logo

Basic Counselling Skills (CNSK 1401)

This course is geared towards those interested in the field of counselling. Students are introduced to the foundational skills required for effective counselling and interviewing. Topics include counselling as a developmental process; the importance of self awareness; the role of the counselling relationship in effecting change; facilitation of client self exploration; the importance of counsellor empathy; appreciation of ethics, diversity and personal and professional development. An important focus of this course is to provide participants with experiential learning regarding the client-counsellor relationship. The course examines the nature and process of client-centred counselling, and teaches skills foundational to most models of counselling and practice in a supervised setting. Please note that a textbook may be required for this course. Please check the bookstore website at https://downtown.store.vcc.ca/ for textbook information and hours of operation.



 course outline


* Note: The CRNs listed below could be restricted to specific program areas.

CRN Fee Campus - Room Day(s) Time Date Instructor
30346 $530.94 DTN  - Rm. 415
RM-Monday, T-Tuesday,
W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
F-Friday, S-Saturday,
U-Sunday

1815 - 2130
13-Sep-2018
to 29-Nov-2018
Pons, Audrey
30346 $530.94 DTN  - Rm. 402
RM-Monday, T-Tuesday,
W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
F-Friday, S-Saturday,
U-Sunday

1900 - 2130
27-Sep-2018
to 15-Nov-2018
Pons, Audrey
30346 $530.94 DTN  - Rm. 401
RM-Monday, T-Tuesday,
W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
F-Friday, S-Saturday,
U-Sunday

1900 - 2130
27-Sep-2018
to 15-Nov-2018
Pons, Audrey
30346 $530.94 DTN  - Rm. 404
RM-Monday, T-Tuesday,
W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
F-Friday, S-Saturday,
U-Sunday

1900 - 2130
27-Sep-2018
to 15-Nov-2018
Pons, Audrey
30346 $530.94 DTN  - Rm. 405
RM-Monday, T-Tuesday,
W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
F-Friday, S-Saturday,
U-Sunday

1900 - 2130
27-Sep-2018
to 15-Nov-2018
Pons, Audrey
30346 $530.94 DTN  - Rm. 400
RM-Monday, T-Tuesday,
W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
F-Friday, S-Saturday,
U-Sunday

1900 - 2130
27-Sep-2018
to 15-Nov-2018
Pons, Audrey
30346 $530.94 DTN  - Rm. 403
RM-Monday, T-Tuesday,
W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
F-Friday, S-Saturday,
U-Sunday

1900 - 2130
27-Sep-2018
to 15-Nov-2018
Pons, Audrey
30345 $530.94 DTN  - Rm. 414
TM-Monday, T-Tuesday,
W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
F-Friday, S-Saturday,
U-Sunday

1815 - 2130
18-Sep-2018
to 04-Dec-2018
Launeanu, Mihaela
30345 $530.94 DTN  - Rm. 923
TM-Monday, T-Tuesday,
W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
F-Friday, S-Saturday,
U-Sunday

2000 - 2100
02-Oct-2018
to 27-Nov-2018
Launeanu, Mihaela
30345 $530.94 DTN  - Rm. 412
TM-Monday, T-Tuesday,
W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
F-Friday, S-Saturday,
U-Sunday

2000 - 2100
02-Oct-2018
to 27-Nov-2018
Launeanu, Mihaela
30345 $530.94 DTN  - Rm. 512
TM-Monday, T-Tuesday,
W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
F-Friday, S-Saturday,
U-Sunday

2000 - 2100
02-Oct-2018
to 27-Nov-2018
Launeanu, Mihaela
30345 $530.94 DTN  - Rm. 920
TM-Monday, T-Tuesday,
W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
F-Friday, S-Saturday,
U-Sunday

2000 - 2100
02-Oct-2018
to 27-Nov-2018
Launeanu, Mihaela
30345 $530.94 DTN  - Rm. 916
TM-Monday, T-Tuesday,
W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
F-Friday, S-Saturday,
U-Sunday

2000 - 2100
02-Oct-2018
to 27-Nov-2018
Launeanu, Mihaela
30569 $530.94 DTN  - Rm. 429
WM-Monday, T-Tuesday,
W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
F-Friday, S-Saturday,
U-Sunday

