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Gestalt Therapy

Overview

About the Level 2 Gestalt Therapy Certificate

Developed by German-born psychiatrist, Fitz Perls in the 1990s, Gestalt therapy is a client centred approach to psychotherapy. The practice hones in on each person’s individual experience and assesses their state in the present moment. According to Gestalt therapy, the key to unlocking and fulfilling our potential is increasing our self-awareness and blocking negative though patterns.

This engaging distance learning course has been specifically designed to teach students the key concepts of Gestalt therapy. Spread over eight informative units, this 64-hour home study qualification covers topics ranging from awareness, movement, art and sound, to working with couples, groups and communicating from within.

Who should study this course?

This course has been specifically designed for those who want to understand this strand of psychotherapy. Perfect for those with previous experience in other therapies, this course will help students to build on their knowledge and skills and become greater practitioners.

If you don’t have any experience in therapy, then don’t worry. This course is suitable for people of all knowledge and experience levels. All you will need is an interest in the topic, a way to access our materials and the motivation to study independently.

What happens after the course?

On successful completion of this home learning course, students will have gained a fundamental understanding of Gestalt therapy techniques. They will able to use this knowledge to begin practicing this kind of therapy with their own clients.

If this is a student’s first therapy course, then they may want to use this qualification as a grounding for further online or taught courses. Those who choose to continue their studies to a higher level will have a range of career opportunities open to them. These include:

  • Therapist
  • Counsellor
  • Life Coach

For more information about this course, give us a call on this number: 0800 101 901

Modules

Introduction - Awareness

Communicating Within

Communicating with Others

Imaginative Journeys

Working with Couples

Working with Groups

Movement, Art and Sound

Working with Pairs

Requirements

There is no experience or previous qualifications required for enrolment on this course. It is available to all students, of all academic backgrounds.

Assessment

Assessment Method

After each lesson there will be a question paper, which needs to be completed and submitted to your personal tutor for marking. This method of continual assessment ensures that your personal tutor can consistently monitor your progress and provide you with assistance throughout the duration of the course.

What's Included

  • All study materials
  • Study Guide
  • Full Tutor and Admin support
  • The course fee includes the awarding body registration and certification fee (valued at up to £30.00).

What is NCFE

NCFE is the UK's longest established awarding body, recognised as a highly professional and responsive organisation, committed to maintaining excellent customer service and a friendly approach.

NCFE is recognised as an awarding body by the qualification regulators ('regulators') for England, Wales and Northern Ireland. The regulators are the Office of the Qualifications and Examinations Regulator (Ofqual) in England, the Department for Children, Education, Lifelong Learning and Skills (DCELLS) in Wales and the Council for Curriculum, Examinations and Assessment (CCEA) in Northern Ireland.

Accreditation by NCFE is a guarantee of quality. It means that the college has been inspected and approved by an independent and experienced education professional and is quality audited biannually by NCFE. The centre delivering the programmes has been licensed by NCFE on the basis of its own quality systems. At the end of an accredited course, successful learners will also receive an NCFE Award certificate of achievement.

For more information on this award, click here

About the Level 2 Gestalt Therapy Certificate

Developed by German-born psychiatrist, Fitz Perls in the 1990s, Gestalt therapy is a client centred approach to psychotherapy. The practice hones in on each person’s individual experience and assesses their state in the present moment. According to Gestalt therapy, the key to unlocking and fulfilling our potential is increasing our self-awareness and blocking negative though patterns.

This engaging distance learning course has been specifically designed to teach students the key concepts of Gestalt therapy. Spread over eight informative units, this 64-hour home study qualification covers topics ranging from awareness, movement, art and sound, to working with couples, groups and communicating from within.

Who should study this course?

This course has been specifically designed for those who want to understand this strand of psychotherapy. Perfect for those with previous experience in other therapies, this course will help students to build on their knowledge and skills and become greater practitioners.

If you don’t have any experience in therapy, then don’t worry. This course is suitable for people of all knowledge and experience levels. All you will need is an interest in the topic, a way to access our materials and the motivation to study independently.

What happens after the course?

On successful completion of this home learning course, students will have gained a fundamental understanding of Gestalt therapy techniques. They will able to use this knowledge to begin practicing this kind of therapy with their own clients.

If this is a student’s first therapy course, then they may want to use this qualification as a grounding for further online or taught courses. Those who choose to continue their studies to a higher level will have a range of career opportunities open to them. These include:

  • Therapist
  • Counsellor
  • Life Coach

For more information about this course, give us a call on this number: 0800 101 901

Modules

Introduction - Awareness

Communicating Within

Communicating with Others

Imaginative Journeys

Working with Couples

Working with Groups

Movement, Art and Sound

Working with Pairs

Requirements

There is no experience or previous qualifications required for enrolment on this course. It is available to all students, of all academic backgrounds.

Assessment

Assessment Method

After each lesson there will be a question paper, which needs to be completed and submitted to your personal tutor for marking. This method of continual assessment ensures that your personal tutor can consistently monitor your progress and provide you with assistance throughout the duration of the course.

What's Included

  • All study materials
  • Study Guide
  • Full Tutor and Admin support
  • The course fee includes the awarding body registration and certification fee (valued at up to £30.00).

What is NCFE

NCFE is the UK's longest established awarding body, recognised as a highly professional and responsive organisation, committed to maintaining excellent customer service and a friendly approach.

NCFE is recognised as an awarding body by the qualification regulators ('regulators') for England, Wales and Northern Ireland. The regulators are the Office of the Qualifications and Examinations Regulator (Ofqual) in England, the Department for Children, Education, Lifelong Learning and Skills (DCELLS) in Wales and the Council for Curriculum, Examinations and Assessment (CCEA) in Northern Ireland.

Accreditation by NCFE is a guarantee of quality. It means that the college has been inspected and approved by an independent and experienced education professional and is quality audited biannually by NCFE. The centre delivering the programmes has been licensed by NCFE on the basis of its own quality systems. At the end of an accredited course, successful learners will also receive an NCFE Award certificate of achievement.

For more information on this award, click here

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