Basic Counselling Skills

With nearly 70 years’ experience in counselling individuals, couples, families and young people Relate Coventry & Warwickshire offers high quality basic counselling skills training.  A Relate Certificate of Completion will be gained on completion.

This 1 day course is for individuals who are interested in counselling, those working in a helping role, or anyone who would like to develop new listening and communication skills to be used in both professional and personal settings.

Course content

  • Person-centered, 3 Stage Model
  • Counselling skills, active listening and choosing effective communication styles
  • Self-awareness
  • Different types of ‘helping’, suitability and limitations
  • Ethics and boundaries
  • Skills practice associated with the 3 Stage Model
  • Personal constructs
  • Loss cycle
  • Assessing readiness and enabling change
  • SMART goal setting

Course date:  Thursday 26th September 2019 – 9.30 – 4.30pm

Costs: £65

Venue: Relate Coventry and Warwickshire, 1110A Elliott Court, Coventry Business Park, Herald Avenue, Coventry. CV5 6UB