Events & Short Courses
Counselling Courses

We deliver many short courses and events covering a variety of topics including our Introduction to Counselling course, Becoming an Effective Listener course, CPD (continued professional development) and bespoke Business Training services. We update these on a regular basis so please keep an eye on this page for updates.

Short Courses
Introduction to Counselling

Are you interested in becoming a counsellor, but unsure of what route to take or where to start?

Do you know what you should be looking for in a counselling course?

Our 12-hour online course is designed for anyone who is interested in finding out more about counselling training. The course gives you an insight into the various modalities that are widely practiced and also give you a taster of the core skills you will need to become a counsellor.

This course is also relevant for those in the helping professions such as mental health working, coaching, nursing and teaching. Although online, this is an interactive course where you have lots of opportunities to practice skills, delivered by experienced, qualified counsellors.

Our CPD group organises events throughout the year on a range of topics that are relevant to the themes we are seeing in our clients or in society.  These CPDs are designed for counselling students and counselling practitioners.

Upcoming CPDs

Thurs 9 Feb 2023, 7pm-8.30pm- Webinar ‘Sleep Better’ – Dr Jill McGarry- TICKET SALES ARE NOW OPEN

Sat 25 Feb 2023, 10am-11.30am- Webinar ‘Working with Binge Eating from an Attachment Perspective’ – Julia Buckroyd- TICKET SALES ARE NOW OPEN

Sat 11 March 2023, 10am-11.30am- Webinar ‘Understanding Addiction’ – Geoff Fergusson- TICKET SALES ARE NOW OPEN

Sat 20 May 2023, 10am- 12pm- Webinar ‘Respark: Igniting hope and joy after trauma and depression’ – Graham Music- TICKET SALES ARE NOW OPEN

Fri 26 May 2023, 10am-1pm- Webinar ‘The Hardest Words: Exploring Suicide Risk in Counselling and Psychotherapy’ -Professor Andrew Reeves – TICKET SALES ARE NOW OPEN

Sat 10 June 2023, 10am-12pm- Webinar ‘Working with Gender Dysphoria’ –by Stella O Malley- TICKET SALES ARE NOW OPEN

 

PREVIOUS

Sat 8 Oct 2022, 10am-12pm- Webinar ‘Race’ in Psychotherapy – Ruth Williams

Sat 19 Nov 2022, 10am-11.30am- Webinar ‘End of Life Care and Bereavement’ – Pam Firth

Sat 10 Dec 2022, 10am-12pm- Webinar ‘The Oedipus Complex De-Mystified’ – Louisa Grundy & Sam Elderfield

Sat 21 Jan 2023, 10am-1:30pm- Webinar ‘Working with Neuro-diversity in a Therapeutic Setting’- by Angela Atack

Virtual Open Days

Deciding which course is right for you takes time and consideration. Attending our Open Days can help you explore what The Counselling Foundation has to offer so you can feel confident you’re making the best choice.

Our virtual open days take place on Zoom. Book your free place here:

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