November 17, 2021

I’m OK, You’re OK

In this month's blog post Fiona Cook, Director of Training at Physis Scotland shares how we have been thinking about OKness in Foundation Year and using a model called the Senses Framework to help us ...

October 4, 2021

Stepping into the Future

In this month's blog post Fiona Cook, Director of Training at Physis Scotland shares with us her reflections at the start of the academic year, as we consider the uncertainty of our new 'normal', invi...

July 21, 2021

The Blessing of Never Un-knowing

This month we are delighted to include a blog post from one of our Advanced Year 2 students, Jacqueline Hill, who shares with us so beautifully, some of her reflections on her training experiences to ...

June 22, 2021

And Then There Were Three

In our second blog post this month, Jennie Miller PTSTA, Director of Physis Scotland and tutor on the Certificate in Couples Work course shares with us her reflections on couples training with Physis ...

June 15, 2021

Summer Holidays

In this month’s blog post Fiona Cook, Director of Physis Scotland shares with us her reflections about Summer holidays and the importance of taking time to rest and restore. ‘We’re all going ...

April 24, 2021

Spring into Spring

In this month's blog post Fiona Cook, Director of Physis Scotland talks about seasons of life and in particular seasons for Physis Scotland. Well, the lighter nights are here again, trees and plants ...

February 4, 2021

How will we begin?

In this month’s blog post, Matthew Elton, former Academic Student Support Adviser for Physis Scotland, writes about one of the themes explored in a workshop he ran at the 2020 STAA conference “Cre...

Two Fionas
January 8, 2021

Surround Yourself with a Great Team

Fiona Firman PTSTA and Fiona Cook PTSTA, Directors at Physis Scotland, share their thoughts on the power of surrounding yourself with a great team.  The start of a New Year and despite the obvious...

December 20, 2020

A Different Year – Reflections this Christmas

As we approach Christmas, Fiona Cook PTSTA, one of the Directors of Physis Scotland reflects on the challenges we have all found ourselves faced with this year, particularly in light of the recent Gov...

Fiona Melvin-Farr
October 16, 2020

Embracing New Technologies

Fiona Melvin-Farr, a marketing consultant, has been working closely with the team since we created the new business, Physis Scotland.  Recently she was commenting on how impressed she has been at the...

September 11, 2020

A Helicopter View on the Diploma in Counselling Supervision

We are absolutely delighted to include a blog post this month from our esteemed colleagues Ronen Stilman, PTSTA and Bev Gibbons, PTSTA who co-teach on Physis Scotland's Diploma in Counselling Supervis...

Two Fionas
August 30, 2020

New Beginnings

As we approach a new academic year, Fiona Cook, one of the Directors of Physis Scotland ponders how tricky it can often be staying in the moment, rather than worrying about the road ahead. Fiona talks...

August 8, 2020


In this month's blog post, Susie Hewitt, Core Tutor to our Advanced Year 2 students reflects on the year that's been and how we can use this time to regain our balance, revive our energy and prepare f...

July 15, 2020

Three Perspectives On An Ending

Last weekend marked our Senior Training Group's final training weekend this academic year...and what a year it has been! All of our students have worked incredibly hard, rising to the challenges and e...

May 22, 2020

Kindness is a Gift

A further blog this month from Fiona Cook, one of the Directors of Physis Scotland, specifically to honour and mark Mental Health Awareness Week in the UK. So, this is mental health awareness week ...

May 15, 2020

Zoomed Out – A New Way of Being

In these troubled world times where we are all having to adjust and adapt to new ways of being and living, Fiona Cook PTSTA, Co-Director of Physis Scotland, muses on how we are all managing to ‘conn...

Coming Up

December 11, 2021 10:00 am
TA 101 Online – Introduction to Transactional Analysis
Register by: 4 December 2021
February 5, 2022 10:00 am
‘The Silent Scream’ – Working With Clients Who Self-harm
Register by: 29 January 2022
March 26, 2022 10:00 am
Certificate in Working With and Facilitating Groups – Online
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March 26, 2022 10:00 am
Sounds in Silence – Online
Register by: 19 March 2022
April 2, 2022 10:00 am
Certificate in Couples Work – Online
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April 30, 2022 10:00 am
The Art of The Therapeutic Storyteller
Register by: 23 April 2022
July 17, 2022 10:00 am
Setting up in Private Practice – Online
Register by: 10 July 2022
September 23, 2022 9:30 am
Foundation Certificate in Transactional Analysis (TA) 2022-2023
Register by: 26 August 2022

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