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. 
Course Dates:

Friday 11 November 2022 - Attachment and Neuroscience

Saturday 12 November 2022 - Interrupted Attachment

Friday 2 December 2022 - Child Development and Transitions

Saturday 3 December 2022 - Play for Development

Friday 13 January 2023 - Working with Trauma

Friday 10 February 2023 - Assessments and Safe Ethical Practice

Friday 17 March 2023 - Multi-Agencies and Systems

Friday 21 April 2023 - Storytelling and Endings


Cost: £600 (£100 Deposit, balance when course starts)

If your employer is paying for the course please click 'Employer Invoice' button

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