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Introduction to counselling

10-week university accredited short course resulting in a level 4 Certificate (10 Credits).

This course compares person-centred counselling with psychodynamic and cognitive behavioural models, exploring some of the key elements of the theoretical backgrounds. There will be opportunities for you to engage in the reflective learning process, both as an individual and as a member of the group.

intro to counselling

You will compare person-centred approach to counselling with psychodynamic and cognitive behavioural models, exploring some of the key elements of the theoretical backgrounds. There will be opportunities for you to engage in the reflective learning process, both as an individual and as a member of the group.

The face-to-face courses will focus on theoretical and reflective exploration as well as providing opportunities to begin to put some of the counselling skills you will learn into practice. These practice sessions will take place in small groups with your fellow students. The online course, similarly, will focus on theoretical and reflective exploration as well as skills practice. The practice sessions will take place online in small groups with your fellow students.

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Key facts

Starts: April 2022

Level: Short Course - 10 credits at Level 4

Length: 2.5 hours over 10 weeks (Part-time)

Venue: Routes A and B on campus. Routes C online (with one face to face session on campus)