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Diploma in Psychotherapy and Counselling Course Online at QLS Level 4

Diploma in Psychotherapy and Counselling Course Online at QLS Level 4

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If you have good active listening skills, are empathetic and nonjudgmental, and have a strong desire to help people improve their lives, this Level 4 Counselling and Psychotherapy Course is ideal for you. This course covers the practical aspects of becoming a counsellor or psychologist to ensure that you follow professional norms and keep your safety in mind. You’ll learn how to help those who are dealing with emotional and mental issues by assisting them in identifying their problems and developing strategies to deal with them.

This course will teach you ways to set up a therapeutic environment, how to establish a positive therapeutic relationship and ways to manage stress and anger. This course also provides a concise insight into how psychotherapy and counselling are used to treat various mental health concerns like depression, anxiety, schizophrenia, gender identity disorder, and eating disorders. You learn about the various therapy methods as well as the types and forms of therapy. This course will also prepare you to assist people to overcome and heal from suicidal thoughts, self-harm and relationship breakdown. You will also acquire knowledge about child counselling and depression counselling in detail.

Upon successful completion of this Level 4 Counselling and Psychotherapy Course, you will be equipped with the essential skills and knowledge to start your own counselling practice and help people overcome a number of mental illnesses and emotional difficulties.

This course is endorsed by the Quality Licence Scheme for its high-quality, non-regulated provision and training programmes. The Quality Licence Scheme is a brand of the Skills and Education Group, a leading national awarding organisation for providing high-quality vocational qualifications across a wide range of industries.

This course and/or training programme is not regulated by Ofqual and is not an accredited qualification. Your training provider will be able to advise you on any further recognition, for example, progression routes into further and/or higher education. For further information please visit the Learner FAQs on the Quality Licence Scheme website.

Course Highlights
  • Designed by expert professionals
  • Accredited by the CPD Certification Service and IPHM
  • Endorsed by Quality Licence Scheme
  • Recognised and Valuable Certification 
  • Self-Paced Online Distance Learning 
  • High-Quality E-Learning Study Materials
  • Interactive Video Training
  • Approximate duration of about 6 Hours
Who is this Diploma in Psychotherapy and Counselling Course Online at QLS Level 4 for?

This Level 4 Counselling and Psychotherapy Course is primarily aimed at:

  • Therapist
  • Psychologist
  • Counsellor
  • Aspiring psychologist/counsellor
  • Students of Psychology
  • Anyone working in any care or therapeutic setting

This course, on the other hand, is not limited to a single career or field of endeavour. It may also benefit a broader group of people who want to learn about Counselling and Psychotherapy in order to become more self-aware, compassionate, gentle, and kind to themselves and others around them.

Aims and Learning Outcomes of this Diploma in Psychotherapy and Counselling Course Online at QLS Level 4

By the end of this Level 4 Counselling and Psychotherapy Course, you will:

  • Define psychotherapy and understand who needs psychotherapy
  • Recognise the difference between counselling and psychotherapy
  • Learn how to set up the therapeutic environment and the positive therapeutic relationship
  • Learn a variety of listening skills and ways to help those who are dealing with mental health issues
  • Know how to manage stress and anger
  • Understand existential psychotherapy, psychodynamic therapy, and psychoanalysis as well as other approaches and schools of thought
  • Recognise the various types and forms of psychotherapy, such as couple therapy, group therapy, and individual therapy
  • Learn about anxiety disorders, schizophrenia, gender identity syndrome, and eating disorders
  • Know how to assist a client who is having suicidal or self-harming thoughts, as well as how to deal with a relationship breakdown
  • Know how to start your own practice as a psychotherapist
  • Know how to conduct child counselling through various methods and techniques
  • Understand the psychology behind growth and development
  • Recognise the psychological issues faced by children and know how to work with children
  • Develop compassion towards people suffering from mental and emotional issues
  • Understand what causes depression and recognise the types of depression
  • Recognise various types of medicine and methods that can treat depression
  • Identify  the counselling approaches that can be made to treat depression
  • Understand the responsibilities and qualities of a counsellor
Entry Requirements 
  • There are no academic entry requirements for this Level 4 Counselling and Psychotherapy Course, and it is open to students of all academic backgrounds.
  • However, you are required to have a laptop/desktop/tablet or smartphone and a good internet connection.
Assessment Method

This Level 4 Counselling and Psychotherapy Course assesses learners through multiple-choice questions (MCQs). Upon successful completion of the modules, learners must answer MCQs to complete the assessment procedure. Through the MCQs, it is measured how much a learner could grasp from each section. In the assessment pass mark is 60%.

