Certificate in Psychodynamic counselling skills

Open Morning 2020

We will be holding an Open Morning on Saturday 8th February 2020 from 10am - 12pm, venue to be confirmed, for those who would like to find out more about the Certificate and Diploma training at The Counselling Centre. If you would like to book a place please email Shireen.Hart@thecounsellingcentre.org.uk or call us on 01892 548750.

Certificate in Psychodynamic Counselling Skills

This basic training in counselling skills and theory is intended for those people whose work or voluntary activities involve counselling skills, e.g. nurses, health visitors, doctors, surgery staff, teachers, clergy, social workers, police officers, probation officers and many others.

The Foundation Certificate course also forms the foundation for the Diploma in Psychodynamic Counselling (BACP accredited) at TCC.

We run courses on a Tuesday evening and a Friday evening (subject to demand), 6.30 pm to 9.45 pm, over 32 weeks of the year divided into three terms.

There are also three Saturday workshops for both courses. 

 Topics covered include:

•Nature of counselling and the client/counsellor relationship
•Identification and development of counselling skills
•Levels of counselling and alternative models
•Patterns of human growth and development
•Attachment and loss
•Psychological stress and mechanisms of defence
•Human psychological growth and development and how this influences relationship and behaviour
•Using counselling skills in bereavement and loss
•Impact of serious/terminal illness on individuals and family

Fur further information and an application form please download the Certificate in Psychodynamic Counselling Form 2019 or contact the Training Coordinator at Shireen.Hart@thecounsellingcentre.org.uk