Course in Counseling and Psychology

General

Program Description

ICI’s counselling and psychology course allow you to achieve a very rewarding career in a rapidly growing profession. You can find many opportunities to work in established institutions and companies as well as help people cope with personal and professional difficulties. We offer you a course developed and conducted by qualified professionals who are highly experienced and successful in the field.

Course Outline

  • Module 1: Introducing Counselling Skills
  • Module 2: Personal Development
  • Module 3: Taking Care of Yourself
  • Module 4: Maintaining Good Practice
  • Module 5: Being a Listening Helper
  • Module 6: Qualities, Skills, and Knowledge for Listening
  • Module 7: Recognising Your Own Barriers to Listening
  • Module 8: Establishing a Helping Relationship
  • Module 9: Counselling Practice 1: Beginning the Discussion
  • Module 10: Counselling Practice 2: Deepening Understanding
  • Module 11: Counselling Practise 3: Working with Action and Endings
  • Module 12: Being Prepared for Common Personal Problems
  • Module 13: Understanding People from a Social Perspective
  • Module 14: Understanding Individuals from a Psychological Perspective
  • Module 15: Coping with Different Types of Helping Conversations
  • Module 16: Dealing with Difficulties
  • Module 17: Key Counselling Skills

Career Prospects

There is a huge demand for counsellors today and this is supported by credible reports. In the recent years, employment in this field increased by more than 50% and it is expected to grow even more. With an ICI counselling and psychology education, you will be confident in joining organisations of any scale and specialisation. You can also set up your own practice in time.

Our graduates have been proven to be efficient in performing as:

  • Counsellors (family/grief/education/conflict)
  • Welfare and social workers
  • Educators
  • Sports coaches
  • Life coaches
  • Personal trainers
  • Rehabilitation and healthcare administrators
  • Mental health institute staff
  • Sales and marketing associates
  • Industrial relations and management staff

Last updated January 2018

About the School

The International Career Institute (ICI) is a leader in distance education with some of the most diverse course offerings available to students. It is part of a network of affiliated colleges establis ... Read More

The International Career Institute (ICI) is a leader in distance education with some of the most diverse course offerings available to students. It is part of a network of affiliated colleges established in 1978 which together educate tens of thousands of students yearly worldwide. Read less