Why you should buy this course from Lead Academy?
Incredible Support

We persistently make sure that you have an easy and comfortable experience. You can access the following support upon purchasing this course:

  • Customer support: We have active customer support in the form of live chat that you can access and enjoy 24/7.
  • Tutor support: With all of our courses, you’ll receive access to our committed and dedicated tutor support benefit whenever you require it. You can email us with your query and our wide range of experienced and expert tutors will address your concern accordingly
We Are Unbeaten By Price And Quality
  • Quality worth the price: We assure you to provide the best experience in accordance with the value you are paying for the course.
  • Money-back guarantee: If you are not satisfied with the quality of the course, we have a money-back guarantee option. This option is subject to a time limit of 14 days (according to the terms and conditions).
  • Instalment facility: If your course costs above £50, you can also access the instalment option to pay your amount with 3 instalments.

Introduction to the Course

About the Instructor

About the Instructor

Introduction to Psychotherapy

What is ‘Psychotherapy’.

Difference between ‘Counselling’ and ‘Psychotherapy’

Who Needs Psychotherapy.

Therapeutic Relationship & Environment

Setting Up Therapeutic Environment

Listening Skills & Listening Stages

Establishing Positive Therapeutic Relationship

Stress – And Anger Management

Approaches & Schools of Thought

Person-Centred Therapy

Psychodynamic Therapy & Psychoanalysis

Gestalt Therapy

Existential Psychotherapy

Types & Forms of psychotherapy

Individual Psychotherapy

Group sessions (workshops)

Couple psychotherapy

Online (Skype) Therapy

Mental Health Conditions

Psychotherapy for Depression

Psychotherapy for Anxiety Disorders

Psychotherapy for Schizophrenia

Gender Identity Disorder (Gender Dysphoria)

Psychotherapy for Eating Disorders

Helping the Client in Crisis

Suicidal Thinking & Talking

Self Harm Cases

Relationship Breakdown

Working as a Therapist

How to Set Up Own Practice

Registration & Accreditation

Where to Advertise Own Services

Thank you & Good Bye!

Psychology of Growth and Development

The Development Cycle

Parent, Child, Teacher Relationships

The Complexities of Growth

Introduction – Psychological Development

Therapeutic Language

Conflict and Stress

Behavioural Therapies

Working with Children

The Use of Language

Memory

Psychological Issues

Grief and Bereavement

Exploring Grief and Letting Go

Dysfunctional Families

What is Co-Dependency

Child Bullying and Child Abuse

CPD Certification Service

This course is accredited by continuing professional development (CPD). CPD UK is globally recognised by employers, professional organisations, and academic institutions, thus a certificate from CPD Certification Service creates value towards your professional goal and achievement.

CPD certificates are accepted by thousands of professional bodies and government regulators here in the UK and around the world. Many organisations look for employees with CPD requirements, which means, that by doing this course, you would be a potential candidate in your respective field.

Quality Licence Scheme Endorsed

The Quality Licence Scheme is a brand of the Skills and Education Group, a leading national awarding organisation for providing high-quality vocational qualifications across a wide range of industries. It will give you a competitive advantage in your career, making you stand out from all other applicants and employees.

Endorsed Certificate from Quality Licence Scheme

After successfully passing the MCQ exam you will be eligible to order the Endorsed Certificate by Quality Licence Scheme. The Quality Licence Scheme is a brand of the Skills and Education Group, a leading national awarding organisation for providing high-quality vocational qualifications across a wide range of industries. It will give you a competitive advantage in your career, making you stand out from all other applicants and employees. There is a Quality Licence Scheme endorsement fee to obtain an endorsed certificate which is £65.

