Course overview

This Introduction to Counselling course aims to inspire and motivate learners who are considering a career in counselling, health and social care or a related field, the course will provide progression opportunities.

Course description

On this course you will develop active listening and other skills you can apply in daily life and at work in particular in the field of mental health and well-being.

You will be introduced to the approaches that underpin counselling skills and will put these into practice through a variety of teaching/learning methods.

You will develop an appreciation of the importance of self development and reflective practice and work towards becoming a reflective practitioner through considering theories and topics in human development, self awareness, supervision and diversity.

You will focus on counselling skills and using these to help others relating theory to practice covering aspects of ethics so that you can use your new-found skills appropriately.

What financial support is available?

We don't want anything to stand in your way when it comes to bringing Adult learning within reach so if you need anything to support you to achieve your goals then speak to one of our education experts during your enrolment journey. Most of our courses are government funded but if you don't qualify or need alternative financial help to access them then let us know.

What other support is available?

All of our digital content, teaching and learning activities and assessments are designed to be accessible so if you need any additional support you can discuss this with the education experts during your enrolment journey and we will do all we can to make sure you have optimal access.

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