An opportunity to gain skills practice in fundamental principles of counselling leading to certification (subject to fulfillment of requirements).
The Berne Institute Counselling Certificate is available to trainess and counsellors who have completed 180 hours of advanced training (including Foundation Year) either at The Berne Institute or at other training institutes or colleges. A review and evaluation of basic counselling skills takes place at this workshop.
During the workshop, participants will be taught basic counselling skils and have the opportunity to practice them in peer counselling. Participants’ competency will be evaluated during the workshop. Those meeting the requirements wil be awarded the Counselling Skills Certificate.
Applications are invited from practising and trainee counsellors, not only in Transactional Analysis but in other recognised modalities. Participants must provide evidence of completed training hours (minimum 180) in counselling, using TA, NLP, Person-Centred counselling, Gestalt or other relevant training, and also evidence of reflective learning and/or practice (e.g. two-page extract from a journal). Please bring these to the workshop.
Timing All three days of this workshop will begin at 10am and finish at 4pm, with regular breaks.
Venue This course is currently running online due to the Coronavirus and you will be sent a Zoom link once your place is confirmed.
Cost £300 for members of The Berne Institute/£350 for non-Berne Institute members.
Booking To reserve a place, please complete the booking form contained in the flyer and return it to us with your full payment. You can email us via our website www.theberne.com or call 01509 673649 to book your place.
Frances Townsend MSc (TA Psych) CertCouns PGDip (Supervision) CertEMDR TSTA(P) is a Teaching and Supervising Transactional Analyst (TSTA) and a UKCP Registered Psychotherapist. She incorporates mindfulness into her practice as a core concept alongside TA. Previously she worked as a volunteer in a youth counselling agency and for Women’s Aid, managing refuges for women and children escaping domestic violence. Since 1995 she has built a thriving private practice in Northamptonshire where she sees individuals, couples and groups for therapy and is also a counsellor in NHS Primary Care. Frances runs individual and group supervision sessions and offers training and workshops on personal development, counselling and psychotherapy topics.
Annette Terry MSc (TA Psych) PTSTA(P) Annette is a UKCP Registered Psychotherapist, Supervisor and Trainer. She began working therapeutically using Hypnotherapy in 2003 and has since integrated TA, along with other modalities, into her private practice in Leicestershire. She particularly enjoys working creatively and is interested in the energy which is stimulated within groups when they come together to learn.