You'll usually need to complete a training course like a master's degree in psychotherapy.
Funding may be available for some full-time masters courses taking 1 to 2 years. Most part-time postgraduate psychotherapy courses take at least 4 years. Check with your course provider to see if there’s any funding available.
You'll usually need:
- a degree in a relevant subject for postgraduate study
experience of working with children or vulnerable adults