Our Practitioner Diploma course will give you the professional credentials you need to work as a fully qualified Sophrologist.

You’ll learn how to utilise the mind-body training of Sophrology to increase performance and wellbeing, and how to coach your clients to do the same.

Already a popular profession on the continent, Sophrology is becoming more widely practised in the UK, meaning there’s never been a better time to start your new journey as a Sophrology practitioner.

Who is this course for?

As a Sophrologist, you’ll be working with clients on a regular basis to help them improve their well-being. If helping people is something you’re passionate about, Sophrology could be the career change you’re looking for.

This course is for you, if

    • You’re looking to become a professional Sophrologist
    • You want to add a professional qualification in a mind-body method to your current work in sports, healthcare or business
    • You’re passionate about helping others
    • You’d like to be your own boss and enjoy the benefits of flexible working
    • You’re person-oriented
    • You have a pioneering spirit and want to be at the forefront of advancing a new technique

What will you get from the course?

  • You’ll receive an Advanced Practitioner Diploma in Sophrology from the Sophrology Academy accredited by the Complementary Medical Association in the UK and the Société Francaise de Sophrologie in France
  • Gain insight on how to apply the principles of Sophrology to your own life, leading to more personal freedom and harmony of consciousness
  • Get hands-on knowledge on how to work with clients through practical learning, client case studies and internships
  • Learn how to tailor your Sophrology practice to address specific client needs such as sleep, stress, and performance
  • Learn how to tailor your Sophrology practise to children and teenagers
  • Get access to a library of books, a student toolbox of materials, audios and videos
  • Help and support on how to start your business
  • 1 year of post-graduate support and supervision
  • A diploma that meets the standards of the profession as recognised across most of Europe

Programme Structure

The course consists of 350 hours split over 2 years. Over the 2 years, you will

  • Attend four modules of face to face training of 3 days each between October and July of each year
  • Participate in virtual guided learning and group practice sessions between modules
  • Complete independent practice and reflective assignments each month
  • Access online resources and reading in your own time
  • Conduct a 12-hour internship and deliver two client case studies
  • Take part in a mentorship programme with a practising Sophrologist
  • Develop a business plan
  • Receive supervision and support for running your business for one year after you graduate

Entry Requirements:

  • A levels or equivalent.
  • You don’t need any additional qualifications for the diploma, although we recommend you have some experience of Sophrology. 

Location: Training takes place in the beautiful village of Wye, a conservation area in Kent. The location is around an hour from London via the high-speed train link.

Fees: £500 deposit and £282 per month over 26 months. Save £1095 by registering before the end of June 2022.

Dates and registration: Registration is now open for our next programme starting in September 2022.

Join the next Programme Information Evening (online) to learn more about training in sophrology. Find dates and register for this 1 hour webinar here.

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