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These innovative Psychology and Counselling courses will really get you thinking, and provide you with the wonderful opportunity to increase your understanding of human behaviour, and study all the machinations of the human mind and how it operates.

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Diploma in Psychology & Counselling

Learn the theory behind the skills and techniques used to successfully help people work through their problems and issues with counselling. This includes listening, reflection, questioning and interview techniques.


12 Months, ~300 hours 6-Course Diploma
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Life Coaching Pathway

Many people have periods in their life that they find difficult to manage, and will seek help to navigate change and reorganise or rejuvenate their thirst for life. Being a life coach requires planning, motivation and a genuine desire to help others succeed. Further your career by gaining insights into the origins of human behaviour.


18 Months, ~400 hours 7-Course Diploma
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Certificate in Mental Health

Delivered by a Psychology & Mental Health specialist, you will understand the signs, symptoms and possible treatments of adult mental health problems. Build your confidence and skills when relating to people with mental health issues.


6 Months, ~140 hours 10 Module Course
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Certificate in Psychology & Counselling

If you are passionate about working with children and young people then this online course is perfect for you. You will learn about theories of childhood development, as well as develop core counselling skills and more.


6 Months, ~80 hours 7 Module Course
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Certificate in Counselling Skills

Counselling provides a regular time and space for someone to talk about their problems and explore difficult feelings in a confidential and dependable environment.


6 Months, ~80 hours 8 Module Course
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Abnormal Psychology (Mental Disorders)

Understand psychological ailments, Aetiology, symptoms, prognosis, and possible treatment options with this online course. Designed for those looking to increase their knowledge of complex psychological issues.


6 Months, ~110 hours 10 Module Course
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Diploma in Child & Youth Counselling

If you are passionate about working with children and young people then this online course is perfect for you. You will learn about theories of childhood development, as well as develop core counselling skills and more.


12 Months, ~300 hours 3-Course Diploma
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Certificate in Child Psychological Development

Learn how children develop psychologically as they grow, and what factors (such as learning, parenting styles, reinforcement and genetic makeup) influence their behaviour and thinking.


6 Months, ~120 hours Bundles 2 Certificates
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Certificate in Adolescent Psychological Development

Teenage years can be very difficult for all members of the family. Examine the life changes each adolescent must navigate on their journey to adulthood. Understand the role transitions and crises faced by young people and become a more effective parent, teacher or youth worker.


6 Months, ~90 hours 9 Module Course
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Introduction to Psychology & Counselling

This course is a perfect for those who are interested in psychology or would like a foundation for further study. You’ll gain an exciting overview of the world of psychology; understand and influence behaviour. Use your skills to motivate people in your career and personal life. No prior experience necessary.


6 Months, ~70 hours 7 Module Course
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Certificate in Life Coaching

The course is designed for those that aspire to become accredited life coaches; healthcare practitioners that want to broaden their skill-set and update their toolbox of techniques to help their clients; and for those that generally want to learn more about themselves and plan a better life through coaching.


6 Months, ~140 hours 10 Module Course

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Absolutely, but we also recommend you gain some industry experience. With The Career Academy you can begin your journey to becoming a counsellor all from the comfort of your own home and the courses will really get you thinking.
The Diploma in Psychology & Counselling is an absolute must. Once you make your mind up about this Diploma, you’ll never look back. This internationally recognised qualification has the ability to open so many doors. It will enable you to learn the theory behind the skills and techniques used to successfully help people work through their problems and issues with counselling. This comprehensive Diploma includes listening, reflection, questioning and interview techniques. On successful completion, you’ll receive a free 12 month membership to the International Association for Counselling, in addition to your qualification.
The Career Academy offer entry level qualifications, which are great starting points for anyone looking to begin their journey as a counselling psychologist.
Absolutely. The Career Academy offers a range of online psychology courses. These special Psychology and Counselling online courses will provide you with the wonderful opportunity to increase your understanding of human behaviour and study all the machinations of the human mind and how it operates. 
The Diploma in Psychology & Counselling can take approximately 300 hours to complete.
If you have thoughts of further developing you career in psychology and counselling, it would be a very wise decision to undertake a short online course from The Career Academy You’ll discover just how valuable it will be to update your skills and enhance your career prospects in an ever-growing field.
The Career Academy Diploma in Psychology & Counselling is the best course for counselling. Counselling courses will also help when it comes to your own personal and professional relationships and interactions. The big plus is that The Career Academy psychology and counselling courses are accredited by the International Council for Online Educational Standards.
Best to start with an entry level or foundation course which will really get you thinking. If you have thoughts of further developing you career in counselling, it would be a very wise decision to undertake any course from The Career Academy. You’ll discover just how valuable it will be to update your skills and enhance your career prospects in an ever-growing field.
Absolutely. Just think of the possibilities. Psychology as a career will provide you with the wonderful opportunity to increase your understanding of human behaviour and study all the machinations of the human mind and how it operates.