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Training Opportunities

Pre-register for the Fall Level 1  course.

 Cybercounselling Level I

Cybercounselling - Level I is a twelve-week, three module online course designed for experienced professional counselling practitioners who want to be accessible to their clients via email. The full twelve weeks must be completed in order to be granted Cybercounselling Level I certification. Certificates are issued jointly by the University of Toronto, Factor-Inwentash Faculty of Social Work and Therapy Online.

Prerequisites:

  • Master's degree in counselling or a related field;
  • 2 years of experience delivering in-person counselling (or equivalent combination of experience and training);
  • Proficiency using a computer and the internet;
  • Membership in a professional association and adherence to their ethical code.

To read more about the Level 1 course click here

For questions or to pre-register for the fall please email Lawrence Murphy.

Cybercounselling Fundamentals

This engaging two hour in-person workshop will provide participants with an introduction to the practical, ethical, and technical challenges inherent in online counselling. Each workshop is tailored to the participants and their specific interests and needs. This workshop will be helpful for learners considering taking the full certificate program Cybercounselling Level I and for agencies exploring the possibility of providing online counselling to their clients.

More information:

Western North America

Lawrence Murphy
(519) 831-9141

 

Eastern North America and world-wide

Lawrence Murphy
(519) 831-9141

 

 Cybercounselling Level II

Cybercounselling - Level II is a twelve-week, three-module online course designed for counselling practitioners who have completed Cybercounselling Level I and want to deepen and refine their cybercounselling expertise.  Upon completion of Level II, participants are issued certificates provided jointly by the University of Toronto, Factor-Inwentash Faculty of Social Work and Therapy Online.

Prerequisite:

  • Cybercounselling Level I

More information

To pre-register for Fall 2016 contact Lawrence Murphy

Introduction to Cybercounselling (full-day)

This engaging full-day in-person workshop will give participants a solid understanding of the technical, ethical, and practical issues involved in doing online counselling. It will also address the Presence Techniques developed and used by the presenter in his online practice. Participants will have opportunities to practice the techniques and receive feedback. This workshop will be helpful for learners considering taking the full certificate program Cybercounselling Level I and for agencies exploring the possibility of providing online counselling to their clients.

For more information email or call:

Western North America

Lawrence Murphy
(519) 831-9141

Eastern North America and world wide

Lawrence Murphy
(519) 831-9141

 Foundations of Cybercounselling

Offered in collaboration with the University of Toronto, this eight-week online course covers theories and research in online counselling as well as introduces participants to some of the practical aspects of doing counselling online. The course covers various modalities of online counselling including e-mail counselling, video counselling, real-time chat and website or bulletin-board based approaches. We also explore work being done with individuals, couples, families and groups online.

Prerequisites:

  • None

This course provides a suitable foundation for those who are interested in taking the applied practice course, Cybercounselling Level I, but do not have all of the necessary prerequisites. Note however that acceptance into Level 1 is at the discretion of the instructor and some Level 1 prerequisites cannot be waived.

To learn more or to register, email Lawrence Murphy

Private Practice Growth Marketing Certificate

The Private Practice Growth Marketing Certificate Program teaches private practitioners and small group practices how to attract clients and grow their practice. Through a combination of webinar discussions, helpful forms and tools, and guided action steps, you will learn to implement marketing and business development best practices. This will be accomplished by developing and cultivating your unique value proposition, gaining clarity on your ideal target populations, as well as devising and implementing a plan to reach out to referral sources and potential clients.

Prerequisites:

  • None

This course is part of the Private Practice Bundle that includes this course, Level 1 and a PrivacEmail Private Practitioner website.

More information

To learn more or to register email Lawrence Murphy