Certified Transactional Analysis Practitioner


This is an online training program to become certified in Transactional Analysis through the USA Transactional Analysis Association (USATAA), as a Transactional Analysis Practitioner (TAP). It is taught in 28 two-hour sessions of lectures and supervision. Requirements for the TAP certification: 1) TA 101 Course or 6 hour Introduction to Transactional Analysis Theory taught by a TAPI, CTA (with certification to teach the TA 101), PTSTA, TSTA, or Diplomate in Redecision Therapy with a TAPI Certificate.; 2) Completion of four additional modules on the application of TA (or the Equivalent) (50 hours minimum); 3)Endorsement of instructor that participant has completed all the approved learning objectives for the TA Practitioner Certificate. 4) Apply for membership in the USATAA; Awareness of and agreement with the USATAA Code of Ethics. 5) Apply to USATAA for Certificate & Pay Fee ($50).


Learning Objectives for TAP


  • List TA philosophical assumptions
  • Identify the four major components of TA
  • Explain structural analysis vs functional analysis
  • Describe three types of transactions
  • Describe how to use contracting
  • Identify and describe one's life script
  • List the five drivers
  • Recognize 11 major injunctions
  • Explain the four basic existential positions
  • Define a stroke according to TA theory
  • Compare and contrast the differences between strokes for doing and strokes for being


Dates 2020 - 2021


Times To be arranged with certification candidates


Faculty Jessica D'Andrea, Psy.D., CTA, TAPI


Tuition $2800 for the entire 56 hour program


Level All


Limit 6 participants - Depending on the number of requests, multiple groups may be scheduled


CE Contact Hours 1 per week

Registration Procedure:  email jessica@seinstitute.com

November 18th, 2020 1:00 PM
United States