Think Colleges Pty Ltd
2 years full-time, 4 years part-time
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Build in-demand skills for a people-focused profession and support others to success by studying this Master of Counselling and Applied Psychotherapy course.
Designed for students with a background in counselling, this master's degree offers practical opportunities to learn new skills, deepen your knowledge of counselling principles and theories, and apply counselling thinking to a wide range of alternative areas of business and relationships.
After completing this course, you may choose to work in a specialised counselling role, drawing on your study in areas including developmental psychology, positive psychology, cognitive behaviour therapy, existential therapy, narrative therapy, grief and trauma counselling, or ecological psychotherapy. You may also choose to apply counselling practices to another role, and work in a business, relationship or lifestyle coaching or mentoring role.
You'll have access to opportunities to put your new knowledge into practice with practical work experience placements.
If you're seeking a professional challenge and want to develop your interpersonal and communication skills, this course offers a practical and rewarding new opportunity.
To be eligible to study this course, applicants must meet the following entry requirements:
In this counselling course, the subjects you may study include:
As a student of the Jansen Newman Institute, you will receive extensive student support from your course advisor and mentor.
Have one-on-one study support to help you create goals, study plans and develop strong study skills. You will also have access to over 70 million articles from one of the largest online libraries in Australia!
JNI are all about creating a supportive learning environment to help you thrive! Dedicated Learning and Academic Skills (LAS) support staff are on hand help you be more effective in your study and build your skills. From writing essays and reports to goal setting and exam prep – they’ll guide you through it all (available online and on campus).
This course can be delivered on campus to provide you with practical training in a face-to-face learning environment. It is available to study at the following locations:
You can also choose to study this course entirely online, or online with some on-campus components (blended learning).
Upon successful completion of this course, you will receive a studying this Master of Counselling and Applied Psychotherapy from Jansen Newman Institute.
This course will provide you with the skills, knowledge and experience required to progress your counselling career, and may offer you opportunities to seek more diverse roles in either specialised counselling practises or in general business, relationship and lifestyle coaching.
Early exit from this course may qualify you to receive a Graduate Certificate or Graduate Diploma in Counselling and Applied Psychotherapy from Jansen Newman Institute.
Wondering where a career in counselling could take you? Potential job outcomes may include; Bereavement Counsellor, Relationship Counsellor, Family Counsellor, School Counsellor, Rehabilitation Counsellor, Youth Worker, Community or Welfare Worker.
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