Post Graduate Diploma in Counselling for Teachers
Post Graduate Diploma in Counselling for Teachers offered by Asian College of Teachers has been designed in a way so as to enhance you, the educators of the future representatives of the world, 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, anxiety issues, etc. You will get a detailed idea on counselling skills, overview of child development, introduction to trauma, grief and loss, and the successful management of a crisis or trauma to help you in understanding and resolving such issues that are so common in the lives of today’s students.
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- 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.
- Accreditation Service for International Schools, Colleges and Universities (ASIC) recognised by UKVI in the UK, a member of the CHEA International Quality Group in the USA, and the British Quality Foundation, has accredited Asian College of Teachers (ACT) and awarded commendable grades in the area of Learning and Teaching; Course Delivery. Accreditation by ASIC demonstrates ACT’s commitment to being a quality education provider, respected worldwide.
- You will receive a globally recognized certificate from ACT on successful completion of the course
On successful completion of Certificate in Counselling course, you will be awarded a globally recognized certificate from Asian College of Teachers.
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.
Phase 1 – Teaching and Counselling – Changing role of the Teacher
a) Teacher – the ‘role model’
b) The Role of Psychology in Today’s Society
c) Why the need for ‘counselling’ in today’s Teachers
Phase 2 – Introduction to the Different Schools of Psychology
Phase 3 – Introduction to Counselling Skills
a) Listening & Communication
b) Interview Technique & Questioning
c) Ethics in Counselling
Phase 4 – Multicultural Counselling Approaches
b) Ethnic & Racial
Phase 5 – Role of Family in Counselling
a) Classical & Extended Family Structure
b) Changing Family Structure in Contemporary Society
Phase 6 – Classroom Behavioural Psychology
b) Conduct Disorder
c) Absenteeism & Substance Abuse
d) Fears & Phobias
Phase 7 – Classroom Management
Phase 8 – Goal of Counselling
a) Conflict Resolution
b) Behavioural Modification
c) Improving Relationships
Phase 9 – Therapeutic Role of the Teacher
a) Classroom Intervention Strategies for Teachers
b) Counselling Relationship
Phase 10 - Partnership and Collaborations
a) Teachers must partner with School Counsellors
b) Collaborating with colleagues and administration
c) Working with Parents
Phase 11 – Educational Counselling
a) Meeting counselling needs of students
b) Help students achieve educational plans
Phase 12 – Understanding Counselling for Teachers
a) Skills needed for counselling – Empathy and Acceptance
b) Sensitivity of language
c) Developing synergy
Phase – 13 – Helping with stress
a) Stress in students – Causes and Symptoms
b) Managing student stress
c) Linking counselling and teaching in helping with stress
Phase – 14 Managing Crisis
a) Handling Grief & Loss, Abuse and Self-Harm
b) Eating Disorders
- 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 for Teachers, you can expect complete guidance from the tutors, 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.