Professional Development Courses in London

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. Group facilitation

    Weekend
    Course Date: Sun 3 Nov 2019 (and 2 other dates)
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Learn how to lead groups and develop your facilitation skills through an exploration of group roles, hidden dynamics, facilitator styles, methods of intervention and stages of group development. This course is both experiential and theory based. This course is aimed at counsellors, other helping professionals and trainees.
    Full fee: £159.00
    Senior fee: £159.00
    Concession: £97.00

  2. Unconscious bias

    Course Date: Fri 22 Nov 2019
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    “We all see only that which we are trained to see.” Robert Anton Wilson.

    We will explore how unconscious bias works in our personal lives and as therapists and begin to unveil these beliefs.
    Full fee: £129.00
    Senior fee: £103.00
    Concession: £88.00

  3. Working with anger

    Working with anger

    Course Date: Fri 29 Nov 2019
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Anger as a core feeling seeks to communicate and is not something to be aimlessly expressed or hidden. Understand it better and help your clients give a clear and coherent voice to their anger. Suitable for therapists, helping professionals and trainees. 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: £89.00
    Senior fee: £71.00
    Concession: £54.00

  4. Acceptance and commitment therapy (ACT) - Steven Hayes

    Acceptance and commitment therapy for healthcare professionals

    New
    Course Date: Thu 13 Feb 2020
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Acceptance and commitment therapy (ACT) has two major goals: acceptance of experience that is out of personal control and taking committed action towards living a valued life. Explore this mindfulness based approach through practice, theory and discussion in relation to personal and professional issues. This course is aimed at counsellors, other helping professionals and trainees.
    Full fee: £129.00
    Senior fee: £103.00
    Concession: £79.00

  5. Working with Domestic Abuse

    New
    Course Date: Tue 18 Feb 2020
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    This course covers working with survivors and perpetrators of domestic abuse, together with an exploration of whether couples counselling may ever be appropriate in situations of domestic abuse. We'll explore themes such as power and control, typology of perpetrators, affect regulation, risk assessments, safety and ethical considerations. We will also consider legal remedies available for survivors of abuse. Suitable for counsellors, trainees and other helping professionals. 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: £79.00
    Senior fee: £63.00
    Concession: £48.00

  6. Working with two chairs

    New
    Course Date: Mon 24 Feb 2020
    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

  7. Working therapeutically with masks

    New
    Course Date: Mon 18 May 2020
    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

  8. Setting up a private counselling practice

    Weekend
    Course Date: Sat 11 Jul 2020
    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

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