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Hi all, 

Our conference details are now up and bookings are being taken! Book now to secure your places! Early bird entries are now being taken and we have bursaries available for those who wish to apply. These are popular, so please ask us asap if you'd like to take one of these up. Please don't be afraid to ask - if you don't ask, we can't give you one.


Prices: Early bird: before 18th June. Full cost: booked after 18th June (please scroll down if the prices aren't immediately visible).

Full delegate Early bird member Early bird non-member Full cost member Full cost non-member
Attending whole conference with accommodation £418 £468 £448 £518
Full delegate: camper (attending using own tent) £199 £245 £245 £285
Accommodation: One day, one night (including three meals) Thurs/fri/sat £160 £160 £160 £160
As above, but camping £99 £99 £99 £99
Camping Sat 1300-Sun 1300 £99 £99 £99 £99
Day rate thurs/fri/sat (includes lunch) £34 £45 £56 £60
Day rate Sunday (includes take-away lunch) £30 £34 £34 £38

For queries and to book your place for the conference please call Di on 01600 891508

BAPCA Bursaries (for members only) 

BAPCA has five bursaries of £200 to offer members who would otherwise struggle to pay the price to attend the full conference – i.e. those working as a person-centred counsellor for nothing.  If you would like to apply for one these bursaries please contact 

Call for conference workshop facilitators

If, at the conference, you would like to:

  • Run a workshop, share a paper, hold a panel discussion, offer a group, display your research, or other…Please contact the organising team 

A bit about Shropshire...

Welcome to Shropshire, one of England’s last remaining rural idylls. Here you will find the medieval county town of Shrewsbury, the birthplace of that evolutionary thinker Charles Darwin; Ironbridge saw the birth of the Industrial Revolution and is now a World Heritage Site, whilst Much Wenlock was the very inspiration for the Modern Olympic Games. To find out more about Shropshire go to We are sure that attending the BAPCA conference in Shropshire will leave you suitably inspired too.


BAPCA person-centered conference! Further details below. Please call the lovely Di on 01600 891508 to pay. Installments and bursaries available. Please contact us for further details:

Conference details:

11am: Arrival and welcome
2pm: Divine Charura and Stephen Paul - What's love got to do with it? A person-centered perspective
PM: workshops (PM if you have any workshop ideas)
Eve: workshops (PM if you have any workshop ideas)

9am: Morning community
10am: Workshops (PM if you have any workshop ideas)
11.30am: Andrew Miles - person-centered health care - what it is and what it isn't
Evening: BAPCA's social evening - open mic night

Community day - a day of encounter
Evening: workshops.
Daytime: option for any adhoc workshops desired.

9am: Morning community
11am: Trish Hobman - Relational narrative: meaning and impact for experienced counsellors
12:15: final community

Current suggested workshop offers:
Ethically non-monogamous relationships
Hypnotherapy and the PCA
Person-centred approach and humanist pastoral care
How should BAPCA deal with complaints?

Please email with your ideas - the above list is a list of suggestions only.

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