Certificate of Achievement from Lead Academy

After successfully passing the MCQ exam you will be eligible to order your certificate of achievement as proof of your new skill. The certificate of achievement is an official credential that confirms that you successfully finished a course with Lead Academy. Certificate can be obtained in PDF version at a cost of £12, and there is an additional fee to obtain a printed copy certificate which is £35.

CPD is globally recognised by employers, professional organisations and academic intuitions, thus a certificate from CPD Certification Service creates value towards your professional goal and achievement. CPD-certified certificates are accepted by thousands of professional bodies and government regulators here in the UK and around the world.

Although QLS courses are not subject to Ofqual regulation, they must adhere to an extremely high level that is set and regulated independently across the globe. A course that has been approved by the Quality Licence Scheme simply indicates that it has been examined and evaluated in terms of quality and fulfils the predetermined quality standards.

For CPD accredited PDF certificate it will take 24 hours, however for the hardcopy CPD certificate takes 5-7 business days and for the Quality License Scheme certificate it will take 7-9 business days.

Yes, you can pay via Invoice or Purchase Order, please contact us at info@lead-academy.org for invoice payment.

Yes, you can pay via instalments at checkout.

Our platform provides easy and comfortable access for all learners; all you need is a stable internet connection and a device such as a laptop, desktop PC, tablet, or mobile phone. The learning site is accessible 24/7, allowing you to take the course at your own pace while relaxing in the privacy of your home or workplace.

No, there is no age limit for online learning. Online learning is accessible to people of all ages and requires no age-specific criteria to pursue a course of interest. As opposed to degrees pursued at university, online courses are designed to break the barriers of age limitation that aim to limit the learner’s ability to learn new things, diversify their skills, and expand their horizons.

After successfully purchasing the course, you will receive an email within 24 hours with the login details of your course. Kindly check your inbox, junk or spam folder, or you can contact our client success team via info@lead-academy.org

Overview

If you have good active listening skills, are empathetic and nonjudgmental, and have a strong desire to help people improve their lives, this Level 4 Counselling and Psychotherapy Course is ideal for you. This course covers the practical aspects of becoming a counsellor or psychologist to ensure that you follow professional norms and keep your safety in mind. You’ll learn how to help those who are dealing with emotional and mental issues by assisting them in identifying their problems and developing strategies to deal with them.

This course will teach you ways to set up a therapeutic environment, how to establish a positive therapeutic relationship and ways to manage stress and anger. This course also provides a concise insight into how psychotherapy and counselling are used to treat various mental health concerns like depression, anxiety, schizophrenia, gender identity disorder, and eating disorders. You learn about the various therapy methods as well as the types and forms of therapy. This course will also prepare you to assist people to overcome and heal from suicidal thoughts, self-harm and relationship breakdown. You will also acquire knowledge about child counselling and depression counselling in detail.

Upon successful completion of this Level 4 Counselling and Psychotherapy Course, you will be equipped with the essential skills and knowledge to start your own counselling practice and help people overcome a number of mental illnesses and emotional difficulties.

This course is endorsed by the Quality Licence Scheme for its high-quality, non-regulated provision and training programmes. The Quality Licence Scheme is a brand of the Skills and Education Group, a leading national awarding organisation for providing high-quality vocational qualifications across a wide range of industries.

This course and/or training programme is not regulated by Ofqual and is not an accredited qualification. Your training provider will be able to advise you on any further recognition, for example, progression routes into further and/or higher education. For further information please visit the Learner FAQs on the Quality Licence Scheme website.

Course Highlights
  • Designed by expert professionals
  • Accredited by the CPD Certification Service and IPHM
  • Endorsed by Quality Licence Scheme
  • Recognised and Valuable Certification 
  • Self-Paced Online Distance Learning 
  • High-Quality E-Learning Study Materials
  • Interactive Video Training
  • Approximate duration of about 6 Hours
Who is this Diploma in Psychotherapy and Counselling Course Online at QLS Level 4 for?

