Programme in Counselling Chlidren and Adolescents
(Qualification code: 7034-3)
Aim of the programme: To train adults counselling and communication skills, as well as evaluation techniques, and to enable them to assist young people with problems.
Target group: Teachers, counsellors, psychologists, parents and anyone with a love for children and young people.
1 (One) year
Number of modules:
3 December to 28 February
Full course fee:
R4 400-00 (An additional fee per module to be paid by students living outside the borders of South Africa)
Fees for groups, depending on extra services required may be different
Module 1: The Theory of Counselling:
- (PCCA01F) Different personality theories and approaches with practical applications. An integrated model for counselling young people.
Module 2: Parent Guidance:
(PCCA02G) Skills to help parents in their relationships with children and adolescents.
Module 3: Counselling in Problem Behaviour
- (PCCA03H) Counselling in aggressive behaviour, depression, drug abuse and other family problems such as divorce and HIV AIDS.
Module 4: Skills for counselling children and adolescents:
- (PCCA04J) Skills for assessment, using projection techniques, the interview, planning and report writing. The attendance of a workshop is compulsory.
Nature of Assessment:A theoretical examination:
During October/November on the course content.
During the workshop students will receive training in interviewing, counselling and assessment skills and the attendance of the workshop or video conference is compulsory.
The workshop usually takes place during June/July. The main workshop will be in Pretoria. The number of students from other areas will be considered for a workshop there .
Project Leader: Dr Dalena Vogel
Tel: (012) 429 4340 (w)
(012) 997 1950 (h)
Cell: 082 854 6503
Tel: (012) 429 4817 / 4627 / 4789
Fax: (012) 429 4800