How to become a child counsellor

Whatever stage of the journey you are at, we have a course to suit you - entry level courses through to a Masters Degree.

Gain the skills you need to become a children's counsellor with our range of experiential, child-focused training.

  • Benefit from our integrative approach which helps you develop your own personal signature as a counsellor for children
  • Go on a placement and gain first-hand experience of counselling children in schools
  • Enhance your career opportunties - 88% of our Postgraduate Diploma graduates get jobs in counselling


Start your counselling journey

If you are deciding whether to become a children's counsellor, or are interested our other courses, apply to Taster Day Course. This 1 day course is the entry point for all of our qualifications and gives you the chance to experience our training.


Become a counsellor with Place2Be


Jacob's story

Jacob's teacher was worried that he was withdrawn in class and suggested he went to see Place2Be