25 July 2017

GUIDANCE & COUNSELLING

INTRODUCTION TO THE COURSE

This is an approximately One-month course. The goal of guidance and counselling course is to increase teacher’s knowledge, skills and attitudes about oneself and others. In addition the knowledge and skills acquired will enable learners understand and develop coping mechanism to challenges faced in life. This course examines counselling process, major principles in counselling and the differences between guidance and counselling. It also emphasizes the role of the teaching personnel in dealing with children, parents and the community. This course also addresses identification of support and referral services. Various challenges faced by families such as HIV and AIDS, drug and substance abuse will be discussed.

 

For enrolment details call

THE INSTITUTE OF TEACHERS PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT (ITPD)-Karen

Phone: 0710673108 | Email: instituteofteachers@gmail.com or itpd@inccode.or.ke | Website: www.inccode.or.ke

 

Qualifications

School Teachers

 

Mode of Study

The Study Manual is sent via email. Assignments are sent to instituteofteachers@gmail.com

 

Cost of the Course

KES 10,000 (includes certificate)

The units Covered Include:

    1.Differences and importance of Guidance and Counseling
    2.Ethics and Principles in Guidance and Counseling
    3.Qualities/characteristics of an effective counselor
    4.Types and classification of counseling
    5.Stages in the counseling process
    6.Techniques in the counseling process
    7.Management of emotional & psychological problems
    8.Role of ECDE trainers, teachers, parents in Guidance and Counseling
    9.Identifying, counseling & referring children with emotional & developmental challenges
    10.Identifying, rehabilitating & referring children with special needs

Assignment (Compulsory)

 

Enrolment is on-going!!!