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ONLINE COURSES

Beginning in the Autumn of 2023 we are increasing our online courses to include our well established and highly regarded Certificate in Supervision (L6 CPCAB) and the level 5 Diploma in Psychotherapeutic Cunselling (PCL5 CPCAB)

(Applications are now being accepted for our Autumn 2023 online courses) 

From January 2023 we will be offering an Introduction to Counselling Young People (BACP Stage 1 curriculum) to those who would like to develop their work with this age group. (Please see the CPD page for more details)

Introduction to Counselling Young People

Beginning Friday 27th January 2023 

(Each session will run from 9.30 to 3.30 noon)

This course has been developed in line with the BACP curriculum for stage 1 Introduction to counselling young people and will enable you to gain knowledge, skills and understanding for working with those aged 11-18 years. 

This is for counsellors who are in their final year of training or those who are qualified and are considering working with adolescents.

It covers:

*Beginnings of the therapeutic relationship with young people

*Working with the relationship with young people

*Development in adolescence (including attachment theory)

*Ethical, professional, legal issues and young people

*Understanding groups for working with young people

*Working creatively with young people

*Endings and young people.

Throughout the course there will be experiential work, to help gain an understanding of the importance of self awareness when working with adolescents.


Course Fee: £400 (this can be paid in monthly instalments.


Contact  info@independentcounsellingtraining.org to book your place or to find out more.

Course Dates

27th  January 2023

10th  February 2023

24th  February 2023

10th  March 2023

24th  March 2023


T o gain the ICT certificate and a report stating that you are competent to work with this age group you will be asked to undertake assessment, both a skills based assessment and a piece of written work demonstrating your learning form the course.

Alternatively a certificate of attendance will be given to those who don't wish to take the assessment.


Certificate in Therapeutic Supervision

(L6 CPCAB)

This course is for counsellors and psychotherapists who are looking to expand their practice by incorporating supervision.

This course is being delivered live online via Zoom over 7 weekends from October 7th & 8th 2023

If you have a minimum of 450 practice hours and are eligible for BACP or another professional body's accreditation then you can apply for this course.

There is both internal assessment (building a portfolio) and an external case review to successfully qualify as a supervisor.

Fee: £1750 (this includes the registration fee for CPCAB)

This fee can be pa​id in instalments.


Please call Lorna Marchant or email info@independentcounsellingtraining.org

  to request an application form as places fill quickly on this popular course.


 ** Please note that should you choose to leave the course early the outstanding course fee must be paid in full within 30 days of leaving.

Live Online via Zoom


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Our staff and tutor team have many years of experience delivering courses online and face to face. 

They also bring with them many years experience of counselling, supervision and training so enriching the training our students receive.


Diploma in Psychotherapeutic Counselling

Level 5 CPCAB

This course is for those counsellors who are qualified counsellors (a minimum of level 4 Diploma) and who are looking to consolidate their previous learning and prepare for private and independent practice.

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