It takes a very special person to make a child feel comfortable opening up when they’re anxious or worried. You’ll need learn great listening skills, empathy, compassion, and a true desire to make a difference. If that sounds like you, and you’re looking for a foundation course that will teach you the essential skillset of a childhood counsellor, then our Counselling for Children Level 2 course will be just what you’re looking for.
Learn the very special skillset required to provide counselling to children with this level 2 course
Written by a child psychologist, this comprehensive course covers everything you’ll need to know to begin to breakdown the communication barriers often built up by troubled children. You’ll learn the common reasons that parents and carers seek counselling for children, the various theoretical approaches to counselling, some of the social and environmental issues that can affect children’s emotions and behaviour, and more. You can choose between paper-based or online study, work at your own time and at your own pace, and you’ll find our course materials accessible and engaging.