Introduction to Counselling Skills - Module 2

Date and Time:  TBC (Usually follows on from Module One)
Day: Mondays 7 -9  (Hull) for 10 weeks excluding school holidays from January 2018
Wednesdays ( Shipley) 1 full day on Saturday December followed by 4 evenings in January 2018, 6 - 9.15pm
Venue: As for Module 1 in The Artlink, Princes Avenue, Hull  HU5 3QP T
The Kirkgate Centre, Kirkgate, Shipley BD18 3EH
Cost: £99 per module
Accessibility, Parking and Transport: Good Public Transport Links and on street parking.

Intended Audience:   This course is designed for people who have done Module One or have had some basic counselling skills training.  Students will be looking to develop their skills and knowledge and may be wanting to prepare for Certificate Level training.  
N.B. It is not suitable for absolute beginners.

Course Delivery:  The course will involve active learning with a lot of group work and pair work.  You will learn and practice counselling skills, engage in personal development exercises and will gain a basic understanding of theoretical concepts.  

Assessment: Students are asked to keep a journal of learning and write a short learning statement.  There is a short skills assessment where students and tutor will give feedback.  All attendees completing the module will receive a certificate of attendance and transcript to show hours of study and topics covered. Regular attendance is required.

Progression:  On completion of this module you will be able to apply to do a Certificate in Counselling Studies Level 3 or equivalent.

By the end of the module you will have had the opportunity to:

o Develop counselling skills further to help others, including your empathic responding and ability to focus on the helpee’s needs and concerns
o Learn about ethics and boundaries in counselling skills work
o Develop self- awareness
o Use feedback and reflection to enhance your communication skills
o Continue to gain the hours and foundation training to progress to a Certificate level programme
o Decide whether you want to train any further in this field

Indicative Content: Further developing of foundation counselling skills, ethics and boundaries in counselling, developing empathy, focus on helpee’s needs and concerns, self-awareness work, using feedback and reflection
For details of payment in two instalments or online booking contact us at: yorkshirecounsellingtraining@gmail.com or ring us on 07847 965298 (Shipley Courses) and 07583 116186 (Hull Courses)

Terms and Conditions:  Places are limited and are allocated on a first come first serve basis.  In the unlikely event of cancellation by us, you will be fully reimbursed. No refunds can be offered if cancellation is by the participant. The YC trainers work in adherence with the British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy’s ethical framework.