Post Graduate Certificate in Clinical Supervision (Counselling) (2020 2021)
(APCPA-approved training course for the Registered Clinical Counselling Supervisor)
The course (PCCSC) aims to prepare qualified counsellors to provide clinical supervision and grants a qualification that enables qualified counsellors to supervise students undertaking counselling training. Participants will have the opportunity to learn how clinical supervision of counselling is conceptualized from a theoretical point of view, delivered as a practical service, evaluated for efficacy, and developed as a profession.
The course includes both theoretical and practical components. Specifically, the course aims to help participants
◼ to understand the process of supervision and the nature of the supervisory relationship;
◼ become familiarized with a number of theories and research findings with regard to counselling supervision;
◼ to identify and practise basic supervisory skills;
◼ to become aware of some controversies on counselling supervision;
◼ to reflect on their own experiences of supervision, both as a supervisor and supervisee;
◼ to develop personal learning and supervisory styles.
This is a part-time course, providing 142 hours of training, including 42 hours of instructor-student contact time. The course is suitable for qualified and experienced counsellors who have interests to supervise.
◼ Duration of the entire training: around 10 months
◼ Lectures: first 3 months
◼ Supervisory practice and course work: following 7 months
This course is composed of three parts:
Part I : 30 hours lectures
Part II : 12 hours Supervision (6 hours individual supervision + 6 hours group supervision)
Part III: 20 hours fieldwork practice
Course Fee: $27,000 (including supervision)
For more details, please read the prgramme information here