This Level 4 Counselling and Psychotherapy Course is primarily aimed at:

  • Therapist
  • Psychologist
  • Counsellor
  • Aspiring psychologist/counsellor
  • Students of Psychology
  • Anyone working in any care or therapeutic setting

This course, on the other hand, is not limited to a single career or field of endeavour. It may also benefit a broader group of people who want to learn about Counselling and Psychotherapy in order to become more self-aware, compassionate, gentle, and kind to themselves and others around them.

Aims and Learning Outcomes of this Diploma in Psychotherapy and Counselling Course Online at QLS Level 4

By the end of this Level 4 Counselling and Psychotherapy Course, you will:

  • Define psychotherapy and understand who needs psychotherapy
  • Recognise the difference between counselling and psychotherapy
  • Learn how to set up the therapeutic environment and the positive therapeutic relationship
  • Learn a variety of listening skills and ways to help those who are dealing with mental health issues
  • Know how to manage stress and anger
  • Understand existential psychotherapy, psychodynamic therapy, and psychoanalysis as well as other approaches and schools of thought
  • Recognise the various types and forms of psychotherapy, such as couple therapy, group therapy, and individual therapy
  • Learn about anxiety disorders, schizophrenia, gender identity syndrome, and eating disorders
  • Know how to assist a client who is having suicidal or self-harming thoughts, as well as how to deal with a relationship breakdown
  • Know how to start your own practice as a psychotherapist
  • Know how to conduct child counselling through various methods and techniques
  • Understand the psychology behind growth and development
  • Recognise the psychological issues faced by children and know how to work with children
  • Develop compassion towards people suffering from mental and emotional issues
  • Understand what causes depression and recognise the types of depression
  • Recognise various types of medicine and methods that can treat depression
  • Identify  the counselling approaches that can be made to treat depression
  • Understand the responsibilities and qualities of a counsellor
Entry Requirements 
  • There are no academic entry requirements for this Level 4 Counselling and Psychotherapy Course, and it is open to students of all academic backgrounds.
  • However, you are required to have a laptop/desktop/tablet or smartphone and a good internet connection.
Assessment Method

This Level 4 Counselling and Psychotherapy Course assesses learners through multiple-choice questions (MCQs). Upon successful completion of the modules, learners must answer MCQs to complete the assessment procedure. Through the MCQs, it is measured how much a learner could grasp from each section. In the assessment pass mark is 60%.

Why you should buy this course from Lead Academy?
Incredible Support

We persistently make sure that you have an easy and comfortable experience. You can access the following support upon purchasing this course:

  • Customer support: We have active customer support in the form of live chat that you can access and enjoy 24/7.
  • Tutor support: With all of our courses, you’ll receive access to our committed and dedicated tutor support benefit whenever you require it. You can email us with your query and our wide range of experienced and expert tutors will address your concern accordingly
We Are Unbeaten By Price And Quality
  • Quality worth the price: We assure you to provide the best experience in accordance with the value you are paying for the course.
  • Money-back guarantee: If you are not satisfied with the quality of the course, we have a money-back guarantee option. This option is subject to a time limit of 14 days (according to the terms and conditions).
  • Instalment facility: If your course costs above £50, you can also access the instalment option to pay your amount with 3 instalments.

Course Curriculum

Introduction to the Course

About the Instructor

About the Instructor

Introduction to Psychotherapy

What is ‘Psychotherapy’.

Difference between ‘Counselling’ and ‘Psychotherapy’

Who Needs Psychotherapy.

Therapeutic Relationship & Environment

Setting Up Therapeutic Environment

Listening Skills & Listening Stages

Establishing Positive Therapeutic Relationship

Stress – And Anger Management

Approaches & Schools of Thought

Person-Centred Therapy

Psychodynamic Therapy & Psychoanalysis

Gestalt Therapy

Existential Psychotherapy

Types & Forms of psychotherapy

Individual Psychotherapy

Group sessions (workshops)

Couple psychotherapy

Online (Skype) Therapy

Mental Health Conditions

Psychotherapy for Depression

Psychotherapy for Anxiety Disorders

Psychotherapy for Schizophrenia

Gender Identity Disorder (Gender Dysphoria)

Psychotherapy for Eating Disorders

Helping the Client in Crisis

Suicidal Thinking & Talking

Self Harm Cases

Relationship Breakdown

Working as a Therapist

How to Set Up Own Practice

Registration & Accreditation

Where to Advertise Own Services

Thank you & Good Bye!

