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Counselling Diploma of Higher Education

Glyndwr University, Wrexham

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  • Qualification

    Diploma of Higher Education - DipHE

  • Location

    Wrexham

  • Study mode

    Part time

  • Start date

    26-SEP-22

  • Duration

    2 Years

Course summary

Welsh Government policy enshrines the provision of counselling in schools, responding to this challenge - and to the demand for greater professionalisation of counselling and psychotherapy in Britain – Wrexham Glyndŵr University continues to offer this popular courses. The initial diploma is aimed at providing you with a general professional qualification in counselling. This course may help your career by adding valuable understanding and skills to anyone working in related professions. Our courses are grounded in the person-centred approach to give you the ability to provide empathic, authentic relationships which will develop effective therapeutic interaction. The delivery and content of the courses are based on a contemporary understanding of the theory and practice of Carl Rogers and the contributions of other theorists within this therapeutic modality. These include but are not limited to Gendlin, Mearns & Thorne, Warner, Greenberg, Rice & Elliott. In addition, play and expressive therapy are covered in light of person-centred practice and theory, criticisms are considered, and attention is paid to research informed current developments. There are several areas that are important to becoming a competent counsellor/psychotherapist. These are all addressed within the course and include: Emphasis on the personal development, self-awareness and psychological maturity of the trainee; developing the ability to write and practice reflectively, developing the ability to apply theory in practice; understanding and applying ethical principles in your work; and professionalism in practice.

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Normally qualifications at level 3 (BTEC, A-Level, Access courses, and Level 3 Counselling course completion) are an expectation.

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University information

Glyndwr University, Wrexham

  • University League Table

    128th

  • Campus address

    Glyndwr University, Wrexham, Plas Coch, Mold Road, Wrexham, Wrexham, LL11 2AW, Wales

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    64th out of 79 10

  • Entry standards

    / Max 177
    75 44%

    74th

    1
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    100.0 100%

    1st

    16
  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    4.30 86%

    10th

    65

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