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Certificate in Integrative Psychotherapy (IP)



Transform Your Therapy Practice

Emotional and cultural intelligence are essential tools for therapists who offer virtual therapy or work increasingly with clients from across the globe.

Integrative Psychotherapy provides a framework that places the client at the heart of the therapeutic process. It combines the four pillars of psychotherapy, with evidence-based practices and teaches therapists how to create personalised and holistic treatment plans that address the diverse and complex needs of each client.


This Specialist Certificate takes the process one step further.

Therapists will discover the tools that help their clients address the sometimes invisible and unspoken challenges that may emerge during the therapeutic process. 

These include:

  1. Client-Centred approaches

  • The right for individual expression

  • Racial, gender and sexual norms and prejudices

  • Cultural isolation and dissonance

  • The sometimes invisible impact of family systems

  • Expressing individuality amidst societal and filial pressure

  • Childhood trauma and how it can affect adult lives

  1. Therapeutic Framework

Therapists today work with clients from a wide range of backgrounds and experiences. Integrative Psychotherapy (IP) blends techniques from various therapy models to create a holistic, personalised framework for each client

These include:

  • Cognitive-behavioural

  • Psychodynamic

  • Humanistic

  • Systems approaches

  • Medical model

  • Personalised spiritual considerations and belief systems

This course emphasises flexibility, a mix of techniques, and strong therapeutic relationships to achieve successful treatment outcomes. There will be an opportunity to revisit the cornerstones of psychotherapeutic practice with newly acquired insights.

  1. Effective Communication: Understanding cultural nuances and emotional expressions helps therapists communicate more effectively with clients from diverse backgrounds, ensuring that messages are accurately conveyed and received.

  2. Building Trust and Rapport: Cultural sensitivity and emotional awareness foster trust and rapport, making clients feel understood and respected, which is essential for a successful therapeutic relationship.

  3. Personalised Care: Therapists can tailor their approaches to fit the cultural and emotional contexts of their clients, leading to more effective and personalised treatment plans.

  4. Reducing Misunderstandings: Cultural and emotional intelligence helps therapists avoid misunderstandings and misinterpretations that can arise from cultural differences, ensuring that therapy sessions are productive and beneficial.

  5. Enhanced Empathy: Being emotionally and culturally intelligent allows therapists to empathise with clients’ unique experiences and perspectives, improving the overall therapeutic experience.

  6. Global Competence: As clients become more globally mobile, therapists equipped with cultural and emotional intelligence can better serve a diverse clientele, staying relevant and effective in a rapidly changing world.










What is Special About this Course

  • Presented through live-sharing virtual sessions

  • Open to students from across the globe creating a vibrant learning community

  • Offers a safe space for individual learning and exploration

  • Led by therapists who are experienced in teaching and working in multi-cultural arenas

  • Internationally recognised

  • Provides a route to the Advanced Practitioner in Integrative Psychotherapy



The course is delivered through an exciting six weekends of discussion, reflection and case sharing. Therapists will have an opportunity to explore personal considerations, revisit prior learning, grow individually, acquire the confidence to work with multicultural communities and take their practice to the next level.

By the end of the course, students will have developed their own individualised framework to integrate diverse approaches into a powerful and compassionate therapeutic approach that addresses the individual and holistic needs of the client.


Who Is This Course For?

This course is designed for qualified and or working therapists from diverse professional backgrounds wishing to expand their practice to:

  • Work more effectively with clients from diverse backgrounds.

  • Embrace virtual therapy and global therapeutic practice

  • Understand how a client's family background can affect them.

  • Learn to address attachment issues.

  • Provide personalised care for each client.

Course Details

  • Duration: A 3-month cutting-edge course

  • Format: 7 weekend live virtual lectures

  • Eligibility:

    • Professional Diploma in Psychotherapy, Counselling, or Clinical Hypnotherapy

    • Healthcare or medical qualification with relevant experience

    • A minimum of 50 hours of post-qualification experience

    • Professional membership in an approved society

Virtual Delivery

Our course combines live online sessions that create the flexibility to fit into your busy schedule.

  • Live & Interactive: Participate in live webinars, practical exercises, and discussions with your lecturer and classmates.

  • Learn Anytime, Anywhere: Access video lectures, downloadable resources, and collaborative forums whenever you need them.

  • Never Miss a Beat: All live sessions are recorded, so you can revisit them at your convenience.

  • Hands-on Learning: Safe space group and personalised learning support through interactive exercises, group tutorials, and experience sharing.


Part of the Advanced Diploma in Integrative Psychotherapy (APDIP) Program

This specialist certificate is an integral part of the LCCH Advanced Diploma in Integrative Psychotherapy (APDIP) program.

Request our brochure today to explore how this Specialist Certificate can help build your standing as a globally recognised therapist.


Payment Method


  • Early registration: £670

  • Normal fee: £870

  • You may book a place to this course with deposit of £230.

Special discount: If you have a discount code, please enter the code at checkout.


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