working with Children and Young People
12 Fridays, Fortnightly after lockdown 2021
We are still taking applications
On this diploma we will cover:
Similarities & differences between CYP & Adult clients
Techniques and activities, to include play based therapy
Eco & Animal assisted therapy (nearby outdoor setting)
Specific challenges that arise when working with this demographic & how to manage them such as: Self harm; Social media; relationships; addictions & others.
Attachment theory & brain development
Assessment will be a reflective portfolio (min. 500 words per session)
We will be working in a small group which provides great opportunities to share and support each other with time to explore real experiences.
We are also excited to have guest speakers on board from different organisations to enhance this programme.
Held at Mill Lane studios, Barnstaple - Town Centre a 5 minute walk away.
Maximum group size 12
Suitable for counsellors or those who have a significant element of counselling as part of their qualification or work
Total Cost: £1080
(£100 non-refundable deposit to secure a place then option of 1 or 2 final payments in Dec. & April)
Refreshments included – bring your own lunch
10am - 4.30pm
Proposed Dates (all Fridays term time only)
Subject to change due to Covid-19 restrictions
May 7th & 21st
June 11th & 25th
July 9th & 23rd
Sept 10th & 24th
Oct 8th & 22nd