous promotions? You might find them in our VIP zone:

Wednesday, 21 September 2016

New Online Course: Personal Awareness and Ethical Behaviour in CBT

We are very excited to present to you our new online course:


Based on a live training day, the online course offers you video recordings of the course tutor, a clear view of all the slides used on the day, an opportunity to print out the handouts, and additional reading materials.

With quizzes, tests, refreshment breaks and a facility to print out your own BPS Approved Certificate (7 CPD hours) at the end – this is a new and exciting way to learn in the comfort of your own location, at your own pace and at a fraction of a price of a face-to-face course.

Don’t forget, this course is a module of the Master Practitioner Diploma in CBT and counts towards its completion.

To check out our other online courses go to:

Thank you for your continuous interest and support.

Tuesday, 20 September 2016

Creating School Based Interventions – New

Within a field of child therapy strong instructional guides for working with parents and teachers are not very common. To be effective with children, therapists must also learn how to influence the system at a higher level; this insightful video offers compelling strategies for doing just that.

In our new DVD release Dr Jon Carlson and Dr Don Dinkmeyer draw upon their combined decades of experience to demonstrate necessary skills for creating school-based interventions.


In this DVD you’ll find essential tools for working with the belief systems that govern many adult-child interactions, and discover tangible ways to support adults in making positive changes:
-          Carlson and Dinkmeyer introduce the video with a brief overview of key consultation theories and the skills needed to work with “managers” of the system, including alliance building and informative psychoeducation.

-          You’ll then watch each clinician conduct a series of real consultations, ranging from meetings with individual teachers to parent-child pairs and finally, a group of five mothers. Carlson and Dinkmeyer eschew the traditional “identified patient” model so often brought to therapy, and throughout the video, they emphasize the role of the adult’s response to the child as central to effective change.

Introductory offer:

Only today save over £10 off the RRP:

Offer ends at midday on 21 September 2016.

Missed previous offers? Visit our VIP zone:

Happy viewing.

Wednesday, 7 September 2016

New DVD – Windy Dryden on Perfectionism

To celebrate the beginning on a new academic year we are very pleased to present to you our brand new production:


Are things never quite good enough … no matter what you do?
Do you believe that anything less than perfection is terrible?

Perfectionism is a fast-track route to unhappiness and has been strongly associated with depression and eating disorders amongst other mental health problems. Rigid standards that are impossible to meet and a strongly negative internal critic creates a toxic mix that can have a chronic pathological effect.

This DVD demonstrates bestselling author and therapist Professor Windy Dryden using CBT with a client who suffers from these very problems. Observe how he expertly guides the client to understanding how their current life strategies compound her problems and then how he guides her to a constructive route to solving them.

The structure of this DVD:
-          Consultant Clinical Psychologist Paul Grantham interviews Professor Windy Dryden on his perspective of helping clients struggling with problems relating to perfectionism. Professor Dryden shares his views and ideas on the topic mainly concentrating on the application of CBT to work with this group of clients.

-          This is then followed by an expert demonstration of the use of the principles discussed in the interview by Prof. Dryden working with in a LIVE client session with a REAL client. The session starts, unfolds and finishes in front of the viewer. Prof. Dryden does not have any additional information about the client before he starts the session.

-          After the session, Consultant Clinical Psychologist Paul Grantham interviews Professor Windy Dryden again, analysing and deconstructing key aspects of the session.

Buy today with £10 off the regular price.

Offer valid until midday 8 September 2016.

Enjoy your viewing.

Thursday, 25 August 2016

Summer sale ends on 31 August plus Price increase from 1 September

We hope you had a nice summer break and ready for a new training year.

Just want to let you know that our Summer Sale is still on – it ends on 31 August 2016.

Don’t miss this opportunity to purchase your training DVDs that come with CPD certificates at reduced prices AND AHEAD of a price increase on 1 September 2016.

As you know we distribute hundreds of training DVDs from our American partners and with change in currency exchange rates we will have to adjust our prices accordingly. This change will take place on 1 September and all DVDs from our USA colleagues will go up in price.

Beat the price increase. Order your copy now.

Wednesday, 24 August 2016

New dates for 2017 are now available for booking

Dear colleague,

Hope you had a nice summer break and ready for your new training year.

I am writing to let you know that new dates for 2016 – 2017 are now available for booking.

You can find them all here:

For Master Practitioner Diploma in CBT dates go here:

Looking forward to welcoming you on our courses.

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