This course is based at the Stamford Campus of University Centre Peterborough.
As a counsellor, you’ll actively listen to clients, offering them time, empathy and respect to talk about particular issues and problems, with the aim to reduce confusion and increase their ability to cope with challenges, or to make positive changes to their lives.
Achieving this qualification enables you to practice as a Counsellor and progress to work in senior roles within the NHS, charity or education sectors.
The course is widely recognised by a number of professional bodies including the BACP, the UK Council for Psychotherapy (UKCP) and the National Counselling Society (NCS).
This two year course based at our Stamford campus will provide you with a thorough grounding in the key concepts and practical skills required in the counselling sector and is recognised nationally by employers. You will gain the knowledge, understanding and skills required for a range of counselling specialisms to allow you to successfully progress in the future.
You will learn through a combination of independent and group activities including lectures, seminars, trips, visits and work-related experiences.
You have the option of studying the course as one full day or one afternoon and evening on the same day.
The courses at University Centre Peterborough are studied in smaller class sizes compared with other universities, a typical class size is under 30 students.
To find out more and to apply, visit https://www.ucp.ac.uk/a‑z-courses/social-sciences/diploma-in-therapeutic-counselling/