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The Online Accidental Counsellor Course


This ACWA endorsed CPD activity is conducted by Human Connections.

The Accidental Counsellor Training is a practical mental health training that teaches basic counselling skills and principles to people who are not trained counsellors but often find themselves in a “counselling role by accident”. This training is offered online however, a one-day face-to-face version is also available.

Who are Accidental Counsellors?
An Accidental Counsellor can be anyone who is not employed as a trained counsellor, but often finds themselves placed in a counselling role by accident. You could be an Accidental Counsellor as a teacher, youth worker, team leader, aged care professional, chaplain or complementary health practitioner.
    How does the online Accidental Counsellor training work?
    • You will have access to the 8 modules in the course
    • The training is self-paced (9.5 hours total)
    • Individual receive 12 months of access, a staff package is also available for organisations.
    • Each module has a recorded video and PDF worksheet

    What will you learn?

    Module 1: Start here. Accidental Counsellor Introduction
    Module 2: Psychology of Influence
    Module 3: Positive Psychology, Boundaries, Burn-out & Self-Care
    Module 4: Four Essential Communication Aspects
    Module 5: Solution Focused Pattern. SFT Contract, Framework, Goals
    Module 6: Solution Focused Pattern. Miracle Question
    Module 7: Solution Focused Pattern. Exception Question
    Module 8: Solution Focused Pattern. Scaling Question

    Cost for online delivery
    $297 for individuals

    Online via https://humanconnections.com.au/online-accidental-counsellor-training-full/

    This is an ACWA endorsed activity. Members can claim CPD hours for their participation.