HNC Counselling

This one year course covers a range of behavioural theories, working with addictions and personal development in a therapeutic setting.


Glasgow Clyde College, Glasgow
(For price, check with provider)

This course is available on the Glasgow Clyde College website.


What will I learn?

Subjects covered (including an Addiction Counselling Group Award*):   

  • Personal development planning
  • Humanistic counselling theory
  • Loss, grief and bereavement in a counselling setting
  • Relationship-centred counselling skills
  • Understanding addictive behaviours*
  • Behavioural and cognitive counselling
  • Group counselling skills
  • Relationship-centred counselling skills
  • Working with addictive behaviours*
  • Psychodynamic counselling theory
  • Relationship-centred counselling skills
  • Working with substance misuse*
  • Graded unit 1
  • Personal development in a counselling skill setting 

Non-assessed practical experience within a helping agency or organisation that allows for the supervised practice of counselling skills is encouraged during the course. 

The course takes one year to complete on a full-time basis, or two years as a part-time evening course. 

About Glasgow Clyde College

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Glasgow Clyde College is a further and higher education college, located in Glasgow.

The college offers a broad range of courses across many subject areas, and has three easily accessible campuses in Glasgow at Langside, Cardronald and Anniesland.

With award winning teaching staff, the college is the largest further education provider in Glasgow and has the highest achievement rates in further and education in the area.

Glasgow Clyde College also has excellent links to universities to allow you to progress to degree level.

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