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Psychoanalysis Studies Diploma Course

Correspondence Courses

1. CMA Recognised & Registered Open College Diploma Course

2. SFTR Accredited Open College Diploma Course

3. SHTC Accreditation Upon successful completion of this course you will be entitled to apply for Accreditation & Membership with the SHTC. Click Logo for details.

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An easily digested course.

This easily read and understandable course is very useful to a large proportion of health care professionals as well as the 'general-lay public' and complete beginners with an interest in Sigmund Freud and Psychoanalysis

This course provides profound interpretations of prominent psychoanalytic theorists such as Sigmund Freud, Klein, Kristeva. Lacan, Winnicott, Kohut, Laplanche.

Upon completion of this course the student, you, will have a far greater and deeper understanding of yourself and how others think, more importantly why you think the way you do. This is an excellent course for students considering future work in therapy or for those whose current work position may require any form of therapy skills or related.

This course is ideal for complete beginners and those who already have therapeutic experience/background in other therapy fields etc. Many students who enrol onto this course are Social workers, Drug workers, Nurses, Carers, Mental Health Workers, Lawyers, Psychologists, Psychotherapists, Psychiatrists, Doctors, GPs, Solicitors, Shop Workers, Labourers, Office Workers, Police, Factory Staff, Colleges, Institutes, unemployed and many other multidisciplinary therapists and non therapists, (to many to mention) have taken this distance learning, homestudy course in Psychoanalysis studies.

Once this course has been completed the student is entitled to use the letters Dip.Psychoanalysis MOC & MSFTR after your name.


Human development and Sigmund Freud

The Self

Modern Culture and Its Repression



Psychoanalytic feminism

Object relations, kleinian theory, self-psychology

Subjects of desire

Human and early development

The dislocating world of postmodernism

Psychoanalysis as theory

Course duration - average 6 months home study.


  • In-depth text book on Psychoanalysis

  • Test papers - presentation clamp folder

  • Detailed instructional study guide

  • Study time log of your hours undertaken for records/proof of study course hours undertaken

  • Free deep relaxation CD

  • A4 size membership wall display certificate into the college. Allowing you the use of MOC after your name

  • 2nd A4 size membership wall display certificate into the SFTR. Allowing you the use of MSFTR after your name

    This course contains all the course materials needed to complete your study in Psychoanalysis Studies.

    Enrolment & other payment Instructions located here.

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