Counselling Career Starter
Counselling is regarded as one of the most helpful careers in the world. According to a National survey done by the Australian Institute of Health and Welfare, 1 in 7 people will experience situations which might induce the need for counselling advice from a professional. Counselling aptitudes are used in therapies and counselling sessions, but also in everyday interactions with family, friends, and colleagues. These skills can also be applied in other fields such as health care, education, and social work.
Joining the shift LEARNT’s Counselling career starter course is an opportunity to gain insight into what it takes to become a counsellor. We’ll walk you through the essential aspects of the profession and responsibilities associated with the role so you can get a better understanding of the expectations and make informed decision about your career path. In this comprehensive course, you will learn how to operate within a structured counselling framework, utilise interpersonal and counselling interview skills and establish a client’s suitability for counselling services.
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What you’ll experience
If you are thinking about studying, this course is designed to equip you with relevant information about succeeding as a counsellor. The content of the course is essential if you are already working in the health sector, community, welfare, education or government organisations, or in a private practice. This 5-module course presents concise information in structured sections with images and ‘check for understanding’ tasks at the end of each section. Learners will progress in order, at their own pace, through each segment. The content is available for learners to study and revisit when needed.
What you will get
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Establish and Confirm Counselling Relationship
Learn how to form relationships with a client seeking counselling.
Apply Specialist Interpersonal And Counselling Interview Skills
Acquire knowledge intended for application in a counselling interview to ensure client-counsellor communication is effective and to enhance client development and growth.
Apply Personality And Development Theories
Discover on this topic the several defined personality and development theories which a counsellor must know.
Apply Learning Theories In Counselling
Be equipped with skills needed to apply theory underpinning behaviourism and social learning (modelling) in counselling practice.
Determine Suitability Of Client For Counselling Services
Clarifying a client’s suitability for counselling services and making appropriate referrals is part of being a counsellor’s job.
Counselling Career Starter
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Are there any requirements to undertake a course with Learnt?
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What computer skills do I need for this course?
Our online training doesn’t require you to be a tech genius, however basic computer skills are required to complete our courses. Fundamental computer skills such as typing, understanding how to navigate a computer and basic Microsoft office are ideal for getting the most out of your learning.
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