After successfully completing this course, you will be able to:

  • Demonstrate understanding of the principles and elements of the counselling interview
  • Demonstrate purposeful and effective counselling skills in a counselling interview
  • Demonstrate the ability to establish an effective helping relationship, including attending to cognition, affect and meaning
  • Outline the role of psychological theory in application to the helping process
  • Describe ethical issues for helpers and ways of committing to ethical professional practice