CIE Level 5 Diploma in Therapeutic Person-Centred Counselling
Are you interested in working in counselling or developing your existing skills? This Level 4 and 5 Diploma in Therapeutic Person-Centred Counselling will provide you with a solid foundation of knowledge to build your career on.
- Accredited level 4 and 5 Diploma in Therapeutic Person-Centred Counselling
- Achieve up to 240 learning credits which can be used towards future studies.
- Discover counselling strategies for a range of clients, including children, adults, families, and couples.
- Learn how to support someone through bereavement, addiction, or death.
- Study cognitive behavioural therapy and explain its approaches.
This level 4 and 5 Diploma in Therapeutic Person-Centred Counselling focussed on developing your counselling skills. You’ll develop your understanding of counselling topics including relationships, families, bereavement, addiction, and debt, as well as counselling for children and cognitive behavioural therapy.
Up to 2 years.
140 hours per unit.
You will receive a CIE Level 4 and 5 Diploma in Therapeutic Person-Centred Counselling awarded by CIE Global. You can also achieve up to 240 learning credits which can be put towards future studies.
Students must hold a level 3 diploma or an A Level qualification (or higher) before enrolling on this diploma.
- Setting up an ePortfolio
- Independent research
- Communicating ideas
- Reflective writing
- Pro-active implementation of skills
- Approaches and applications
- Psychology and psychiatry
- Humanist approach
- Experimental processes
- The psychodynamic approach
- Face to face meetings
- Therapeutic environment
- Skills and strategies
- Resolution strategies
- Projection tendencies
- Life patterns
- Relationship attachments
- Models and approaches
- Family systems
- Definitive roles
- Negative problems
- Physical attraction
- The fragmented family
- Traditional approaches
- Research outcomes
- Grieving process
- Influencing factors
- Social and cultural aspects
- Continually searching for reasons
- Role the deceased
- Meaning to losses
- Positive and beneficial addiction
- Negative and harmful addiction
- Tolerance and withdrawal
- Human addiction
- Alcohol addiction
- The Cycle of Change
- The Twelve Step Approach
- Approaches and outcomes
- Psychological addiction
- Counselling approaches
- Legal ways
- Programme of therapy
- Implementing changes
- CBT and depression
- CBT and obsessive compulsive disorder
- CBT and PTSD
- CBT and panic disorders
- CBT and phobias and fears
- Anxiety disorders
- Long-term exposure
- Observational learning
- Maladaptive thoughts and beliefs, and adjustments
- Rejection of negativity
- Confronting stressors
- Relaxation and focusing exercises
You are required to create an ePortfolio. After each unit you will have to send your work by email to your tutor. This means you will have 16 tutor marked assessments. You will also have to take part in self-assessment activities, do your own independent research and conduct your own reflective journal.
You may start at any time and have up to two years to complete your studies. We suggest that each unit within the course will take approximately 140 hours to complete. This is more than enough time to give you flexibility and work at your own pace without the pressure of deadlines.
This course will allow you to work at home or at work. All materials for the course will be received online. You will also get tutor support by email.
On completion of this course, you will receive both CIE Level 4 and 5 Diplomas in Therapeutic Person-Centred Counselling.
You will also achieve up to 240 learning credits which can be used towards future studies. This course can be used to help you secure a place on a level 6 degree or diploma.
Please note, university entry requirements can differ, so we recommend that you consult with your preferred universities to check that they will allow you to study with them after completing this course.
This course is awarded by CIE Global. CIE (Centre for Interactive Education) is an innovative awarding organisation in the UK. The completion of this course alone does not lead to an Ofqual regulated qualification but may be used as evidence of knowledge and skills towards regulated qualifications in the future. The unit summary can be used as evidence towards your Recognition of Prior Learning if you wish to progress your studies in this sector.
All students must be 17 years of age and above. Students must hold a Level 3 diploma or an A Level qualification (or higher) before enrolling on this diploma.
You may start at any time and have two years to complete your studies. It is truly flexible and is designed to fit around your lifestyle and other commitments.
You will send your work by email to your personal course tutor for them to mark and return to you.
It's not a problem. We offer a course replacement service, so if you get into trouble and your course pack is lost or damaged, our Student Support Team can provide you with a new set of materials for a one-time additional fee.
That's not a problem. We want to make sure you're 100% confident about enrolling on the course and starting your study. So, just give our team of education specialists a call on 03300 563 100 and they'll do their best to help.