Certificate in Counseling Psychology


Level 4


6 Months


About the Course

Ideal program for all those who wish to gain a basic understanding of psychological concepts related to well-being, mental health and psychotherapeutic counseling.

This is not a professional qualification that trains you to become an independently practicing counselor or a counseling psychologist, but an entry level program that will gather the ground knowledge required to become a skilled, confident and an ethical practitioner one day.

Apart from an introduction to various approaches and perspectives in psychology, modules of this program will support you understand why people develop cognitive and emotional disturbances, what is normal and what is not and different methods available to help these individuals overcome their conditions.

Knowledge and skills you gather would be helpful in understanding yourself and other to develop positive relationships with them in your personal and social life while you can further build on your counseling skills by joining the higher level programs using this as an entry qualification.

Program Title Certificate in Counseling Psychology

Duration 6 Months

Credits (UK) 120

Level (UK) 04

Modules 06

Awarding Body CIIHE

Delivery On Campus & Online

Schedule Weekday / Weekend

Module Structure

1. Understanding Human Behavior & Thinking

2. Brain & Behavior

3. Influence of People around us

4. Common Mental Illness

5. Mental Health First Aid

6. Peer Counseling

Your Instructor

Brad Grecco

Brad Grecco

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Further Study & Transfer Options