Certificate & Diploma in Analytical Psychology

The full training in Analytical Psychology offered by GAP comprises the Certificate Course in Analytical Psychology, a three-year course covering all the core theory of analytical psychology, completion of which is a requirement for entry into the Diploma in Analytical Psychology course, which is the clinical component of the training.

This training is open to individuals who meet the professional requirements of GAP.  Satisfactory completion of the training leads to candidates becoming fully certified Jungian Analysts and includes membership of the UKCP, IAAP and GAP.

NB. The application deadline for our January 2025 intake is 10 June 2024.

Course Information 2025

Awards Certificate in Analytical Psychology
Mode of Study Part-time (in-person with online aspects)

Certificate Course: 3 years
Diploma Course: 2-6 years (on average)

Location Seminars are held in various locations in London, or online when not held in-person, on Wednesday evenings weekly during term time from 5pm to 6.30pm (and sometimes 5pm-8pm). There are also generally 6 Saturday workshops each year (and potentially weekend-long in person events).
Start Date January 2025
Cost The estimated cost of training including the Introductory Course, Certificate Course and Diploma Course can be found here.
Entry Requirements

A minimum of 150 hours of analysis with a GAP trained member or with a recognised member of the International Association for Analytical Psychology (IAAP). Analysis must have extended over a period of not less than three years – or within the last three years – and include the six months prior to the application.

The GAP Introductory Course or its equivalent. Applicants with a long experience of Jungian analysis and who have also studied Jung’s work may be permitted to omit the Introductory Course and apply directly for the Certificate Course.

Entry is at a postgraduate level of competence or the equivalent.

An applicant should have one or more of the following to fulfill entry requirements:
a first degree, or

  • A relevant professional training, or
  • Accreditation of Prior Experiential Learning (APEL)

At least three consecutive years of work experience or relevant equivalent

Topics include

  • Fundamental concepts of Analytical Psychology
  • Analytic methods and approaches
  • The individuation process
  • Psychopathology
  • Religion and spirituality
  • Myth and symbolism
  • Professional and ethical attitudes in therapy
  • Transference and counter-transference
  • Dream interpretation
  • Fairy tale interpretation

Open Morning

If you are interested in the Certificate and Diploma in Analytical Psychology course and would like to learn more about it, you are warmly invited to attend an Open Morning to be held on Saturday 4th May 2024 from 10.30am – 12.00pm via Zoom. Please see our Events page for more details.

Further Information

For further information or if you have any questions, please contact the GAP Administrator at admin@analyticalpsychology.org  or call 0118 922 2993.