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Join us for our summer seminars.

Here at The Ellesmere Centre for Psychotherapy Training, we are excited to offer a series of mini-workshops introducing you to Transactional Analysis and its core concepts and theory.    These workshops are on a donation only basis, will be live and interactive. We will use Zoom as the delivery...

Open Evenings

Looking to train as a Counsellor or Psychotherapist? To find out when our next open night is and to book your place, visit >> The Ellesmere Centre Open Nights   Want to make a difference helping others with their mental health?   This kind of career can be…   Tremendously Rewarding Challenging...

Integrative Trauma

AN INTEGRATIVE APPROACH TO WORKING WITH TRAUMA Both sides of the Relationship 26th March 2019 – £80   “Trauma is a psychophysical experience, even when the traumatic event causes no direct bodily harm.” – Rothschild   It is my belief that trauma lies at the heart of most psychological distr...

The Centre

The Ellesmere Centre is a well established and highly regarded centre for counselling, psychotherapy and therapist training in Hull. As a registered training establishment we provide many courses and training events from introductory level workshops to certificate level counselling courses and a ...


BACP BASIC YP COMPETENCES Saturday 24th and Sunday 25th February, 2018 930am to 430pm (Both Days) Cost: ₤140 In 2016, BACP created Basic competences for practitioners working with children and young people (CYP). These were designed for students on adult client oriented training courses who beg...

New website

Hi, We hope you like the new mobile friendly website. It gives us many more options for updating and adding features in the future.

Kathie Hostick

Psychothotherapist and Director of Training at the Ellesmere

John Bradley

Counsellor and Children and Young People Course Facilitator

Mike Hostick

Partnership Manager, Finance and Website I have worked behind the scenes at the Ellesmere Centre throughout its history mainly looking after the finances and the website. I have become increasingly involved in the process of change as the centre has divided to form two separate business entitie...

Counselling Training

Diploma in Integrative & Transactional Analysis Psychotherapeutic Counselling at The Ellesmere Centre