How to Listen without being a Counsellor

Date TBC

Date to be confirmed

A Workshop for Complimentary and Alternative therapists who find it hard not to slip into ‘counsellor’ mode.

A workshop for Massage therapists, Beauty therapists, Those using counselling skills as part of their job, Sports therapists, Healers.


Do you often find yourself going over your allotted time with certain clients?

Do you find yourself assuming the role of counsellor with clients?

Would you like to discover ways of being assertive with clients?

Would you like to know how to listen without feeling drained?

Course Structure

At the workshop you will:

  • Explore your job role
  • Look at boundaries
  • Learn how to protect your energy so that you don’t feel drained
  • Learn about assertiveness and your rights
  • Look at the difference between counselling and counselling skills
  • Practise listening skills
  • Create a plan of action

Course Trainers

The course trainer is Su Orosa.

Su has extensive experience of group facilitation working together leading and facilitating groups at Foundation Degree and Honours degree level in Person-Centred Counselling at East Sussex College.

Su has also individually facilitated different sorts of therapeutic, supervision, and support groups in private practice over a period of time.

Course Timetable

Course date TBC

This will be a fun and creative day that will help you to re-evaluate how you work with your clients and how to look after yourselves when working.

Course Price

Fee: £70.00

Instalment Option: Payment plans are available upon request


South Coast Wellbeing and Training
10, The Broadway
Hampden Park
BN22 0AS

Tel: 07979078204- text only

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