In this specialist, stand-alone module you will explore and develop the interpersonal skills that form the foundation of counselling and psychotherapy. You will be given the opportunity to consider how these verbal and non-verbal skills can improve personal communication and enhance self-awareness.

On completion of this module you will be able to demonstrate the skills involved in listening, responding, questioning and engaging, and evaluate your own skill in a role play interaction. You will also gain an understanding of a range of approaches to learning including the ability to evaluate and reflect.

Topics covered may include:

  • Core conditions
  • Questioning skills
  • Paraphrasing
  • Ethics and confidentiality
  • Clinical supervision and support
  • Maintaining boundaries
  • Learning through reflection
  • Learning log

Please note: *Prices correct for 2018/19 new students. Subject to potential annual increase in September 2019.