Upcoming Courses

Professional Boundaries in Practice 16th November 2020

Please note, all our fixed-date courses are now being run live online.

This new course is only for people facing significant issues or concerns about any aspect of professional boundaries, including where there is a complaint.  The course covers the fundamentals of boundary theory and practice, introducing participants to core knowledge from experience, from research and literature, helping to develop and enhance practice.

Who Is The Course For?

This course is for people who have had an concern raised or complaint received in relation to professional boundaries.  It provides information about boundary theory and practice.

Please note that it is not a substitute for our three-day intensive courses, which provide the focused individual attention needed to demonstrate remediation. The three-day courses are set up to provide an intensive reflective space where new insights are possible and where work is done to assist in demonstrating insight and action.

If you are looking for training on professional boundaries and this situation does not apply to you please contact us about the ‘Introduction to Professional Boundaries’ course instead.

Learning Methods Include

  • Pre-course reading
  • Knowledge sharing
  • Evidence from research
  • The role of values
  • Risks
  • Poetry
  • Film and TV Clips
  • Group discussion
  • Working in pairs
  • Playing The Professionalism Game®.

Content Includes

  • Boundary Theory
  • Purpose
  • Definitions and Core Principles
  • Power & Vulnerability
  • Practitioner Self-disclosure
  • Use of Physical Touch
  • Attraction
  • Dual Relationships

The Professionalism Game® is our proprietary board game, developed over many years of delivering training on boundaries. It includes a set of scenarios which prompt discussion around core boundary topics and helps bring together learning from the rest of the session. It is available to purchase under licence – further information on this page.

Goals & Intended Outcomes


09:00 for 09:15 – circa 17:15

Booking Process & Fee

The price for the course is £500 [including VAT] and a place is secured when payment is made.  All bookings are made in agreement with our terms and conditions. Payment is by bank transfer and places can be held for 5 days to enable payments to be made.

Upcoming Courses

Professional Boundaries in Practice 16th November 2020