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Certificate in Student Counselling Psychology


Admission Criteria
The course will be conducted in English and hence basic knowledge of English is expected. Anyone above the age of 21 can enrol in the course and be equipped with the knowledge of understanding the world of children and teenagers whether they want to pursue a career in student counselling or not. The course will be completely online and would need the basic skill of operating a computer.

Course Duration
Students can choose from the two batches that we offer. One batch will be on weekdays and the other on weekends. Each batch will have sessions of 2 hours duration.

*Batch 1: Weekdays will be Wednesday from 11:0 am to 1 pm.*(Feb 02, 2022, to July 2022)

*Batch 2: Weekends will be Sundays from 11:00 am to 1:00 pm. (Feb 6, 2022, to July 2022)

Course evaluation is assignment based
Since the emphasis of the course is on practical counselling, many of the assignments will require the students of the course to meet children in their environment, speak to them on specific issues and submit their reports. There will be five assignments in the course and other than that the students are also required to counsel children in their environment and submit a report for three sessions of counselling. In addition, the students are required to participate actively in the classroom activities.

Expectations from the participants
We expect 100% attendance from every student. All students of the course are expected to attend ALL the classes in the course and follow the rules of engagement as defined by the faculty. They are expected to submit all the assignments in time and take an active part in the classroom activity. They are expected to uphold strict confidentiality on all matters shared by other participants either in the class or the children that they will talk to as part of their assignments

Earning Potential & Course Fee
Earning potential: A student counsellor in a school/college gets an average salary of Rs 25000-30000/- per month. Even Kendriya Vidyalayas (KV) pay around that to the counsellors. A counsellor with experience can earn higher in private and international schools.

Course Fee: The course fee is Rs 35000/- to be paid in one shot at the beginning of the course.

Group Discount: If 4 or more people join together as a group, then they have to pay Rs 32000/- per person. Refund of the course fee is possible before the course starts after deducting Rs 1000/- as administrative expenses. No refund is possible once the course starts.

Instalment facility: Students can pay by instalments if they wish

First instalment at admission: Rs. 16,000/-

Second Instalment before 28 February: Rs. 10.000/-

Third instalment before 31 March: 10,000/-

Course content
This will be a ONE SEMESTER course with classes conducted once a week. The duration of the class will be for two hours. Since this is an online course, some activities will be built into the course.

The focus of the course is on practical aspects of counselling children and adolescents and will cover the following areas:

Module 1 Understanding the emotions

*Course Intro, The need for Student Cg, Role of a Cr *Self Awareness and Understanding Emotions *Teaching children emotional regulation

Module 2 The Skills

*Rapport Building *Patience *Confidentiality *Listening *Being Non-Judgmental *Empathy *Counselling Process

Module 3 Children and Growth

*Understanding children through developmental stages, Attachment theories* Safety and Hygiene, Body image issues for children *Adverse Childhood Experiences

Module 4 Issues in Student Counselling

*Bullying *Cyber Bullying *Peer Pressure *Habit *Addiction *Academics performance *Study Skills *Behaviour Modification *Motivation *Self Esteem *Counselling Parents andTeachers *School/College Counselling Set up *Depression in Children *Group Counselling *Play Therapy *Art Therapy* Career Guidance *Understanding Special Children *Sex Education, Eating Disorders, Handling Social Media

Interaction with Children and Practicing Counsellors
In addition to the weekly classes, special sessions would be arranged ONLINE with children and Practicing Counsellors to understand the world of children and the practical aspects of a working counsellor. These sessions will be on a different day of the week and would be common to both the batches.

For Registration and any other details contact/WhatsApp
Sadiqa: 9886044221
Sujatha: 9900002509

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