Adlerian Psychology & Counselling Skills

Limerick Institute of Technology


Course Name Adlerian Psychology & Counselling Skills
Course Provider Limerick Institute of Technology
Alternative Provider(s) Limerick Institute of Technology - Tipperary
Course Code T110
Course Type Lifelong Learning
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Special Purpose Certificate (Level 6 NFQ)  More info... Special Purpose Limerick Institute of Technology Level 6 NFQ
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Attendance Options Part time, Evening
Location (Districts) Thurles, Limerick City
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Expand+Start Date: September

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Duration 1 evening per week (Tuesdays) over the full academic year plus 3 full Fridays (dates TBC).
Course Fee

Expand+The fee for this programme is €1,250. Please note, that a booking fee of €125 (10% of the overall programme fee) will be required, within two weeks of receipt of the formal offer of a place, and will be used to secure your place on the programme.


Entry Requirements

Expand+The programme is aimed at anyone 23 years or over who is interacting with people and who wishes to improve his/her communication/counselling skills and how he/she relates to people. The Adlerian approach to working with people believes in the possibi...

Financial Support

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Students registered on full time undergraduate and postgraduate programmes at LIT at the time of registration, may be eligible for a 25% reduction on Flexible Learning programme fees and are also eligible for substantial ...

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Certificate in Adlerian Psychology and Counselling Skills (Special Purpose Award, Level 6).

Flexible Learning Withdrawal And Refund Policy
Students who wish to withdraw from a Flexible Learning Programme of study, must do so offici...

Course Content

Expand+Adlerian Psychology and Counselling Skills
Alfred Adler’s Individual Psychology is a dynamic, holistic and insightful model that regards people as ‘human becomings’. Adlerian psychology is an exciting and useful way to better understand people and t...

Subjects Taught

Unit 1: Basic Listening Skills, Basic Concepts of Individual Psychology, Origins of Individual Psychology, Adlerian Counselling Process, Introduction to Lifestyle, Family Constellation.

Unit 2: Long and Short Term Goals, Childhood Memor...

Assessment Method Assessment will be by a variety of continuous assessment methods, including a learning journal. Much of the teaching/learning on this programme will be experiential, i.e. working in small groups and getting feedback. Personal growth work is intrinsic to the programme.

Course work is assessed on a pass/fail basis.
Number of Credits 10
Further Enquiries For further information:
Dept of Flexible Learning
Tel: 0504 28112

For academic queries:
Catherine-Ann O’Connell
Tel: 0504 28426
Location LIT Thurles