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Counselling and Psychotherapy Courses


£150 million invested in facilities in the last 10 years
number 1 university in the East Midlands for graduate employment


The Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide 2017 Top 20 university for teaching quality

Begin a rewarding career where each day matters.

Our counselling courses give you the knowledge and skills to support vulnerable people and play a big part in their wellbeing.

You’ll be taught in our dedicated counselling suite by an experienced team, many of whom work in therapeutic practice.

You’ll also go on a variety of placements which will form a key part of your training, developing vital skills which you’ll draw upon in your future career.

Counselling and Psychotherapy Courses

This is Counselling and Psychotherapy

  • Our teaching team are specialists within their therapeutic fields, so you’ll be kept up-to-date with the latest thinking and practice
  • Our dedicated counselling suite boasts five consultation rooms to support your training and development. We also have a group observation room in our psychology suite, which can be used as a family therapy counselling room
  • You’ll have the opportunity to discover how relevant organisations operate, by taking part in insight visits. These take place in a range of health and social care settings and provide an invaluable insight into counselling and psychotherapy principles in practice.

What our Counselling and Psychotherapy graduates do

You’ll have a wide range of career options available to you within health and social care, counselling and psychotherapy and psychology. Alternatively the transferable skills you’ll develop will mean you may choose to pursue a career in other fields.

Career opportunities open to graduates include:

  • counselling
  • psychotherapy
  • psychology
  • health and social care
  • education
  • marketing
  • human resources
  • management.