The Severnside Institute for Psychotherapy (SIP)
   Psychoanalytic psychotherapy training in Bristol.
   Psychotherapy services in Bristol and the South of England.


Welcome. The Severnside Institute for Psychotherapy (SIP) is a professional association of psychoanalytical psychotherapists, and a training institute in psychoanalytic psychotherapy. It is based in Bristol. We offer:

Introductory Course
Psychoanalytic Theories & Concepts

Beginning 28th Sept – places available.
Click here for information and to apply.


Public lecture 2016

We are pleased to announce our public lecture on Saturday, 8th October 2016. Margot Waddell will speak on ‘Thou should'st not have been old till thou hadst been wise’: Psychoanalytic Reflections on the ‘Unhoused Mind’ .
More information and booking here.

SIP is a member institute of the British Psychoanalytic Council (BPC).

All our members have professional qualifications, having trained to a high standard within SIP or another recognised training organisation. Members offering psychotherapy are all registered with BPC, and work to our Code of Ethics. SIP is an equal opportunities organisation.

SIP has members in Bristol, Bath, and other areas of the South West, South, and West of England.


Severnside Institute for Psychotherapy, 11 Orchard Street, Bristol, BS1 5EH.