Dip HE Counselling
in the UK for overall satisfaction*
of face-to-face contact with the programme team
in the Teaching Excellence Framework
UCAS code: N/A
Year of entry: 2019 2020
Duration: 2YRS (PT)
Institution code: G53
Why choose this course?
There is a high demand for professional counsellors following moves to professionalise the field in the UK coupled with the enshrining of counselling in schools by Welsh Government policy.
The course is rated first in the UK for overall satisfaction in the National Survey of Students 2019.
- is aimed at providing you with a general professional qualification in counselling
- will help anyone working in related professions by adding valuable understanding and skills
- is first in the UK for overall satisfaction, National Survey of Students 2019
- will prepare you to work with adult clients
- includes clinical placements
- is grounded in the person-centred approach allowing you to provide empathic, authentic relationships which will develop effective therapeutic interaction
- emphasises the personal development, self-awareness and psychological maturity of the trainee
- develops the ability to write and practice reflectively, to apply theory in practice, to understand and apply ethical principles in your work, and professionalism in practice
- provides 450 face to face contact hours over 2 years
If you would like a taster of the subject before committing to the full diploma, then you may also be interested in our short course Introduction to Counselling.
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