Become a counsellor and help people to overcome their challenges

Are you working in the Mental Health and Alcohol and Other Drug Industry and want to formalise and advance your generalist counselling skills to work in a rewarding role?

This course will teach you how to develop, facilitate, and monitor all aspects of case management and build an effective working relationship with your client. You will also learn how to apply interpersonal and counselling interview skills to perform assessments.

Graduates of the Diploma of Counselling may qualify for pathways to Chisholm’s Bachelor of Community Mental Health, Alcohol and Other Drugs.

TIMETABLE
Full Time: Monday, Wednesday 6pm - 9pm and Friday 10am - 3pm
Part Time: Monday and Wednesday 6pm - 9pm

The Australian Community Workers Association is a national professional body that endorses training courses for workers in the field.  Chisholm’s programs are endorsed by ACWA. This endorsement adds value to graduates of Chisholm programs as it confirms the professional reputation of our programs. Graduates are able to apply for membership of ACWA.

 

Course code
CHC51015
On campus
Frankston, Berwick
Online
Not available Online
International
Not available for International students
Length
Full Time, 1 year. Part Time, 2 years.
2018 start dates
Weeks commencing 12 Feb and 16 Jul.