The BICA Training Team offers courses for all levels of knowledge a experience amongst infertility counsellors and also courses for other colleagues wishing to understand more fully the role of counsellors in this setting. The team aims to specify to whom each training event is best suited.
Please contact by email the main trainer (her name is always given with the course) for further information.
Please note, BICA members need to log in before they register in order to get the members discount
For more information contact email@example.com. You can book on-line for training events.
forthcoming BICA Training Programme
Complex Issues - surrogacy and donation - BICA WorkshopFri 31st Jan '14 (All day)
Complex Issues: surrogacy and donation
31st January 2014
10.00 – 4.30
Registration from 9.30
At Resource Centre, 356 Holloway Road, London N7 6PA
(This workshop was planned to be in the north of England but for the convenience of invited speakers we have had to choose a London venue. We apologise to our colleagues who live in the north)
Facilitators: Jennie Hunt & Suzanne Dark
This is a workshop for counsellors and therapists who work in the field of infertility. The programme balances teaching with experiential learning. It aims to ensure that fertility counsellors have a sound knowledge of the legal framework, are aware of the potential risks, have insight into the issues that surrogates, intended parents, donors and recipients face and the skills to undertake this complex work.
The day will comprise:
Nicola Scott, Fertility Law Specialist, Natalie Gamble Associates
Small group work exploring the experience of surrogacy from the perspective of the surrogate, her partner and children, and the intended parents
Case discussions on legal parenthood
Reflections on the counsellor’s role
Fees: BICA members’ £125 or £105 Early bird before 08/01/2014*
Non-members £145 or £125 Early Bird before 08/01/2014*
To book your place visit the BICA website at: www.bica.net
For further information contact Suzanne Dark, Telephone: 07941639015
BICA Introductory Course for Counsellors working in Licensed Treatment Centres or related settingsFri 27th Jun '14 (All day) - Sat 28th Jun '14 (All day)
BICA Introductory Course for Counsellors working in Licensed Treatment Centres or related settings
A foundation course for counsellors working in HFEA Licensed Centres and also counsellors who are working with infertility issues in other relevant settings. It can be used towards BICA accreditation.
Facilitators: Jennie Hunt & Janet Owen
Friday 27th and Saturday 28th June 2014
To provide an overview of the context and range of issues surrounding work with clients who are experiencing infertility
The two days include:-
Counselling in an HFEA Licensed Clinic
Fees: BICA members’ £245 or £215 Early bird before 30/05/14
Non-members £255 or £230 Early Bird before 30/05/2014
(Discounts added at checkout.)
To register and book please visit the BICA website at: www.bica.net
For further information please contact:
firstname.lastname@example.org or telephone - 07951579785