Taught course

Counselling and Therapeutic Communication with Professional Practice

Institution
Ulster University · Faculty of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences
Qualifications
PCertPGDipMSc

Entry requirements

  • Hold an honours or non-honours degree or demonstrate ability to undertake the course through the accreditation of prior experiential learning; and
  • Must be working (employment or voluntary) within a counselling related post, e.g. working in a counselling, health or social care setting in a counselling role to secure supervised client hours; and
  • Attend for interview to show evidence of having the personal qualities necessary to undertake counselling training.

Months of entry

September

Course content

Our Counselling and Therapeutic Communication with Professional Practice course, has been designed to contribute to the educational requirements of those working towards professional accreditation. The course aims to recruit counsellors who are already working in a practice context towards professional accreditation. The course includes two supervised practice modules, wherein students are expected to complete 100 supervised client-contact hours. Only students who complete the supervised practice modules can receive the award of PgCert/PgDip/MSc Counselling and Therapeutic Communication with Professional Practice.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • PCert
    part time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
  • PGDip
    part time
    24 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
  • MSc
    part time
    36 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Name
Dr Anne Moorhead
Email
a.moorhead@ulster.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)28 9036 8905