PG Diploma in Counselling Children and Youth with Specialization in managing Trauma, Grief & Loss in Children
Post Graduate Diploma in Counselling Children and Youth with Specialization in managing Trauma, Grief & Loss in Children course is offered by Asian College of Teachers and developed by Canada based educators - Mr Mervin Strome and Ms Ann Bale, have been designed in a way so as to enhance you, the future educators and counselling professionals, to establish yourselves as competent counsellors. The course aims at dealing with the sensitive issues in counselling children and youth who may face a wide range of challenges, ranging from school and relationship issues to death of their loved ones, separation and divorce of their parents. You are required to have counselling skills, overview of child development, introduction to trauma, grief and loss, and the successful management of a crisis or trauma before resolving or helping children and youth with such issues.
- A Bachelor’s degree is the preferred criterion
- Age limit of 18 years or above
- Proficiency in spoken and written English
- Basic computer skills
If you are planning a career in the field of counselling, you will get comprehensive knowledge related to counselling. The course is also applicable for experienced professionals who need to upgrade their knowledge base and skills, keeping in tune with the present-day requirements of the 21st century clients and will benefit adequately from enrolling in this advanced Counselling Course.
The P G Diploma course in Counselling Children and Youth with Specialization in managing Trauma, Grief & Loss in Children is priced at 55,000 INR and is an advanced course that helps in acquainting you with the required proficiencies towards becoming a successful and capable counsellor.
|55,000 INR*||850 USD||630 GBP||28,000 THB|
* Taxes as applicable
- You will receive a globally recognized certificate from ACT on successful completion of the course
- The certificates will be duly signed by Mr Mervin Strome and Ms Ann Bale
On successful completion of Certificate in Counselling course, you will be awarded a globally recognized certificate from Asian College of Teachers, bearing the Authorised Signatures of the Course Developers, Mr Mervin Strome and Ms Ann Bale, both of whom are distinguished professionals in their field and has been working in Education, Counselling, Psychology and Psychotherapy for over 30 years.
Mr. Mervin Strome – Mr Mervin has a Master’s Degree in Counselling and worked as a counsellor in private practice and for professional counselling agencies.
Ms. Ann Bale – Ms Ann has a Master’s Degree in Psychology, a Diploma in Clinical and Pastoral Counselling, and has completed a year of psychotherapy training.
The certificates awarded have an added advantage as the word ‘Online’ will not be mentioned in the certificates. Shipment of certificates within India is done free of cost but the candidates residing outside India are required to pay an additional fee. Generally after submission of all the assignments and completion of the course, you will be required to pay the dispatch fee. It takes a maximum of 3 weeks for the certificates to reach your address.
The curriculum for the P G Diploma in Counselling Children and Youth with Specialization in managing Trauma, Grief & Loss in Children course has been divided into 18 modules.
- Module 1: Introduction to Counselling Skills
- Module 2: Exploring Effective Listening Skills
- Module 3: Acquiring and Using Microskills
- Module 4: Introducing Egan’s The Skilled Helper Model
- Module 5: Applying Egan’s The Skilled Helper Model
- Module 6: Ethics in Counselling
- Module 7: An Overview of Child Development and the Therapeutic Relationship
- Module 8: PPlay Therapy and Expressive Techniques
- Module 9: Family Issues
- Module 10: Grief & Loss, Abuse, Self-Harm and Suicide
- Module 11: Self-Esteem, Peer Pressure, Bullying, Gender and Sexual Identity
- Module 12: Eating Disorders and Substance Related Disorders
- Module 13: An Introduction to Trauma, Grief & Loss
- Module 14: The Complicated Journey through Trauma, Grief & Loss
- Module 15: The Impact on the Family
- Module 16: Play therapy & Expressive Technique
- Module 17: Psychological First Aid
- Module 18: The Successful Management of a Crisis or Trauma
The course comprises of six knowledge and practice based learning modules (comprehensive course notes), enhanced with suggested background reading, reflection activities and submission of tutor-marked assignments. There is one marked assignment per module. The offered courses are on a part-time basis and can be completed within 18 months. You will also enjoy the flexibility to complete the course in a shorter time frame.
- Easy admission process
- Application can be submitted online
- Opt for any online payment scheme
If you are aspiring to venture into the field of counselling then you may enrol in the course by filling up an online application form with all the appropriate details, correct email id and phone number as all the communication will be forwarded there. Once the application form is submitted, the candidates will receive the course details via email and phone call from ACT’s admission executives. The course fee payment details will be mailed to you once your enrolment gets confirmed. The course fee can be paid through online payment using Debit / Credit Card or by depositing Cash, Cheque or Demand Draft to our bank account. After the payment is credited the candidates will be receiving payment confirmation with online admission form. You need to fill up the same and submit in order to get online access to the course.
- Complete tutor support throughout the course
- Candidates can learn at their own pace
- Additional support of reflection activities and reference materials
After enrolling in the P G Diploma in Counselling Children and Youth with Specialization in managing Trauma, Grief & Loss in Children, you can expect complete guidance from the course developers Mr Mervin Strome and Ms Ann Bale, who are committed to helping the candidates to achieve their learning goals. With years of valuable experience they will provide you with great support and guide through all the aspects of teaching giving valuable advice in every step of the way. They extend their tutoring support by sharing relevant information and answering questions related to the course content. Since the course of ACT offer you a flexible learning, you can take the opportunity to learn at your own pace and clear queries as and when required.
Certified and skilled counsellors are much in demand in various countries across the world. Completing the course successfully will open up job opportunities for you and counsellors to work in schools, further education colleges, universities and higher education colleges. However, the requirement for registered counselling professionals has been rising at an alarming rate in the Asian countries as well, including India. Counselling was considered to be a niche profession which only a handful of professionals practicing in this profession were able to cater to. Globalisation and the gradual change in the lives of men have lead to the development of various counselling courses such as these. After completing the Diploma Course with us, you may choose to focus on any field from a range of various fields like - Guidance & Career Counselling, School Counsellor, Mental Health Counsellors, Veteran Counsellor etc. and then get excellent opportunities for employment from various corporate organisations/hospitals/educational institutes in the world around. This advanced course can also be pursued by those, who are into research work or who are into the field of academics in colleges and universities, willing to upgrade their knowledge base and skills and get certified in the same.