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    The British Association of Dramatherapists became a signatory of this Memorandum in the Summer of 2019 and is therefore in support of its main purpose: to protect the public through the unequivocal commitment to oppose, condemn, and end practices of ‘conversion therapy’ in the UK.

    Practices of ‘conversion therapy’ pertaining to sexual orientation and gender identity and expression are unethical and harmful.

    The British Association of Dramatherapists commits to the ethical implementation of measures that will enable practitioners to:

  • This Zoom workshop looks at confidentiality in counselling and psychotherapy, our records and the law, and then goes on to explore some of the ethical dilemmas that can arise in counselling and psychotherapy practice with adults, children and families, and the application of law, guidance and ethics to practice, including:

  • *This article is from 2012 but has been left for your information 


  • This Article has been left for your information


    Click here to read the article by Bruce Howard Bayley.

  • Some BADth members run short courses and workshops. Some of these are advertised on the members' own websites which can be accessed via our 'Links' page. Please note that these courses are not organised by BADth and enquiries will need to made through the addresses provided on the Websites. Short courses are also run by the universities who provide full training. Contact details for the universities can be found on the career/training page.

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The British Association of Dramatherapists (BADth) is the professional body for Dramatherapists in the United Kingdom. It was established in 1977, is formally constituted with Officers and an Executive Committee and has its own Code of Practice. BADth has the legal status of a non-profit-making company, limited by guarantee. Currently, it does not have charitable status. Through the work of its executive officers, sub-committees and individual members, it represents Dramatherapists' interests in numerous ways: for example, with employing authorities, government departments, professional bodies and the media.