This course will begin in September 2022, subject to successful validation.
This programme follows on from the Introductory Certificate in Counselling Children and Young People, and is a Formal Award in counselling children and young people. Key learning topics are closely based on Stage 2 of the BACP Training curriculum for counselling children and young people. Adopting an integrative approach to working with children and young people, the programme is structured to allow personal reflection and group discussion in order to thoroughly explore clinical issues within the context of counselling children and young people. Students on this programme will also accrue 50 hours of clinical practice on placement, counselling children and young people, and undergo individual supervision.
- Successful completion of the Newman Introductory Certificate in Counselling Children & Young People or equivalent.
- Minimum Level 5 professional qualification in counselling or psychotherapy), including at least 100 hours of supervised clinical practice. Or a student at an advanced stage on an adult counselling or psychotherapy training who has achieved at least 100 clinical hours and been assessed as suitable for working with children and young people.