£92.22 – £103

I've qualified as a counsellor. Help! What do I do now?

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Alcohol Focus Scotland

2nd Floor, 166 Buchanan Street

Glasgow

G1 2LW

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This workshop is designed for newly qualified counsellors. It will give you confidence to take the first steps in your counselling career now that you are qualified. We will look at various practical areas that may not have been covered in your initial training but which are vital to the success of your new career and helpful to your own wellbeing.

Or, you may already have some experience as a counsellor working within an organisation. You may be thinking about taking the first steps to start your own private practice and need to consider some practical issues for the first time.

This workshop will look at the following areas:

  • Contracts/GDPR
  • Paperwork/Record Keeping
  • Basic Tax
  • How do I know if I can work with a client?
  • Starting out in Private Practice-First Steps.
  • Some of the challenges of working with clients
  • Where do I advertise?
  • Networking
  • CPD/Supervision
  • Self-care
  • Insurance

About the Facilitator - Alison Gallacher
After many years of working in education (primary, further and higher) I have retrained as a counsellor to pursue my passion for helping people.

As a COSCA accredited counsellor I now work with individuals and couples, primarily within my own private practice.

When I qualified as a counsellor it was easy to feel isolated and unsupported. Who do I ask for advice? How do I know I’m doing the right thing? Do I have what it takes?

I am passionate about helping other counsellors make the first steps with more confidence that I had.

Cost:
Early Bird £85, £95 after 30 July 2019 - Please note that a delegate space is not guaranteed until payment is received.
Refreshments, snacks, handouts and CPD certificate are included in the price.
Note – lunch is not included.

How do I register?
Online above through Eventbrite. Please note that there is an extra admin charge made by Eventbrite.

Or by BACS, Cheque or Invoice by emailing audrey@greenwoodevents.co.uk.

Minimum and Maximum numbers: Min 12 – Max 20 Please note that these workshops are subject to cancellation if we do not reach the minimum numbers required to make them viable.

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Then email audrey@greenwoodevents.co.uk.

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Alcohol Focus Scotland

2nd Floor, 166 Buchanan Street

Glasgow

G1 2LW

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