INTRODUCTION TO COUNSELLING SKILLS COURSE (equivalent level 2)

30 hours (3 hours x 10 weeks)

This short course introduces you to the basic concepts of productive communication in relationships. This will be useful in both your personal and professional roles. Whilst this course does not qualify you as a counsellor it will certainly enhance your current employment and will help you to decide whether to take your learning further.

LEARNING OUTCOMES

• Active listening
• Empathy & Understanding
• Paraphrasing & reflecting
• Skilled helping
• Self awareness
• Boundaries & Limitations

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS:

No previous training or experience is required.

ASSESSMENT

• Journal
• Group discussion