Professional development

Special circumstances can require specialist training. These counselling professional development courses are aimed at counsellors, other helping professionals and trainees. Further your knowledge and understanding with these helpful classes that focus on specific, often demanding topics and aspects of therapy. From working with autism to dealing with addiction, learn how to provide effective counselling in the face of complicated and testing situations.
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  1. CBT for therapists and counsellors

    Course Date: Thu 12 Jan 2017
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Expand your knowledge and understanding of cognitive behavioural therapy and learn some basic skills to help you decide for yourself whether you want to make use of it in your own practice. Please note this course is exempt from our standard refund policy. This course is aimed at counsellors and therapists.
    Full fee: £299.00
    Senior fee: £299.00
    Concession: £182.00

  2. Group facilitation

    Course Date: Sun 14 May 2017
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Develop your skills in leading groups through this exploration of facilitator styles, group roles, interventions, stages of group development and hidden dynamics. Experiential and theory based. This course is aimed at counsellors, other helping professionals and trainees.
    Full fee: £129.00
    Senior fee: £129.00
    Concession: £79.00

  3. Introduction to systemic family constellations

    Course Date: Sat 20 May 2017
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    An experiential introduction to this profoundly healing method of revealing hidden dynamics in family and other systems and resolving personal issues that lie behind them. Please read the full course outline before enrolling. This course is aimed at counsellors, other helping professionals and trainees.
    Full fee: £159.00
    Senior fee: £127.00
    Concession: £80.00

  4. 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

  5. Ways into working with couples

    Ways into working with couples

    Course Date: Tue 2 May 2017
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    What is it that brings two people together, keeps them together or splits them asunder? Learn about the principles and practice of working with couples. Aimed at professionals with experience of working therapeutically. This course is aimed at counsellors, other helping professionals and trainees. It is not aimed at people seeking help for the specific course subjects.

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    Full fee: £319.00
    Senior fee: £319.00
    Concession: £195.00

  6. Working therapeutically with masks

    Course Date: Mon 22 May 2017
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Explore your inner self, thoughts and feelings through mask creation and expression. Unveil and work with hidden aspects of yourself to help you attract more of what you desire and become more authentic in your relationships.
    Full fee: £99.00
    Senior fee: £79.00
    Concession: £60.00

  7. Working with anxiety

    Working with anxiety

    Course Date: Sun 9 Apr 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

  8. Working with borderline personality disorder

    Course Date: Sun 9 Apr 2017
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Clients with borderline personality disorder (BPD) often present with challenging behaviour. Gain understanding of the nature and dynamics of BDP and links with early childhood trauma. Explore the range of symptoms and how these can be repaired through the therapeutic relationship.
    Full fee: £99.00
    Senior fee: £99.00
    Concession: £60.00

  9. 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

  10. Working with survivors of childhood sexual abuse

    Course Date: Sun 2 Apr 2017
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Look at the impact and long term effects of childhood sexual abuse and the potential healing of such trauma. Explore recurrent themes of anger, guilt, shame, sexuality and the debate about recovered memory. 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: £129.00
    Senior fee: £103.00
    Concession: £79.00

  11. 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

  12. Working with two chairs

    Course Date: Mon 3 Apr 2017
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Learn how to use this technique derived from Gestalt therapy to help your clients explore inner conflicts and let go of haunting issues from the past. Experience the power of this two chair technique by trying it out for yourself.
    Full fee: £99.00
    Senior fee: £79.00
    Concession: £60.00

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