Counselling Courses and CPD Workshops
I have been working at Devon Counselling College since 2016.
As well as running courses, I host ecotherapy training days and marketing workshops for therapeutic practitioners with Becky Whittaker.
For booking details or online access to courses, please click the logo of the training body below.
A 10 week course to see if counselling feels like a good fit for you as you learn and try out the skills involved. You will be introduced to some of the ideas in counselling theory and practice, and provide an introduction to important communication skills, self-care and self-development.
Next course: May 2021
Level 4 Diploma in Therapeutic Counselling
An opportunity to develop work-based skills within an ethical framework and develop an understanding of the impact of a diverse society on clients, counselling therapeutic approaches, self-awareness and research methodologies, demonstrated through a 100 hour supervised placement.
Next Course: September 2021
A one day CPD workshop designed to help qualified Counsellors move their practice outside.
The morning will be spent looking at the practicalities of working with clients outside; the afternoon is an experiential session working in the open air.
Upcoming courses for 2021:
July 3 & August 4
Practising Walk-and-Talk Counselling and Other Ecotherapy
An online pre-recorded lecture for CounsellingTutor - an online resource providing study support for learners undertaking counselling courses, qualified counsellors or anyone who has an interest in counselling theory and personal development.
Lecture Posted: April 2021
Marketing Module 1
When You Are The Product
If you are just qualified and starting out, or have been struggling to find the best way to promote your practice - this is the workshop for you! This fully interactive online session will help you find your market and look at how you can reach that market ethically and honestly.
Upcoming Dates for 2021:
May 11 & September 21
Marketing Module 2
How To Maximise Your Website's Visibility
An online workshop designed to help you make the most of your main marketing tool. This jargon free guide to websites is ideal for anyone promoting their work - whether you design your own site or have someone to help you. We will look at how to ensure your online presence does what you need it to do.
Next date: October 5 2021
Marketing Module 3
Harnessing The Power Of Social Media
The third online module is a beginner’s guide to safely and ethically promoting your practice through Facebook and Twitter.
We will look at how we manage our digital footprint, how what we say online may affect our practice and how social media posts can be linked to and from websites for optimum impact.
Next date: October 19 2021