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Counselling - Wrexham Glyndwr University

Welsh Government policy enshrines the provision of counselling in schools, responding to this challenge - and to the demand for greater professionalisation of counselling and psychotherapy in Britain – Wrexham Glyndŵr University continues to offer this popular courses.   The initial diploma is aimed at providing you with a general professional qualification in counselling.   This course may help your career by adding valuable understanding and skills to anyone working in related professions.   Our courses are grounded in the person-centred approach to give you the ability to provide empathic, authentic relationships which will develop effective therapeutic interaction.   The delivery and content of the courses are based on a contemporary understanding of the theory and practice of Carl Rogers and the contributions of other theorists within this therapeutic modality.  These include but are not limited to Gendlin, Mearns & Thorne, Warner, Greenberg, Rice & Elliott.    In addition, play and expressive therapy are covered in light of person-centred practice and theory, criticisms are considered, and attention is paid to research informed current developments.   There are several areas that are important to becoming a competent counsellor/psychotherapist. These are all addressed within the course and include: Emphasis on the personal development, self-awareness and psychological maturity of the trainee; developing the ability to write and practice reflectively, developing the ability to apply theory in practice; understanding and applying ethical principles in your work; and professionalism in practice.

  • Qualification
    Diploma of Higher Education - DipHE
  • Study mode
    Part-time
  • Duration
    2 years
  • Start date
    2020-09-21
  • Location
    Wrexham,WrexhamUnited Kingdom
  • Fees & Finances
  • EU Year 1 £3,995
  • England Year 1 £3,995
  • Northern Ireland Year 1 £3,995
  • Scotland Year 1 £3,995
  • Wales Year 1 £3,995
  • Channel Islands Year 1 £3,995