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Counselling Children & Young People

This popular training course is suitable for counsellors wanting to develop their practice to work therapeutically with children and young people.

 

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This is course is also available to purchase in 3 instalments - if you require this option to pay, please contact mark.busby@thecfc.org.uk directly for your payment plan.  Please note we cannot offer the 20% Early Bird Discount for this payment option.

Counselling Children & Young People

£640.00Price
  • Pricing

    The price of this course is £640. 

  • Who is this course for?

    This popular training course is suitable for counsellors wanting to develop their practice to work therapeutically with children and young people.

  • Aims and Outcomes

    • To be more aware of the differences when working with CYP clients as opposed to adult clients
    • To have an understanding of child development theories and attachment
    • To explore a model of how to work safely with grieving and traumatised children
    • To have explored working with other common themes in CYP counselling such as bullying, anxiety, low self esteem, anger, relationships, eating disorders and self and identity
    • To look at safeguarding and confidentiality, managing boundaries with parents and carers appropriately and be more confident in working with suicide and risk
    • To have had the chance to role play and practise therapeutic situations
    • To explore and experience creative ways of working with children and young people such as free play, drawing and talking and sand tray therapy
    • To be able to connect to your own inner child in the service of children you may be trying to help
    • To understand requirements of working with children in an organisational context
  • Trainer

    Trainer
    Sarah Barker

    Sarah is an MBACP registered counsellor working with children and young people within school settings and other services. She is also the Children’s Services Manager at The Counselling & Family Centre and has over 20 years’ experience working in Human Resources

  • Dates, times, venue and CPD

    Dates:  Tuesday 16/4/24, Thursday 18/4/24, Tuesday 23/4/24, Thursday 25/4/24, Tuesday 30/4/24, Thursday 2/5/24.

    Time: 10am to 4pm 

    Venue: The Counselling & Family Centre, 40 Mayors Road, Altrincham, WA15 9RP 

    CPD: 36 hours

  • Further information

    For more information on our courses, including making a booking or cancellation, please see course information

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