CLEAR TRAINING COURSE: Beginning January 2016
A part-time, 18 month course for qualified counsellors and therapists who wish to gain further training in working therapeutically with children and young people. The course will combine both experiential and theoretical training, providing both a practical and academic understanding of working within this field.
The course will take place on one weekend each month and will be based at the CLEAR offices in Truro
Teaching will be in a small group (maximum 10 students)
First weekend in January 2016, will be a residential (Friday evening to Sunday lunchtime) at a location close to Truro
- Child development
- Therapeutic approaches
- Safe clinical practice
- Working with children and young people who have experienced abusive relationships
The course will include two clinical placements which will start from September 2016
- Placement 1: September to December 2016
- Placement 2: January to April 2017
Students who complete the course successfully may be eligible to apply for work with CLEAR as a counsellor or therapist and will develop a wide range of skills and knowledge to enable them to work successfully with children and young people in a therapeutic service
All students MUST complete a DBS check and will be encouraged to register for the DBS update service.
Feedback from our first residential: