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Counselling training and placements

Counselling training and placements

We equip people with the skills and experience they need to support children and young people. 

Our child counselling courses, qualifications and placements in schools are informed by over 25 years’ experience delivering mental health services. 

Become a child counsellor

Make a real difference to children's lives. See what your next step is, whether you're starting your child counselling training from scratch or partway through a course.

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New to child and young people counselling

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Taster day

The starting point for all our child counselling courses. Experience what it is like to be a children's counsellor.

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Level 2

An introduction to the skills and theory you need to work therapeutically with children and young people.

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Level 3

Develop your skills and theory as a child counsellor. Once complete, you can apply for one of our child Counselling Placements.

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Qualify as a counsellor

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Postgraduate Diploma

Gain the expertise and experience you need to become a qualified child counsellor.

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Placements and alumni

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Counselling Placements

We offer child Counselling Placements in schools for counsellors and therapists across the UK.

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Place2Be alumni

Have you trained with us or been on one of our child Counselling Placements? Stay up to date with our latest opportunities.

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