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BACP Online and phone therapy (OPT) competence framework
User guide and training curriculum. Raising training and practice standards in counselling and psychotherapy.
How to do counselling online
This continuing professional development (CPD) course has been jointly developed by The Open University and the British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy as a response to the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. The aim of the course is to offer a primer on working online as a counsellor or psychotherapist. Course completion will boost your knowledge and confidence, and will support counsellors and psychotherapists to offer technology-based counselling safely and effectively.
Children and young people (CYP) competences and curricula
Raising training and practice standards in counselling and psychotherapy. A competence framework for delivering effective humanistic counselling with children and young people.
Diploma in Integrative Adolescent Psychotherapy
Integrative Adolescent Psychotherapy is an expanding and specialist area of practice. In ensuring principles of best practices when working with this client group, therapists need to possess the appropriate knowledge, skills and competencies in order to ensure they are working ethically, professionally and effectively with this population group.
Pieta: Therapist Vacancies - Positions available nationwide
Some exciting opportunities for therapists at Pieta, including Sessional Relief Remote 24hr Crisis Helpline Therapist. Click for more information.
TUDublin: Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in Counselling and Psychotherapy
This course was developed to equip the participants with the skills and competencies necessary to work as a Counsellor/ Psychotherapist in Ireland. This is an evidence informed programme based on a humanistic framework that integrates Person-Centred and Cognitive-Behavioural Therapy (CBT), underpinned by Ericksonian principles.
Living with Loss: A bereavement information evening
This is a free, hybrid event hosted by the South Dublin Bereavement Network. When: 7pm to 9pm, Thursday, September 21st, 2023 Where: Maldron Hotel Tallaght, D24 XC9W Cost: Free For those unable to attend the event in person, this event will be live streamed via Zoom.
ICHAS course: Introduction to the Integrative Perinatal Counselling Model
Perinatal Counselling is a distinct field that remains undeveloped and requires specialist training and knowledge. We are delighted to present this introductory course in Perinatal Counselling for accredited and pre-accredited counsellors and psychotherapists who would like to inform their practice with evidence based approaches and are seeking to get a head start on specialising in the field of Perinatal Counselling.
Eden Programme Suicide Support
Have you thought about or attempted suicide? If so, the Eden Programme may benefit you: Eden is: An educational programme with a therapeutic element, For people over the age of 18 years, Group setting: up to 16 people, 1 morning a week for 26 weeks, No fee (participant financial contribution agreed depending on means), Application process with informal interview to see if programme can meet needs, Endorsed by the HSE and evaluated by DCU
Health Assured is the UK and Ireland's most trusted independent health and wellbeing provider, making a positive difference to over 13 million lives. We offer the most comprehensive employee assistance programme (EAP) on the market today, providing clinical expertise and 24/7 support services. If you are a counsellor looking to become an affiliate, please click here.