PERSONAL CONSTRUCT PSYCHOLOGY ASSOCIATION
PCPA is the representative body for PCP in the UK. It is a member of UKCP which is one of the major regulators of Psychotherapy in the UK.
PCPA aims to be a melting pot of ideas, information and experience, in addition to its role within Psychotherapy and Counselling.
Recent workshops include:
• Dreams led by Mary Frances
• Idiographic Assessment led by David Green
• Drama with Bryn Jones
• Resistance to Change and Life Stories led by Helen Jones
• Reflections on PCP led by Sally Robbins
• Review of papers from the EPCA conference in Bruno
• Constructivist approaches to Stress
• Working with Families using PCP-Interviewing methods led by Professor Harry Procter
In the spring of 2015 the first cycle of a two year internet-based Diploma in PCP and a short internet-based course in Constructivist Approaches to Coaching were completed.
PCPA is also starting to produce web-based PCP resources. The first of these is now available on You Tube: Professor Harry Procter demonstrating and elaborating Qualitative grids:
The PCPA Board is organised into “Communities of Practice”, with each community having a lead representative. The communities identified so far are:
Organisational: John Fisher - John.m.fisher @ blueyonder.co.uk
Educational: Chris Walker - firstname.lastname@example.org
Children: Heather Moran - email@example.com
Clinical / Therapy: Adele Pile - firstname.lastname@example.org and Diane Allen - email@example.com
Foundation and Regional courses: Sally Robbins - firstname.lastname@example.org
Diploma Courses: Alan Thomson - email@example.com
The function of the Board is now to coordinate and integrate a wide range of activities, within each community of practice, and to continue to provide a wide range of courses that deliver PCP focused development.
If you are interested in PCPA activities please contact me, or any of the Community of Practice leads.
Peter Cummins: Chair: firstname.lastname@example.org