Essential Skills Diploma
in Counselling Children and Young People
Our post-qualifying diploma course equips qualified counsellors with the essential skills, knowledge and abilities to work as child and adolescent therapists in a variety of settings.
The course is accredited with CPD Services.
The course meets the BACP competency framework, and will provide you with an overview of child development, an understanding of the different types of counselling approaches that can be used with children and young people, and how to put these into practice. You will also learn about the ethical considerations involved in counselling children and adolescents.
The 8 online training modules provide an educational opportunity for both experienced and newly qualified counsellors. Click here to read more about the course modules.
New Course Dates:
Friday 15 March 2024 - Attachment and Neuroscience
Saturday 16 March 2024 - Interrupted Attachment
Friday 12 April 2024 - Child Development and Transitions
Saturday 13 April 2024 - Play for Development
Friday 10 May 2024 - Working with Trauma
Friday 24 May 2024 - Assessments and Safe Ethical Practice
Friday 21 June 2024 - Multi-Agencies and Systems
Saturday 22 June 2024 - Storytelling and Endings
Cost: £600 (£100 Deposit, balance when course starts)