Universities Training College

The Universities Training College (UTC) consists of direct members and clinical members registered through our member organisation Universities Psychotherapy and Counselling Association (UPCA).

UTC brings together a wide range of university counselling and psychotherapy programmes encompassing a diverse range of modalities and experience. It aims to improve the standards of academic psychotherapeutic training and education. UTC provides a forum for the further development of an academic research base for psychotherapeutic counselling and psychotherapy through university-based training programmes. 

UTC strives to ensure that direct members and our member organisation UPCA are fully supported in order to protect the public by promoting safe and ethical psychotherapy and psychotherapeutic counselling practice.

Approved Training Programmes:

Birmingham City University 
Brighton University
Newman University
New School of Psychotherapy and Counselling (NSPC)
Oxford University
Roehampton University
Southern Association for Psychotherapy and Counselling (SAFPAC)

Contact Information:

Universities Psychotherapy and Counselling Association (UPCA)
Website:  www.upca.org.uk
Telephone: 07806 804508  
Email UPCA Administration: admin@upca.org.uk
Email UTC Administration: utc@ukcp.org.uk
Call UTC: 07817 457916
Chair: Professor Del Loewenthal
Vice Chair: Dr Julia Cayne

07817 457916