Two-day course (9.30am to 4.30pm both days)

Course Aims

  • To explore a range of communication and counselling skills.
  • To identify and practice those skills in a competent manner.
  • To raise awareness of the role and influence of attitudes, presuppositions,
  • expectations of both parties in the process.
  • To take a structured and reflective approach to the use of counselling skills.
  • To recognise that all intervention strategies are only successful in a strong therapeutic relationship.
  • To recognise the importance of self-care, managerial and clinical supervision
  • and mutual / peer support.

Course Outcomes

At the end of this training course you will be able to:

  • Demonstrate practice and competence in a range of counselling skills.
  • Identify and use relevant skills in a structured and reflective manner
  • Be aware of the impact of a range of pre-suppositions
  • Recognise the need for specific support resources.

Course Delivery

The course delivery includes some small and whole group activities, group discussion and presentation, in a safe environment.

All participants will receive a certificate of attendance.

£180 per attendee