This is an online course delivered using Zoom, in real time with live interaction with your tutor and fellow learners.
This "Discover ....." course forms part of a series of sessions exploring mental health and everyday issues that affect us like our relationships. this course focuses on the various elements of our relationships and how each element affects the success of that partnership. You will explore how to make subtle changes, work on communication etc to improve a variety of relationships.
This course is educational rather than therapeutic. General broad ideas will be shared and discussed amongst the group. There could be some sharing of personal experiences. This course is not a replacement for personal therapy and this element will be carefully managed by the tutor.
Who is the tutor?
About the Tutor: Janet Beale
Janet Beale is a MBACP accredited Counsellor/Psycho-therapist, and has worked for at least 20 years as a Therapeutic Counsellor/Psychological Practitioner, and Clinical Supervisor for the NHS, Primary Care Trust, and in private practice. She also works as a South Regional Training Officer for The National Counselling Society.
Trained at Greenwich University, Janet holds a Master of Science in Therapeutic Counselling, and specialises in working with issues of confidence and assertiveness, and all Mental Health issues, working from an integrative approach using Person Centred, Psycho-dynamic and Cognitive Behaviour Therapy.
She also holds a Post Graduate Certificate in Education, and has taught Counselling Courses and GCSE Psychology for the Kent Adult Education Services for 7 years.
How will I be taught?
The course will consist of a mixture of tutor input, group activities and discussion. The emphasis will be on participation and sharing of ideas.
This is an introductory course, so you are not expected to bring any knowledge, but we will be interested to find out how much you have gained from the course by the end.
What do I need to bring with me?
Pen and paper for notes might be useful but we advise students not to purchase equipment, books or materials until after the first session of the course unless otherwise stated.
What can I do next?
We are currently offering a whole series of courses exploring mental health. See our website at www.kentadulteducation.co.uk for further information or ask your tutor for details.
What do I need to join the course
Anybody can join the course.
You will need access to a computer/laptop/iPad/Tablet/Smartphone with internet connection to attend classes via Zoom. You will be sent the Zoom link to join the course the day before the session at the latest.
Getting to your course
If you require any information about this location then please call 03000 41 40 25* and quote the Course Code ASH/92849/J/NC.