(Child and Young Person)
This part-time day course is delivered over four years. Attendance is for 1 day per week for two years during term time. Years 3 and 4 are 1 day plus clinical placements.
We encourage both male and female applicants and those from ethnic backgrounds along with mature students or those from non-traditional educational backgrounds with relevant experience and skills who may be able to apply via an accredited prior education & learning process.
This exciting, newly developed course delivers an up-to-date, specialist clinical training to enable you to work as a professional counsellor with children, young people and young adults in a variety of settings.
This training develops reflective practitioners who can work effectively and ethically with a range of ages. The course has been developed alongside the emerging BACP Competences for counselling young people, giving our students enhanced employability
We use a range of teaching methods, enabling you to develop understanding in areas including child development, psychopathology, creative techniques, art materials, and play.
Working from a person-centred model there is a strong focus on developing self-awareness, alongside practical skills. You will engage in experiential groups to develop your understanding and integrate theory with practice.
From Year 3, you will undertake a placement of 150 clinical hours.
At the end of year 4 you will be eligible to apply for entry to the BA(Hons) in Counselling & Psychotherapy Top-up Award…to find out more about this…
Renew’s therapeutic services are accredited by the British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy and we adhere to their ethical framework for the Counselling Professions 2018 . Renew Counselling is a registered charity No 1084940 and a Company limited by guarantee, registered in England. Registered office: Sadlers House, 2 Legg Street, Chelmsford, Essex CM1 1AH Company No. 4099810 TM The name, logotype and four squares graphic device are registered Trademarks (Reg No: 3015144) of Renew Counselling