Integrative Counselling & Art Therapy

Dublin Art Therapy College


Course Name Integrative Counselling & Art Therapy
Course Provider Dublin Art Therapy College
Alternative Provider(s) SETU - Carlow Campus, SETU - South East Technological University
Course Code BA120 BA220 BA320 BA420
Course Type Higher Education Direct Entry
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Honours Bachelor (Level 8 NFQ)  More info... Major South East Technological University Level 8 NFQ
Degree - Ordinary Bachelor (Level 7 NFQ)  More info... Major South East Technological University Level 7 NFQ
Level 6 Higher Certificate (Level 6 NFQ)  More info... Major South East Technological University Level 6 NFQ
Minor Certificate (Level 6 NFQ)  More info... Minor South East Technological University Level 6 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Clondalkin
Entry Requirements Prerequisites:
The Introduction to Art Therapy or equivalent plus the Foundation Certificate in Art Therapy or equivalent are prerequisites to the BA Hons in Integrative Counselling and Art Therapy. Direct entrants will have substantial prior training and experience. Top-up to BA programmes are in place for those wishing to attain Level 8 NFQ certification.
Course Fee There are extra costs involved in relation to:
Personal Therapy (60 hours over 4 years)
IACP student registration fee
Supervision as a result of client placement experience which involves (at least 25 hours of Supervision over Years 3 & 4 of the (part-time) BA (Hons) programme).

In general Counsellors, Psychotherapists and Supervisors charge between €45 and €65 per session.
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Application Date

Expand+Application Process:
Applicants should complete the online application form including the initial deposit which is deductible from course fees should the application be successful. Applicants are entitled to a full refund of the initial deposit if...

Course Content

Expand+Hons in Integrative Counselling and Art Therapy:

?The Degree programme integrates the applied skills of Counselling & Psychotherapy with Neuroscience and Art Therapy skills through various theoretical approaches. It further develops the practi...

Subjects Taught The Course Content:
Experiential learning and application of theory to clinical practice
Applied theory – in-depth interactive academic study.
Art Therapy as a tool for personal and professional self-awareness
Integration of Art Therapy into professional clinical practice.
Assessment Method

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Skills practice and feedback from peers, self and facilitators.

Ongoing participating in academic study and research.

Essays and daily learning journals to provide in-depth understanding of theoretical application of cou...

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