Approved Training and Course Approval Procedure

If you are interested in becoming a sexual and relationship therapist you may wish to consider doing a diploma or masters course.


The courses currently approved by COSRT are listed below. They vary in length, content and the final qualification they offer. Please contact the course director for further details.


Courses Approved by COSRT


Contemporary Institute of Clinical Sexology – CICS

Diploma in Clinical Sexology (Psychosexual and Relationship Therapy) Level 7

Course Director: Julie Sale
Location: Royal Cambridge Hotel, Trumpington Street, Cambridge, CB2 1PY



Diploma in Integrative Psychosexual Therapy (Accredited with NCP at level 5)

Course Director: Cabby Laffy

Location: Spiral Centre, 2 Shelburne Road, London, N7 6DL

Enquiries: The Centre for Psychosexual Health
Phone: 07981 665 917



London Diploma in Psychosexual and Relationship Therapy (accredited with Middlesex University at Level 7 with 120 credits and with NCP, and via NCS leading to the Accredited Register – Prof Standards Board)

Course Leaders:  Judi Keshet-Orr, Bernd Leygraf and Jean Miller

For more information see Training Pathways – an alternative and comprehensive model

Location:  The Anglo Education Study Centre, Monticello House, 45 Russell Square, London WC1B 4JP

Enquiries:  Judi Keshet-Orr, 181 Hampstead Way, London, NW11 7YA,

Telephone: 0208 455 4511


Relationships Scotland’s Diploma in Sex and Relationship Therapy

(this course is held in Edinburgh)

Course Director: Anne Chilton

Organisation: Relationships Scotland, 18 York Place, Edinburgh, EH1 3EP




 Courses Approval Pending by COSRT


These are new courses that have applied to COSRT for Approval who on paper meet the criteria of the COSRT Approval Process. A full Course Approval visit will be conducted a year after this award.


Post Graduate Diploma in Psychosexual Therapy / MSC Psychosexual Therapy

Course Director:  Peter Cardew

School of Community Health and Midwifery, University of Central Lancashire, Adelphi Street, Preston, PR1 2HE



Post Graduate Diploma in Psychosexual Therapy

Course Director: Michele Logue

FCRS, AB52 University Centre, High Melton Campus, Doncaster, Yorkshire, DN5 7SZ



The Relate Professional Certificate in Psychosexual Therapy

Course Director:  Ammanda Major

Relate, Premier House, Caroline Court, Lakeside, Doncaster, Dn4 5RA



Diploma in Psychosexual Therapy

Course Director: Marian O’Connor

Organisation: Tavistock Relationships, 70 Warren Street, London, W1T 5PB

Contact:  Training Administrator
Telephone: 0207 380 8288


Course Approval Procedure and Documents

Please find below the application form for the course approval procedure and the criteria for approval of training courses.  If you are interested in having a course approvedthen please contact Jo Coker, Chair PSB, who will be pleased to help you –

Doc CA2: Application-Form-for-Approval-or-Approval-Pending-of-Training-Course-in-SRT-01/08/2018

Doc CA3. Criteria-and-Procedure-for-Approval-of-Training-Courses-in-SRT-01/07/2018