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Behavioural Therapy for Tics Institute 2021

Posted on 13 January 2021 by Pippa McClounan


A series of online behavioural therapy training opportunities & events for clinicians & therapists. are launching the Behavioural therapy for tics Institute (BTTI) with a number of dates throughout the year offering varying training opportunities.


Behavioural Therapy Training 

Tues 18 May, Tues 25 May & Tues 01 Jun: 9am - 1pm over 3 mornings

Tuesday 2 Nov, Tues 9 Nov & Tues 16 Nov: 9am -1pm over 3 mornings


Live online training workshops with Dr Tara Murphy and Jolande van de Griendt, delivering presentations including pre-recorded videos and a live patient demonstration using ERP & habit reversal.

This training is designed for professionals from disciplines such as psychology, nursing, occupational therapy, psychiatry and neurology as well as clinicians with experience of delivering behavioural therapy.

These two training events each consist of 3 half days.

There are 2 price options:

£300 per place without a manual

£320 per place with a manual -(Tics - Therapist Manual & Workbook for Children by Cara Verdellen; Jolande Van De Griendt et al)  

There are 30 places available which are allocated on a first-come-first-served basis. 

Please click here to ask for an application form

After the application process, if accepted, you will be sent the Ticket Tailor link to book and confirm your place.



Masterclass for Clinicians & Therapists

Tuesday 7 December 2021 9am -11am

This high quality masterclass is for clinical professionals already trained in behavioural therapy and who have been working with patients with tics. There will be discussion of specific therapeutic intervention(s), discussion of practical implementation, difficulties and problem solving. Complex and co-occurring conditions: functional tics, tic-like attacks, anxiety, rage, reinforcing tics, ‘adult onset’ etc. Clinicians are invited to bring anonymised cases to discuss.

Tickets cost £45 per person

Find out more and book your place here



Clinical Consultations 

Tuesday 29th June 2021 9am -11am

Additional potential dates: 7 Sep, 12 Oct & 30 Nov

A meeting for clinicians and therapists with discussion of issues relating to improving the care of children and young people with tics and tic disorders. Updates on supervision, research papers, events & conferences, complex cases, clinical pathways & service provision.

Find out more and book your place here




Non-clinician workshops for teachers & parents

Tuesday 8 June 2021 - 8pm - 9.30pm 

Tuesday 23 November 2021 - 8pm -9.30pm

There are always requests from teachers and parents to find out more about behavioural therapy, therefore we are offering two non-clinician workshops in 2021.

Online webinar with Q&A about behavioural therapy, the facts, myths and strategies which could be used at home or school.

Find out more and book tickets here

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