Course description

This is an initial course to explore some of the theoretical aspects of counselling practice. This includes an introduction to Person Centred and Cognitive Behavioural practice. The role of theory is essential to developing a secure understanding of talking therapies.

What can this course lead to?

This course will introduce you to the underpinning ideas within counselling practice and will support you to progress on to further short courses including Exploring Counselling and Helping Skills. As your knowledge deepens and your study skills develop you could progress to qualifications such as the Level 2 Award in Counselling Concepts. Our Student Support Services team will work with you to design a personalised learning journey based on your needs and aspirations.

Course session dates

Session dates for 30 November 2023 - 1 December 2023

  • Thursday 30 Nov 2023 to Friday 01 Dec 2023

Session dates for 6 June 2024 - 7 June 2024

  • Thursday 06 Jun 2024 to Friday 07 Jun 2024