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Take the next step in your counselling, coaching or management role by studying this Graduate Diploma of Counselling course.
Designed for students with a background in counselling, psychology or psychotherapy, this course offers a professional development opportunity for practitioners seeking rapid career progression. It also offers an opportunity for professionals working in community and business settings to develop their work using theories and principles of positive psychology and coaching.
With a blend of on-campus and online delivery, and an optional accelerated graduation track, this course is flexible for students continuing work or seeking to develop new skills without the commitment of long-term study. This course also acts as a pathway to the Master of Counselling and Applied Psychotherapy for students seeking further development opportunities.
If you're seeking a professional challenge, want to build your skills and are interested in expanding your counselling knowledge, 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 Graduate Diploma of Counselling 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.
You may also choose to undertake further study after completing this course. The units completed in this course may be credited towards Master of Counselling and Applied Psychotherapy from Jansen Newman Institute.
If you choose to exit this course early, you may be eligible to graduate with a Graduate Certificate in Counselling.
Wondering where a career in mental health could take you? Potential job outcomes may include:
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