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Solution-Focused Therapy (SFT) Training

Solution-Focused Therapy (SFT and SFBT) Training Courses.

The Association for Psychological Therapies (APT) is a leading provider of Solution-Focused Therapy (SFT) training courses throughout the UK and Ireland. Also known as Solution-Focused Brief Therapy (SFBT), the training is available for individuals and teams to attend and it is accredited by the APT. Delegates also receive the relevant level of APT accreditation depending on which course(s) they attend, as well as access to downloadable resources.

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The following courses are available:

The Association for Psychological Therapies (APT) provides the following training on Solution-Focused Therapy (SFT).

Solution-Focused Therapy Essentials

SFT Essentials (Solution-Focused Therapy).

Also known as SFBT (Solution-Focused Brief Therapy).

A 3-day course.

An approach to problems that is fundamentally positive and comes as a breath of fresh air to professionals and clients alike.

Another of APT's top courses, this aims to introduce you to the principles of SFT / SFBT in a way that gives you a firm grasp of them and enables you to use them in a safe and helpful way. You should become at home with the approach which is often seen as a 'breath of fresh air' both to client and professional, looking for and finding effective solutions for problems, rather than being sucked further and further into the problem itself.

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Solution-Focused Therapy Exam

APT's exam in Solution-Focused Therapy.

Also known as SFBT (Solution-Focused Brief Therapy).

Available to everybody.

This exam is available free of charge to those who have attended the APT course SFT Essentials, and for a fee to those who have attended similar training from another provider.

It is a web based exam with a high pass mark of 85% and gains you Level 2 in APT accreditation of Solution-Focused Therapy. If you don't pass first time you can review the course material and sit it again.

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Solution-Focused Therapy Masterclass

The Solution-Focused Therapy Masterclass.

Also known as SFBT (Solution-Focused Brief Therapy).

A 3-day course.

This course is available Onsite (we come to you and deliver it to a group of up to 15 delegates).

This is a course for people who have at least 6 months practice subsequent to receiving Level 3 APT-Accreditation (often much more). In lectures, the masterclass provides more depth on some of the topics in the Essentials course but is mainly focused on developing skill, based around the following components: listening to and making case presentations, watching video demos by others, role-play/real-play where you interview others and they interview you, and establishing a stable system for support and development for yourself in this area post course. The result is that you enhance your skill and technique, not just your knowledge. Successful completion also gains you APT's Level 4 accreditation in the subject.

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Where has the APT delivered training in the UK and Ireland?

The Association for Psychological Therapies has delivered training at the following locations (and more) in the British Isles.

SFT Accreditation and FAQs 

SFT Accreditation

SFT Accreditation.

The Association for Psychological Therapies offers various levels of accreditation to professionals who have completed APT training (or similar).

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View the most frequently asked questions about Solution-Focused Therapy (e.g. "What is Solution-Focused Therapy and how does it work?").

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