Training by Liberty

Liberty Talking Therapy

Introduction to Counselling

NCS Quality Checked: July 23rd 2021

09:30 to 14:30

A fabulous day learning a little about counselling.

Ideal for anyone who is thinking of becoming a counsellor, or works in a job that requires communication or listening skills or has signed up for a Level 2 Counselling skills course that is coming up and just wants to know a little bit before they start.

£65 a whole day learning about counselling and helping you decide if it is right for you

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National Counselling Society Quality Checked T&Cs

Counselling Skills Certificate (equivalent Intense level 2 and 3 combined)

This course provides the foundations you need to move on to undertake a counselling qualifications such as our Counselling practitioner course, with a level of study equivalent to the Level 2 and 3 combined.  This course is intense as it combines 2 years of learning into one but still provides you with the basic knowledge, skills and awareness that you need to be prepared for the next step.

The course will be delivered on a Wednesday evening with small classes giving you a depth of knowledge  you are unlikely to get anywhere else. The face to face learning and skills practice  is vital for development as a counsellor because the experience adds richness to the work you will undertake if you continue on our Counselling Practitioner Course.

Wednesday 22nd September 2021

30 week course £750 beginning September 2021

The course can also be accessed On-line.  The online training is synchronous, so it's like being in the classroom but you get to stay in your own home.  You will interact with your peers in a meaningful way just as if you are in the classroom; forging a bond that is vital to your learning

Tuesday 21st September 6:45 to 9:15

30 week course £750 beginning September 2021

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National Counselling Society Quality Checked T&Cs

Counselling Practitioner Diploma (Level 4 equivalent)

January 2022 - small local classes (max 8 per class)

eligibility to join The National Counselling Society or BACP when a student and transfer to full membership on completion

The course is run over 2 years, giving you 450 hours of face to face training and will provide you with the tools and knowledge that will help you feel prepared to work ethically as a counsellor. The core model of the course is Person-centred as this is a model that is built on the relationship between counsellor and client and helps you to understand who you are as a counsellor.  You will also be taught some Cognitive Behavioural and Psychodynamic Theory to help you discover the counsellor you would like to be post qualification as well as looking at Relationship Therapy, Transactional Analysis and Counselling on-line.

The modules studied will be – Working Professionally and safely as a counsellor; working within a coherent framework of counselling theory and skills; working within a counselling relationship; working with client diversity in counselling work; working with self-awareness in the counselling process; working self-reflectively as a counsellor; and the placement module Working within a user-centred approach to counselling which includes your placement of 100 supervised counselling hours.

The small class size means that the learning environment promotes deep work that really allows you to understand yourself and what counselling means for you, thus giving you a depth to the work you will undertake post qualification. Your tutors are all practicing therapists which means they are able to provide relevant knowledge and experience to back up the theoretical understanding you will learn and each have particular strengths that they are able to share with you.

Course Cost: £3250 Call: 07906 584643 for more details or click below

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What students are saying

 I feel fortunate to have had Catherine as one of my tutor, on my journey to become a qualified counsellor. Catherine is not only knowledgeable and experienced, she Is also highly passionate about the subject, which always helped to keep me fully engaged with learning. She is an inspirational tutor and since qualifying, I have gone on to attend some CPD courses. 


What students are saying

I found Catherine very professional and competent teacher. She is clear as crystal when it comes to teaching.  

She is the best. 😊

Level 4 Student


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