This course provides a foundational counselling qualification. It enables students to engage with several key theoretical approaches in counselling and related skills, and to learn to integrate them in ways that allow them to be effective practitioners, equipped to work in a range of settings. The course provides both professional and academic training, producing reflective practitioners who are equipped to meet the future challenges of the counselling profession. The course is accredited by the British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy (BACP) and subscribes to the BACP Ethical Framework (2018).
Why study this course?
- The course combines academic study and personal reflection with a strong focus on counselling skills and practice
- This programme received 100% student satisfaction in the National Student Survey 2018
- The course is accredited by the British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy (BACP)
- It offers a distinctive training in integrative counselling, drawing on several core models of counselling to form an integrated framework for practice
- On completion, you can progress to the BA (Hons) ‘Top Up’ award in Counselling Studies, thereby achieving a full Honours degree
- The course has a strong reputation and good relationships with a range of placement providers across the region
For more information please visit the Newman University website.