Psychology of Growth and Development

The Development Cycle

Parent, Child, Teacher Relationships

The Complexities of Growth

Introduction – Psychological Development

Therapeutic Language

Conflict and Stress

Behavioural Therapies

Working with Children

The Use of Language

Memory

Psychological Issues

Grief and Bereavement

Exploring Grief and Letting Go

Dysfunctional Families

What is Co-Dependency

Child Bullying and Child Abuse

Recognised Accreditation

CPD Certification Service

This course is accredited by continuing professional development (CPD). CPD UK is globally recognised by employers, professional organisations, and academic institutions, thus a certificate from CPD Certification Service creates value towards your professional goal and achievement.

CPD certificates are accepted by thousands of professional bodies and government regulators here in the UK and around the world. Many organisations look for employees with CPD requirements, which means, that by doing this course, you would be a potential candidate in your respective field.

Quality Licence Scheme Endorsed

The Quality Licence Scheme is a brand of the Skills and Education Group, a leading national awarding organisation for providing high-quality vocational qualifications across a wide range of industries. It will give you a competitive advantage in your career, making you stand out from all other applicants and employees.

Course Certification

Endorsed Certificate from Quality Licence Scheme

After successfully passing the MCQ exam you will be eligible to order the Endorsed Certificate by Quality Licence Scheme. The Quality Licence Scheme is a brand of the Skills and Education Group, a leading national awarding organisation for providing high-quality vocational qualifications across a wide range of industries. It will give you a competitive advantage in your career, making you stand out from all other applicants and employees. There is a Quality Licence Scheme endorsement fee to obtain an endorsed certificate which is £65.

Certificate of Achievement from Lead Academy

After successfully passing the MCQ exam you will be eligible to order your certificate of achievement as proof of your new skill. The certificate of achievement is an official credential that confirms that you successfully finished a course with Lead Academy. Certificate can be obtained in PDF version at a cost of £12, and there is an additional fee to obtain a printed copy certificate which is £35.

Learner's Feedback

Frequently Asked Question(FAQ)

CPD is globally recognised by employers, professional organisations and academic intuitions, thus a certificate from CPD Certification Service creates value towards your professional goal and achievement. CPD-certified certificates are accepted by thousands of professional bodies and government regulators here in the UK and around the world.

Although QLS courses are not subject to Ofqual regulation, they must adhere to an extremely high level that is set and regulated independently across the globe. A course that has been approved by the Quality Licence Scheme simply indicates that it has been examined and evaluated in terms of quality and fulfils the predetermined quality standards.

For CPD accredited PDF certificate it will take 24 hours, however for the hardcopy CPD certificate takes 5-7 business days and for the Quality License Scheme certificate it will take 7-9 business days.

Yes, you can pay via Invoice or Purchase Order, please contact us at info@lead-academy.org for invoice payment.

Yes, you can pay via instalments at checkout.

Our platform provides easy and comfortable access for all learners; all you need is a stable internet connection and a device such as a laptop, desktop PC, tablet, or mobile phone. The learning site is accessible 24/7, allowing you to take the course at your own pace while relaxing in the privacy of your home or workplace.

No, there is no age limit for online learning. Online learning is accessible to people of all ages and requires no age-specific criteria to pursue a course of interest. As opposed to degrees pursued at university, online courses are designed to break the barriers of age limitation that aim to limit the learner’s ability to learn new things, diversify their skills, and expand their horizons.

After successfully purchasing the course, you will receive an email within 24 hours with the login details of your course. Kindly check your inbox, junk or spam folder, or you can contact our client success team via info@lead-academy.org

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