Counselling For Foster Carers Fostering

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This course provides carers with a basic understanding of the counselling skills they may already be using, and it will demonstrate how to use these skills effectively. It is designed for people who wish to develop an understanding of the principles and practice of counselling in relation to a range of counselling situations.

The main learning objectives of the course are as follows:

  1. To describe the role of a counsellor and what counsellors do
  2. To gain a better understanding of counselling and its benefits
  3. To gain a better understanding of, and be able to identify, a number of counselling strategies
  4. To understand the role of counselling in crisis
  5. To gain a better understanding of how some basic counselling techniques can support you in your role as a support worker

This course meets the Training, Support, and Development Standards as outlined in The Fostering Services (England) Regulations 2011.

Should you have 5 or more learners requiring this training please consider the face to face option we offer.

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Breakdown of Units

Unit one is your course. Designed using interactions, gamification, videos, reading & reflective practises

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Unit two is an assessment to gauge how much knowledge you have retained. In some course this unit is within the course

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UNIT Three

Unit three is a comprehensive handbook that you can download - based on the course - to support you in the future if you need a recap. In some courses, this unit is within the course

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Unit Four

The learning outcome review is designed to ascertain what the learner has learnt & how the knowledge will be implemented day to day

Some subjects have less or more modules

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