This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to support clients to identify and work though concerns, manage the overall counselling process to its conclusion, assist clients to clarify their goals, explore options and develop a course of action, and evaluate and enhance own practice through a process of reflection.
- Helping the client to more deeply epxlore their issues and the emotions that they are investing in those issues
- Transition the client into creating a better life, without those issues
- Smart goal setting
- Monitor client commitment and progress
- Motivational interviewing
Assessment (indicative only): Conduct a 20 minute simulated session demonstrating working through client concerns and action planning, and bringing the session and counselling contract to a close. A reflective journal is to be written from the observation checklists completed by the observer and trainer.