Counselling & Hypnotherapy Courses



There are many sites to see in the city of Newcastle such as the Tyne Bridge, the Discovery Museum and St James Park the famous football ground.

Embark on a journey of transformation and purpose by becoming a Counsellor, Psychotherapist, or Hypnotherapist with Chrysalis. Our flexible part-time counselling courses are designed to accommodate diverse schedules, providing an opportunity for everyone to pursue their passion for helping others. Let Chrysalis empower you to make a profound difference in the world of mental health and well-being.

Our counselling and hypnotherapy courses in Newcastle take place at the Maldron Hotel. Our course tutors in Newcastle are vastly experienced and all National Counselling & Psychotherapy Society (NCPS) or National Hypnotherapy Society accredited members. You can find more information on our Newcastle course tutors below.

The NCPS accredits our courses for counselling and the National Hypnotherapy Society for hypnotherapy. Furthermore, we are recognised as an approved centre for Prince’s Trust Qualifications, ensuring the validation and listing of our courses on the RQF (Ofqual Regulated Qualifications Framework).

We offer different counselling courses depending on your experience and qualifications. These include:

Level 3 Diploma in Hypnotherapy and Introduction to Counselling Skills is a comprehensive one-year course tailored for those new to the field. Our innovative course integrates hypnotherapy and counselling techniques, allowing graduates to enter professional practice equipped with both hypnotherapy expertise and essential client-centred skills derived from counselling methodologies. Topics covered include conducting hypnotherapy sessions and mastering hypnotherapy and counselling techniques.

Level 4 Diploma in Counselling Skills and Theory is a two-year course incorporating level 3 as the first year of the course. Students with an appropriate Level 3 Counselling Skills qualification can join directly onto year 2 of this counselling course. This counselling course includes components such as foundations of counselling, psychodynamic, humanistic and cognitive approaches.

Our most popular course; Level 5 Professional Diploma in Psychotherapeutic Counselling is a three-year course. It incorporates levels 3 and 4 as the first two years of the syllabus. Choose this level 5 professional diploma in psychotherapeutic counselling if you wish to become a professional counsellor and want to gain, through qualification, a route onto an Accredited Register approved by the Professional Standards Authority. Approach topics such as depression, abuse, addiction, and personal and professional development as part of this course.

The Level 5 Professional Diploma in Psychotherapeutic Counselling is our recommended counselling course in Newcastle as it fully meets current professional requirements and is also the most cost-efficient way to enter our profession.

For more information on the courses on offer in Newcastle please contact us or request a prospectus.

*Please note that direct entry classes for this intake will start later.

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