Online Introduction to Counselling and Psychotherapy

          Online Introduction to Counselling and Psychotherapy

The online Introduction to Counselling and Psychotherapy is based on the ever popular GMIT based Introductory course. This web based distance learning course gives an expert overview of the subject, the career structure, and training involved in this field. You can commence the course at any time and receive extensive individual attention via ongoing email contact with your tutor

Course Content
Theoretical input through reading materials and email input. Overview of the counselling and psychotherapy field: training aspects and trends. Understanding counselling skills, attitudes and principles. The course duration is a maximum of 12 weeks. Skills development exercises and demonstration. Six modules:

Module 1:  Defining Counselling. Professional Training

Module 2:  Theories and Approaches

Module 3:  Recognising best practice. Choosing a Therapist

Module 4:  Core Principles, Boundaries and Attitudes

Module 5:  Counselling Skills Framework: Basic approach

Module 6:  Skills demonstration, practice and feedback

Course Fee: €220

The course fee may be paid by cheque, bank draft, postal order or Paypal. All fees must be paid prior to course start. Fees are non returnable and non transferable

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***If you are considering counselling or psychotherapy as a career you may prefer to apply for the Foundation course which stands as a required pre entry course for professional training