1815 - 2130
26-Sep-2018
to 12-Dec-2018
Acton, Penny
30569 $530.94 DTN  - Rm. 402
WM-Monday, T-Tuesday,
W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
F-Friday, S-Saturday,
U-Sunday

1930 - 2130
10-Oct-2018
to 24-Oct-2018
Acton, Penny
30569 $530.94 DTN  - Rm. 402
WM-Monday, T-Tuesday,
W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
F-Friday, S-Saturday,
U-Sunday

1930 - 2130
10-Oct-2018
to 24-Oct-2018
Acton, Penny
30569 $530.94 DTN  - Rm. 401
WM-Monday, T-Tuesday,
W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
F-Friday, S-Saturday,
U-Sunday

1930 - 2130
10-Oct-2018
to 24-Oct-2018
Acton, Penny
30569 $530.94 DTN  - Rm. 404
WM-Monday, T-Tuesday,
W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
F-Friday, S-Saturday,
U-Sunday

1930 - 2130
10-Oct-2018
to 24-Oct-2018
Acton, Penny
30569 $530.94 DTN  - Rm. 405
WM-Monday, T-Tuesday,
W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
F-Friday, S-Saturday,
U-Sunday

1930 - 2130
10-Oct-2018
to 24-Oct-2018
Acton, Penny
30569 $530.94 DTN  - Rm. 403
WM-Monday, T-Tuesday,
W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
F-Friday, S-Saturday,
U-Sunday

1930 - 2130
10-Oct-2018
to 24-Oct-2018
Acton, Penny
30569 $530.94 DTN  - Rm. 401
WM-Monday, T-Tuesday,
W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
F-Friday, S-Saturday,
U-Sunday

1930 - 2130
01-Nov-2018
to 21-Nov-2018
Acton, Penny
30569 $530.94 DTN  - Rm. 400
WM-Monday, T-Tuesday,
W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
F-Friday, S-Saturday,
U-Sunday

1930 - 2130
01-Nov-2018
to 21-Nov-2018
Acton, Penny
30569 $530.94 DTN  - Rm. 405
WM-Monday, T-Tuesday,
W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
F-Friday, S-Saturday,
U-Sunday

1930 - 2130
01-Nov-2018
to 21-Nov-2018
Acton, Penny
30569 $530.94 DTN  - Rm. 404
WM-Monday, T-Tuesday,
W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
F-Friday, S-Saturday,
U-Sunday

1930 - 2130
01-Nov-2018
to 21-Nov-2018
Acton, Penny
30569 $530.94 DTN  - Rm. 400
WM-Monday, T-Tuesday,
W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
F-Friday, S-Saturday,
U-Sunday

1930 - 2130
01-Nov-2018
to 21-Nov-2018
Acton, Penny
30569 $530.94 DTN  - Rm. 403
WM-Monday, T-Tuesday,
W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
F-Friday, S-Saturday,
U-Sunday

1930 - 2130
01-Nov-2018
to 21-Nov-2018
Acton, Penny
10246
DTN  - Rm. 413
WM-Monday, T-Tuesday,
W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
F-Friday, S-Saturday,
U-Sunday

1815 - 2130
09-Jan-2019
to 27-Mar-2019
TBATo Be Assigned
10245
DTN  - Rm. 415
RM-Monday, T-Tuesday,
W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
F-Friday, S-Saturday,
U-Sunday

1815 - 2130
10-Jan-2019
to 28-Mar-2019
Launeanu, Mihaela
10247
DTN  - Rm. 413
FM-Monday, T-Tuesday,
W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
F-Friday, S-Saturday,
U-Sunday

0915 - 1230
11-Jan-2019
to 29-Mar-2019
Zadravec, Miljenka

To register for this course, check the information for your program:

 

Note:

* All course/program information including course/program content, length, prerequisites, start/end dates, postponements and/or cancellation is subject to change without notice.

* Published fees for Continuing Studies programs and courses include GST (if applicable) as well as a College Initiative Fee, which varies depending on the individual course. Student Union Fees will be assessed at time of registration. Please note: fees displayed on the web do not include Student Union Fees.

* Refund Policy and Refund Procedure