Nottingham Certificate in Reflective Practice & Pastoral Supervision

Please note the October 2017 intake is now full however the course will run again from October 2018 to June 2019. Dates will be available in early 2018.

Six 2-day Workshops   Course Fee: £836

Who is the course for?

This course has been running for six years and is designed for:

  • Ordained and Lay Ministers
  • Spiritual Directors and Chaplains
  • Pastoral Care Team Leaders
  • Counsellors, Psychotherapists and Clinical Supervisors

How do I qualify?

This course is suitable for you if:

  • You are currently engaged in pastoral and ministerial work in your context
  • You have supervisory responsibilities within your setting
  • You have at least 2 separate situations in which you offer pastoral supervision
  • You have good listening skills
  • You comply with your professional Code of Ethics

What will I gain on completion?

On successful completion:

  • You will be able to give and receive pastoral supervision, working as a reflective practitioner with individuals and groups
  • You will have met the training criteria for accreditation by APSE
  • The award of ‘Certificate in Reflective Practice & Pastoral Supervision’ is made by the Institute of Pastoral Counselling (
  • The course is recognised by APSE, by the Institute for Pastoral Supervision & Reflective Practice ( and endorsed by the Diocese of Southwell & Nottingham


Who are the course facilitators?

Margaret Bazely, Anissa Chung, Chrissie Hosking & Ruth Layzell

All are members/accredited by APSE and practising pastoral therapists and supervisors


Where does it take place?

The course is delivered at Sherwood Psychotherapy Training Institute, Nottingham NG1


What are the course dates?

To be confirmed in early 2018


How to apply?

To obtain more course information, see the course brochure at