Study cover for Introduction to Counselling Skills
Certificate Online

Introduction to Counselling Skills

University of Westminster

2 months
Duration
400 GBP/full
400 GBP/full
Unknown
Tuition fee
Anytime
Unknown
Apply date
Unknown
Start date

About

This Introduction to Counselling Skills course from the University of Westminster focuses on an understanding of counselling and developing practical skills. The importance of counselling for the wellbeing of individuals and society is being increasingly recognised. 

Visit the official programme website for more information

Overview

You will be introduced to the nature of counselling and learn and practice active listening skills such as reflecting, paraphrasing, summarising, and giving feedback.

The Introduction to Counselling Skills course from the University of Westminster is aimed at anyone who may be considering either a career in counselling, or wanting to develop valuable helping and listening skills, as well as anyone interested in developing self-awareness.

Tutor

Sanjay Joban has had a long-standing interest in psychology, counselling and self-development. He is the Course Leader for the BSc Psychology and Counselling programme at the University of Westminster, where he has worked since 1992.

He is also a Chartered Psychologist and a registered member of the British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy (BACP). In addition to his work at the university, Sanjay also has a private therapeutic practice. Sanjay's interest in self-development includes mindfulness which he practices in his personal life, his teaching, and in his therapeutic practice.

Programme Structure

You will learn about:

  • the nature of counselling
  • practice of listening skills including: reflecting, paraphrasing, summarising, and giving feedback
  • reflective practice activities such as self-awareness, the importance of boundaries, working with diversity and difference, and ethics

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 2 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    400 GBP/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 400 GBP for the full programme during 2 months.
  • National

    400 GBP/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 400 GBP for the full programme during 2 months.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

Fresh content

Updated in the last 6 months

Check the official programme website for potential updates.

Our partners

Introduction to Counselling Skills
-
University of Westminster

Wishlist

Go to your profile page to get personalised recommendations!

Tuition fee settings