A little more about us. The TA Training Organisation was established to offer high quality training in transactional analysis. The team offer a rich mixture of varied clinical experience along with business focus which means the programmes we offer are relevant to practicing transactional analysis in the UK today.
We offer a range of training including counselling and psychotherapy and continuing professional development programmes in Transactional Analysis.
The training includes introductory level courses, practitioner, counselling certificate and diploma courses and a European and UK accredited programme in Transactional Analysis psychotherapy, an Exam Preparation Group and a wide range of CPD activities.
We established TA Training Organisation in 2014 combining the experience and expertise of trainers Andy Williams and Lin Cheung. Lin and Andy are passionate about working with people who want to explore and develop themselves. They offer training and supervision in transactional analysis psychotherapy and counselling that enables people to develop a career in working therapeutically with people as a counsellor or psychotherapist.
TA Training Organisation is a registered training institute under UKATA who are a member of HIPs (Humanistic and Integrative Psychotherapies) and a member organisation of UKCP. (UK Council for Psychotherapy
Andy Williams TSTA (P) MA CTA (P) CTAT (P) is a BACP Senior Accredited Counsellor/Psychotherapist and UKCP Registered Psychotherapist. He is also a qualified CBT practitioner and a Teaching and Supervising Transactional Analyst (TSTA) and trainer. Andy runs his own private counselling, psychotherapy and CBT practice as well as a range of therapy-related training courses. Andy is an experienced supervisor who offers 1 to 1 and group supervision. Find out more by clicking here.
Andy also runs a once a month CPD and Reflective Practice Group for post-diploma and experienced therapists. Click here to find out more.
Andy has considerable experience working the NHS and is a Clinical Director of The Horsforth Centre as well as a Co-Director of the TA Training Organisation providing transactional analysis training in Leeds.
Jane Williams Business Director Jane has a background in Human Resources, training and business systems across a range of organisations including large commercial companies and charities. She has been the Centre Manager for The Horsforth Centre for the last 3 years looking after facilities, administration, finance and marketing.
Clinical Training Programme Trainers
Beren (UKCP Reg, PTSTA(P) MSc) is a psychotherapist in private practice in Kendal, alongside which he works as a mental health trainer and consultant in local authorities, the NHS and businesses.
Previously Beren was involved with Growing Well, a farm-based mental health charity he founded in 2004, managed until 2014, and until recently managed and worked in their therapeutic community for people with diagnoses of personality disorders.
Bev has a BA in Integrative Counselling, and an MA in TA psychotherapy and has many years of training experience. Bev has worked as a youth work trainer and policy developer, has worked for many years with survivors of abuse, including young survivors, worked for 11 years as the clinical and operational lead of a large counselling and psychotherapy service in the not for profit sector. Additionally Bev is director of BGCP her counselling and psychotherapy practice, which provides therapy, clinical and non-clinical supervision and training.
Michelle Hyams Ssekasi, PTSTA(P),
Michelle is a UKATA registered Certified Transactional Analyst and Provisional Teaching and Supervising Transactional Analyst. She is an experienced psychotherapist and trainer and is also a social worker with a wealth of experience in working with children and young people.
Lin Cheung PTSTA (P) MSC CTA (P) Lin has a private supervision and therapy practice in Buxton. Lin is an endorsed supervisor and trainer In the wider TA community Lin has been Chair of Conference for two years and has also the UKATA CTA Written Exam Co Ordinator.
Short Course Trainers
Jennie Miller MSc, CTA(P), PTSTA(P) BACP Accred. runs a private practice in Hampshire where she works with individuals, couples and supervisees. She has developed her own training, The Key To Couples Work – a TA based programme. Keen to help others to enter this field of therapy she delivers workshops around the country and abroad. Jennie has written a self-help book on boundaries and TA published by Harper Collins in Jan 2018.
Helen Rowland is a UKATA registered Certified Transactional Analyst, Provisional Supervising and Teaching Transactional Analyst and UKCP registered psychotherapist. She has been working in private practice for 17 years with individuals, couples and groups. It was whilst working as a social worker in the field of mental health that she first developed her interest in working with individual psychology. Twenty-five years later she remains passionate about understanding what makes us tick and how creatively we manage the vicissitudes of life.