Discuss the skills of individual counselling as they relate to the counselling relationship and the development of the counsellor. Examine the skills and strategies involved in the counselling process while building on the content of “Basic Counselling Skills”. Topics include: the counselling process, understanding and practicing the skills involved in all phases of the counselling relationship, record keeping, ethical obligations, and emerging self awareness and self care. Key course goals: to provide experiential learning related to the client-counsellor relationship; and analyze the issues that emerge from the profession, focusing on the client issues found in community counselling agencies.
Course code: CNSK 1405
Length: 45.0 hours
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