We normally have two sets of Open Days (Spring and Autumn) each year to help you find out more about our professional training courses. From time-to-time, we have Virtual Open Days.  Make sure you sign-up for our Newsletter or complete the professional training enquiry form to hear about the latest Open Day events. 

Can’t wait for the next Open Days? Here are some resources that can help you in your research and decision on whether to apply for postgraduate training with HDS.

Watch this short video introducing our professional training at HDS.


If you have any questions, please complete the enquiry form and we will be more than happy to contact you with answers.Watch the videos and read the comments from our students. Hundreds of professionals have been equipped by HDS and have used the experience in their work as teachers, social workers and in other ‘people-facing’ professions.

What’s it like to study at HDS?

Watch our former student, Tim, tell us about his experience of studying at HDS.

Why choose HDS?

Watch our former student, Tim, tell us about why he chose to study with HDS.


Watch the videos and use our enquiry forms if you would like to ask any questions which our teaching staff will be delighted to answer.

Who’s it for?

Watch one of our teaching staff, Liz, tell us about who our Human Relations and Counselling courses are aimed at.


What to expect

Watch one of our teaching staff, Liz, tell us about what to expect if you choose to study our Human Relations and Counselling courses.


Got a question

Our teaching staff would be delighted to answer any questions you may have. Please click on the links below to complete an enquiry form.

Professional Doctorate in Child and Adolescent Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy

MSc Psychoanalytic Observation and Reflective Practice: Therapeutic Work with Children and Young People 

Diploma in Human Relations and Counselling

Foundations of Human Relations and Counselling 

Post Graduate Certificate in Counselling Children, Teenagers, Young Adults and Families 

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