Basic Counselling Skills

2 Day Workshop

Course Aims:

  • Introduce the concepts of counselling and counselling skills
  • Define the difference between using counselling skills and counselling.
  • Introduce some basic counselling skills including: empathy, open-ended questions, reflective listening and summarising.
  • Practice using basic counselling skills.
  • Explore ethical considerations for sustaining professional relationship using counselling skills.
  • Examine the above in relation to participants specific work context.
  • Encourage personal development.

By the end of the course you can expect to:

  • Understand the concepts of counselling and counselling skills.
  • Understand the difference between counselling and using counselling skills.
  • Demonstrate using basic counselling skills.
  • Be aware of ethical considerations for sustaining the helping relationship using counselling skills.
  • Apply basic counselling skills to your workplace.
  • Gain in self awareness.

How to Apply

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"I learnt a lot from this training and was very pleased with myself when I used some of the techniques..."