Short courses
Psychology

Introduction to Counselling Skills

This course introduces you to counselling and communication skills. It includes basic questioning and listening skills and outlines how these abilities can be used in training for counselling.

Course information

Part-time

  • Credits: 10, Level: 4, Fees: £50.00

More part-time details

  • Enrolment date: Group A: Starts Tuesday 4 June, Tuesdays & Thursdays for 4 weeks, 6.00pm-9.00pm; Group B: Starts Tuesday 2 July, Tuesdays & Thursdays for 4 weeks, 6.00pm-9.00pm
  • Admission enquiries: 01642 342291

Contact details

Further information

Group A
Starts Tuesday 4 June, Tuesdays & Thursdays for 4 weeks, 6.00pm-9.00pm.

Group B
Starts Tuesday 2 July, Tuesdays & Thursdays for 4 weeks, 6.00pm-9.00pm.


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Where you study

Middlesbrough campus

What you study

Indicative content

What counselling is
How it relates to other disciplines
What counselling skills are
How and where counselling skills can be used
The interpersonal skills that a counsellor can use
What sort of problems a counsellor might treat

How you are assessed

In-course assessment

Entry requirements

No formal entry requirements needed

Course information

Part-time

  • Credits: 10, Level: 4, Fees: £50.00

More part-time details

  • Enrolment date: Group A: Starts Tuesday 4 June, Tuesdays & Thursdays for 4 weeks, 6.00pm-9.00pm; Group B: Starts Tuesday 2 July, Tuesdays & Thursdays for 4 weeks, 6.00pm-9.00pm
  • Admission enquiries: 01642 342291

Contact details

Further information