Independent Counselling Training

Counselling training to meet the needs of a changing world.

Call 01234 215940 or 07795106498

[email protected]


Diploma in Psychotherapeutic Counselling (Level 5 CPCAB)

This course will now begin in October 2021 and is held over 18 days between October 2021 and June 2022

This qualification is designed to give counsellors the knowledge, skills and competencies to work as counsellors in independent practice. 

It also equips you to take on a senior counselling role in an organisational context where client assessment, referral and routine evaluation are part of the role.

Call Lorna Marchant on 01234 215940 or 07795106498 to find out more.

Email: [email protected]

Course Requirements:

To attend 18 study days in full with a minimum of 80% attendance accepted to pass the course.

Personal counselling: a minimum of 40 hours of personal counselling by the end

of the course. This can include hours undertaken prior to the start of the course

but at least 10 hours of personal therapy must be undertaken during the course itself. 

Client work: a minimum of 60 hours formally-contracted counselling (one-to one) including client assessment.

Supervision: either group or one-to-one supervision – to meet BACP minimum requirements