Fees: Standard £ 66 Conc £26 Full £148 * Enrol online for standard fee payers only
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The course provides a more in depth exploration of some key aspects of counseling - including attachment, loss and bereavement, relationship counseling, addictions and links these and their application to a number of counseling approaches,-psychodynamic, person-centred, CBT.
Anyone with an interest in this topic including those who have experience of counseling and counseling courses and this course will extend their knowledge
No prior knowledge needed
Demonstrate a deeper understanding of a range of approaches including psychodynamic approach and transference and the triangle of insight, Person centred and core conditions for non-judgemental counseling, CBT and changing thought patterns Understand some of the specialist skills needed to counsel people on more challenging topics Build on their counseling skills and insights
The course is informative, participatory and enjoyable and includes short lectures with back up hand outs and a range of exercises to illustrate theoretical learning and practising of counselling skills with peer feedback
A short piece of reading is provided each week but is not obligatory and there is a reading list of recommended texts for those who want more.
A brief self assessment at beginning and end of course
Some participants may decide to go forward to take a formal counselling training.
No other costs
The college provides a range of study support depending on need and the tutor will give what support is possible within the class and as much of the teaching takes place in a group setting students are encouraged to use their developing skills to support each other’s’ learning.