Become a Counsellor

Chrysalis part time Counselling training courses are fully accredited & designed to fit around your busy life. Our Brochure provides a complete guide to Chrysalis courses.

Accredited Counselling Courses

Our Courses are Fully Accredited via the National Counselling Society. The National Counselling Society holds an accredited register of Counsellors and follows a code of ethics.

Study Part time Autumn 2018

Classroom sessions held one Saturday or Sunday a month between 10am-5pm at your closest training venue. Practical study with access to a Tutor.

Chrysalis Course Options

If you are looking to become a fully accredited Counsellor, our recommended course is the Level 5 Professional Diploma in Psychotherapeutic Counselling Practise. To find out more about this course, please click on Become a Counsellor below and select Course 3

Become a
hypnotherapist

Hypnotherapy has been used successfully in cases of pain relief, insomnia, addiction, phobias, stress and depression. Our syllabus covers all the basics needed to become a hypnotherapist.

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Become a
counsellor

At Chrysalis, we take the best elements of well-known counselling and psychotherapy models and put them together in our unique, tried and tested approach, called psychotherapeutic counselling.

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Accreditation & Recognition

Chrysalis® Courses are fully accredited and recognised by appropriate professional bodies. Being on an Accredited Register means you're nationally recognised and clients can feel confident in you as a counsellor. Find out what vital features studying with Chrysalis offers.

Accreditation

Graduate Testimonials

Don't take our word for it, listen to our graduates. Read testimonials from past Chrysalis graduates of our hypnotherapy, psychotherapy and counselling courses.

“At Chrysalis, my tutor has shown me how the combination of both humour and humanity can be powerfully relevant in the making of an effective therapist and teacher.”

Keith Pollard Chrysalis Graduate

The course has been a great personal development as well as an educational understanding of Counselling & psychotherapy. I personally loved every step of the way.

Katrina King Chrysalis Graduate

“My redundancy set me free to pursue a career I am really passionate about and Chrysalis was my first choice.”

Ravinder Kaur Chrysalis Graduate

"I liked the diversity of learning regarding different counselling approaches. I learned a lot and enjoyed meeting others on the course. Also, I found the practical side of the work most enchanting regarding my learning from experience."

Pari Sima Mayel-Afshar Chrysalis Graduate

"I found the course very interesting and jam-packed full of various psychological modalities. I do have to give credit to my tutor Gillian Bartlam. She is such a passionate tutor and wants all of her students to be the best they can be, working with strong ethics and making sure you've worked through your issues before working with clients. Fab lady"

Melanie Bambridge Chrysalis Graduate

"The last 3 years have gone really quick and I have gained tremendous skills and tools for further studies into specialist areas of my personal interests.Thank you to my tutors and back office for supports."

Patch Welling Chrysalis Graduate

"Gaining my Advanced Diploma was invaluable experience for me. I can confidently say that this course has changed my life, paving the way to achieving my professional dream of becoming a psychotherapist. Thank you."

Bilyana Wharton Chrysalis Graduate

“I can honestly say that my Chrysalis course was life-changing. I’ve worked through the obstacles holding me back, and feel I am being of real service to my clients.”

Julie Smith Chrysalis Graduate

“I’m really glad I made the financial commitment to Chrysalis. With their help and advice in building a successful practice, I earned my course fees back in about a month. I am now running a successful therapy clinic.”

Jennifer Brignall Chrysalis Graduate

“I found the course to be informative, exciting, challenging and life-changing. It was excellent value for money, my tutor was knowledgeable and kind and the admin team were always helpful with any query. The training has equipped me to become a professional and competent counsellor.”

Greg Radcliffe Chrysalis Graduate

"I have wanted to do hypnotherapy for many years but for one reason or another, it was out of my reach i.e. funds, time, location etc. Chrysalis has enabled me to do the course I've always wanted at an affordable price, in my own time without taking time off work"

Michelle Stevens Chrysalis Graduate

"This has been the best thing I ever did! Doing the Chrysalis course has changed my life in so many ways. I am about to embark on a private practice and I have secured a role as Honorary Counsellor with Women & Girl's Network. Who would have thought at age 51, I would have been changing my whole career path and what a journey!! Thank you :)"

Donna Andrews Chrysalis Graduate

"I would recommend this course with chrysalis either for self-development or for professional use. I have thoroughly enjoyed these modules with like-minded students and listening to other ideas and so on. Go for it...!!!"

Ersoy Mehmet-Balli Chrysalis Graduate

“It’s much more cost effective to train with Chrysalis as their fees are significantly lower than enrolling on a University course.”

Les Pritchard Chrysalis Graduate

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