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Listening Skills

An Introduction to Counselling & Psychotherapy at BCPC

Update: We are still taking applications for the Listening Skills 2020 course, but it is now likely to be held either in autumn 2020 or spring 2021. We cannot currently set the dates due to the uncertainty around COVID-19, but will do so as soon as possible. Please apply via the application form below:-

10 Thursday evenings in Bath (6:30 PM - 9:30 PM)

Dates (to be confirmed): Autumn 2020 or Spring 2021

To apply please download the application form at the bottom of this page.

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Course information

This course is designed to provide an introduction to BCPC’s experiential teaching style and core values for people considering applying for our Foundation Certificate.  This course might also help those considering a career change to a people-related job.

Course content

  • Exploring Core concepts in Humanistic philosophy  
  • Developing awareness of self and other
  • Learning how to give and receive feedback
  • Developing listening skills
  • Developing an ability to ‘be in the present’
  • Cultivating an awareness of ‘emotional process’
  • Using the ‘core conditions’ set out by Carl Rogers in listening work

 Each session will include a seminar, skills practice and an open discussion group.

Listening Skills 2020 Information Sheet

Please note that there are no interviews for this course, so please fill in the application form with as much detail as you would like.

Listening Skills Application Form 2020


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