Introduction to Behavioural Couples Therapy

An introduction to the theory behind Behavioural Couples Therapy (BCT), and good practice when applying the approach.

This training is appropriate for practitioners who are in the role of conducting therapeutic discussions with couples using drugs and alcohol. with the aim of making and sustaining healthy behaviour changes.

Learning Outcomes

By the end of the session participants will be able to:

  • explain the key components of the BCT approach
  • recognise situations where BCT techniques may be beneficial
  • apply the BCT techniques covered in the course in appropriate situations

Aimed At

Drug workers. social workers. nurses and mental health workers.


Commissioned – please contact Richard Bloodworth ( for more information.


Two days