Counselling professionals provide people with the guidance, assistance and advice they need to overcome personal problems or psychological issues. Many people seek counselling services at some stage in their life, whether to help them work through grief, solve relationship issues, or simply improve their quality of life. Counselling courses prepare students to become counsellors in a variety of professional settings. As a counselling student, you’ll learn how to communicate effectively with people to help them understand their thoughts, feelings and actions. You’ll gain the psychological knowledge and skills necessary to assist people in changing their mindsets and lives for the better.
Help others live well with a Masters of Counselling. Learn advanced job-ready counselling skills to work in a range of settings and enhance the wellbeing of individuals, families, and groups with complex needs.
Get started in one of the most rewarding fields out there - counselling. This course explores foundational theories and equips you to deliver counselling across a range of modalities.
100% online, you have the flexibility to study around other commitments. Continue on to complete a Masters to become a full-time counsellor.
The online CHC43315 Certificate IV in Mental Health from Open Colleges gives you the skills to provide professional support to people with mental illness.
The CHC53315 Diploma of Mental Health course equips students with the practical skills and knowledge to support people affected by mental health struggles in a team leader or management position within a mental health organisation.
Help those struggling with addiction and mental health with this online Dual Qualification: CHC43215 Certificate IV in Alcohol and Other Drugs and CHC43315 Certificate IV in Mental Health course.
The Graduate Certificate in Child and Adolescent Mental Health, from VU Online, will give you a greater understanding of the complex lives and minds of children and adolescents, and allow you to help them.
Depending on your skills and experience, you can apply the knowledge you gain in this course to careers such as: