Psychology & counselling

We have a long-standing experience in offering a wide range of psychology, personal development and counselling courses. Courses range from introductory to professional levels of training and our experienced tutors are committed to personal and professional development themselves. Every year we introduce new courses, ensuring that there’s always something different to try.

Contact our wellbeing team on 020 7492 2622 Monday-Friday between 10am-5pm.

Psychology & counselling highlights

Counselling

Counselling

Psychology

Psychology

Professional development

Professional development

13 Item(s)
  1. Certificate in counselling skills

    Course Date: Wed 13 Sep 2017 (and 5 other dates)
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    The application process for September 2017 is now closed.

    Do you want to develop counselling skills for paid or voluntary work? This course includes occasional weekend sessions (approximately once per term) which you will be required to join.

    In order to apply for this course, please ensure that:

    • you have (or will have) completed an introductory counselling course of 30 hours, with an attendance record of at least 80% (within the last three years)

    OR

    • you have completed an introductory counselling course of 30 hours with an attendance record of at least 70% AND you have completed a ‘Counselling introduction: advanced’ course (or equivalent) with an attendance record of at least 80% (within the last three years)

    • you are able to speak and write fluently in English (level 2/GCSE).

    The course fee is £800, plus an upfront fee of £699 payable at the time of your enrolment.

    If you’re unable to pay the course fee upfront, you can choose to apply for an Advanced Learner Loan from the Student Loans Company to help cover the cost, repayable after the course ends. You can find more information about the Advanced Learner Loan www.citylit.ac.uk/advanced-learner-loans

    If you’re unable to pay the upfront fee, you can talk to our Information, Advice and Guidance team who will advise you on instalment plans to spread the cost or bursaries. You can contact the Advice and Guidance Team by phone on 020 7492 2500 or by email: advice@citylit.ac.uk

    For more information, please call Psychology, counselling and personal development on 020 7492 2530.
    Full fee: £1,499.00
    Senior fee: £1,499.00
    Concession: £1,499.00

  2. Counselling as a career

    Course Date: Fri 9 Jun 2017 (and 1 other date)
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Thinking of becoming a counsellor? Wondering about gaining a counselling qualification? In this short workshop, you will find out more about the career paths and whether counselling training is for you.
    Full fee: £29.00
    Senior fee: £23.00
    Concession: £18.00

  3. Diploma in therapeutic counselling: integrative pathway

    Course Date: Wed 13 Sep 2017 (and 1 other date)
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    The application process for September 2017 is now closed.

    This two-year course qualifies you to practise as a counsellor. You will need to have completed a level 3 certificate in counselling skills course within the last three years to be eligible to apply.

    The course fee is £2800, plus an upfront fee of £1199 payable at the time of your enrolment.

    If you’re unable to pay the course fee upfront, you can choose to apply for an Advanced Learner Loan from the Student Loans Company to help cover the cost, repayable after the course ends. You can find more information about the Advanced Learner Loan www.citylit.ac.uk/advanced-learner-loans

    If you’re unable to pay the upfront fee, you can talk to our Information, Advice and Guidance team who will advise you on instalment plans to spread the cost or bursaries. You can contact the Advice and Guidance Team by phone on 020 7492 2500 or by email: advice@citylit.ac.uk

    For more information, please call Psychology, counselling and personal development on 020 7492 2530.
    Full fee: £3,999.00
    Senior fee: £3,999.00
    Concession: £3,999.00

  4. Diploma in therapeutic counselling: person centred pathway

    Course Date: Thu 14 Sep 2017 (and 1 other date)
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    This two-year course qualifies you to practise as a counsellor. You will need to have completed a level 3 certificate in counselling skills course within the last three years to be eligible to apply. The application process for this course is now open. Please request an application pack from counsellinglevel4@citylit.ac.uk.

    The course fee is £2800, plus an upfront fee of £1199 payable at the time of your enrolment.

    If you’re unable to pay the course fee upfront, you can choose to apply for an Advanced Learner Loan from the Student Loans Company to help cover the cost, repayable after the course ends. You can find more information about the Advanced Learner Loan www.citylit.ac.uk/advanced-learner-loans

    If you’re unable to pay the upfront fee, you can talk to our Information, Advice and Guidance team who will advise you on instalment plans to spread the cost or bursaries. You can contact the Advice and Guidance Team by phone on 020 7492 2500 or by email: advice@citylit.ac.uk

    For more information, please call Psychology, counselling and personal development on 020 7492 2530.
    Full fee: £3,999.00
    Senior fee: £3,999.00
    Concession: £3,999.00

  5. Introduction to transactional analysis

    Course Date: Sat 17 Jun 2017
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Learn the key concepts of Eric Berne's theory of personality development. Gain insight into his method of analysis, which aims to increase individual autonomy, spontaneity and intimacy in relationships.
    Full fee: £69.00
    Senior fee: £69.00
    Concession: £42.00

  6. Psychology and counselling

    Course Date: Sat 24 Jun 2017
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Explore the connection between these related but different disciplines. This bird's eye view of how psychological theories underpin counselling practice will cover humanistic, cognitive behavioural and psychoanalytic approaches. What do psychologists think about the effectiveness of counselling?
    Full fee: £59.00
    Senior fee: £47.00
    Concession: £36.00

  7. Psychology of attachment

    Course Date: Fri 2 Jun 2017
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Romantic and professional relationships: discover your style of attachment and learn how it can influence you in love and work relationships.
    Full fee: £179.00
    Senior fee: £179.00
    Concession: £90.00

  8. Psychology of eating

    Course Date: Tue 13 Jun 2017
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Food and how we approach it is vital to healthy living. Explore your own eating patterns and understand the biological, psychological and social factors which interact with this essential human need.
    Full fee: £119.00
    Senior fee: £119.00
    Concession: £73.00

  9. Setting up a private counselling practice

    Course Date: Sat 8 Jul 2017
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Wondering if this is the way forward? Explore the practical, emotional, financial, legal and ethical aspects of private practice and increase your knowledge and confidence. This course is aimed at counsellors, other helping professionals and trainees.
    Full fee: £99.00
    Senior fee: £79.00
    Concession: £60.00

  10. Working with anxiety

    Working with anxiety

    Course Date: Sun 11 Jun 2017
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Find out about the origins and manifestations of anxiety through experiential work, discussion and theoretical input. This includes psychodynamic, existential and humanistic approaches. Ways of understanding and managing anxiety will be examined. This course is aimed at counsellors, other helping professionals and trainees. It is not aimed at people seeking help for the specific course subjects.
    Full fee: £99.00
    Senior fee: £99.00
    Concession: £60.00

  11. Working with self harm

    Course Date: Sun 4 Jun 2017
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Increase your awareness of self harming behaviours. Understand the meaning and function of self harm, and how mental health professionals and counsellors can facilitate a reduction in self harming behaviours. This course is aimed at counsellors, other helping professionals and trainees. It is not aimed at people seeking help for the specific course subjects.
    Full fee: £99.00
    Senior fee: £79.00
    Concession: £60.00

  12. Working with survivors of sexual violence

    Course Date: Sun 11 Jun 2017
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Explore the emotional, physical and psychological impact of childhood sexual abuse, rape and other forms of sexual violence. Gain insights about anger, shame and guilt, including an evaluation of the therapeutic interventions to aid healing. This course is aimed at counsellors, other helping professionals and trainees. It is not aimed at people seeking help for the specific course subjects.
    Full fee: £159.00
    Senior fee: £127.00
    Concession: £80.00

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