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Course running: SPRING 2018
Status: Apply for Spring 2018 - Call 01278 401352

The courses on offer at Cardiff are the Certificate in Hypnotherapy and Counselling Skills (one year), Diploma in Counselling Skills and Theory (two years) and Level 4 Advanced Diploma in Psychotherapeutic Counselling (three years). Students can pay for the courses either upfront in advance (with discounts available) or through interest-free monthly instalments.


Anni Richardson MNCS Accred

Anni is an experienced and qualified Counsellor, Coach, Supervisor and Trainer, with over 20 years experience of counselling in the high profile organisational employee support environment. Previously, as Head of Service for the counselling provision for the Royal College of Nursing she has specialised in short term focused counselling techniques and counselling promotion.

Anni is an Accredited Registrant member of The National Counselling Society. To view Anni's NCS profile please click here.

Lawrence Railton MNCS Accred

Lawrence is an Accredited Integrative Psychotherapeutic Counsellor who trained and began working in Brighton, E.Sussex. He now lives in rural West Wales where he works as senior counsellor at Aberystwyth University; a school based counsellor in a local secondary school and also lectures in counselling. He has recently completed a Post Graduate Diploma in Counselling Children and Young People and is currently studying for his Masters.  He has experience of working in a variety of practice settings and has spent many years in men's groups and is also interested in ecology and Buddhism.

Lawrence is an Accredited Registrant member of The National Counselling Society. To view Lawrence's NCS profile please click here.

Jinny Santavy MHS

Jinny graduated in 1990 in Cardiff University with a BSc (Econ) degree in Psychology/Sociology, and went on to gain two Masters Degrees – Masters in Adult Education, and Masters in Education and Training. She studied a Post-Graduate Course in Careers Guidance and then went on to work within Schools and Colleges – specialising in Special Needs – ages 14+, and Adult Guidance, before moving into Management roles. During her career, Jinny continued studies for example, C&G Teaching Basic Skills, NVQ Assessor, Certificate in Youth and Community Work, Certificate in Special Needs, and Institute Leader in Management qualifications. After taking Voluntary Redundancy from the Careers Service, Jinny re-trained via Chrysalis, achieving the Diploma in Hypnotherapy and Counselling. Previous experience, and Voluntary work as a Listener with Samaritans gave excellent grounding for this career change. Jinny now runs her own Practice as a Qualified Hypnotherapist working with a range of clients. Through Continuous Professional Development she has achieved Diploma in Diet and Nutrition; Diploma in Hypnotic Gastric Band; Diploma in Mindfulness and is currently studying Insomnia, in order to enhance the service she provides to her clientele.

Jinny is a Registrant member of The National Hypnotherapy Society. To view Jinny's HS profile please click here.

Please note that Chrysalis Not For Profit Ltd is not part of University Hall. We are fortunate enough to be able to hire training facilities at University Hall to run our various courses. 

Which course is right for you?

Certificate in Hypnotherapy & Counselling Skills

The Chrysalis Certificate in Hypnotherapy & Counselling Skills Training Course (Cert. Hyp CS)

AIM Awards Level 3 Certificate in Hypnotherapy & Counselling Skills

Course 1
The Chrysalis Diploma in Counselling Skills & Theory course

The Chrysalis Diploma in Counselling Skills & Theory Course (Dip CST.)

AIM Awards Level 4 Diploma in Counselling Skills and Theory

Course 2

Please note: You must be a graduate of our Level 4 Advanced Diploma in order to undertake these courses.

Advanced Qualification Courses

The Chrysalis Higher Professional Diploma in Therapeutic Counselling (Informed by Research)

The Chrysalis Higher Professional Diploma in Therapeutic Counselling Training (Informed by Research) (H.Dip Psy C.)

AIM Awards Level 6 Higher Diploma in Therapeutic Counselling (Informed By Research)

Course 5

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