Crossfields Institute and The Mulberry Bush are delighted to announce the launch of a new Ofqual regulated qualification.

Crossfields Institute Level 3 Certificate in Therapeutic Group Work with
Children and Young People
is now open for registrations.

Individuals working across the childcare sector, whether in education, health or social care, often have to organise, lead and manage group activities and sessions with children and young people. In order to do this, they will need to develop skills which allow them to run group sessions in an
empathetic and therapeutic way to enable the group sessions to run effectively.

This qualification enables individuals to develop the skills, knowledge and understanding they need to run therapeutic group sessions with children and young people in an effective way.

The Mulberry Bush is a not-for-profit charity consisting of The Mulberry Bush School, a non-maintained residential special school with a three-year programme which runs for 38-weeks a year, working with vulnerable and severely traumatised primary aged children and their families from across England and Wales, The Mulberry Bush Outreach, our outreach and training department, our Research and Development department and The International Centre for Therapeutic Care.

Crossfields Institute is a Gloucestershire based education charity, approved by Ofqual (the Office of Qualifications and Examinations Regulations in England) as an awarding organisation. The Institute specialises in the development niche qualifications for providers with a particular vision or

  • Any learners who are interested in finding out more about this qualification should contact
    Kathy Smith, Outreach Administrator, 01865 594700 ext 26
  • Any organisations wishing to deliver this qualification should contact the Crossfields
    Institute Responsible Officer 01453808118