Welcome to the website of the postgraduate programme in Person - Centred Counselling & Psychotherapy! The programme we have been offering in Greece for 25 years in collaboration with one of the most distinguished Universities of Great Britain!
This is the first Master's programme that was established in the country in this field and since then it has been a measure of comparison against other programmes in Europe, while through it, the concept of "Counselling" was established in Greece.
Over the past 2 decades, the quality of the programme has been reviewed and recognised by External Examiners, academics and professionals in the field of psychology, counselling and psychotherapy, world-renowned and well-known, such as Professor John McLeod, Professor Mick Coop Brian Thorne, Professor Dave Mearns, Dr. Paul Wilkins, Dr. Peter Pearce, Professor Michael O’Rourke etc.
«This is a flawless, well-designed and well-implemented programme delivered by a team of scientists with exceptional skills and great dedication."…»
Dr. Paul Wilkins,
Machester Metropolitan University
This three-year Master's programme offers a unique educational combination of scientific training, experiential development, practical application and research documentation. This combination leads to in-depth knowledge and experience of Person-Centred, one of the top three therapeutic approaches to mental health and well-being. Graduates of the Programme possess the necessary skills to work as Person-Centred Counsellors and Psychotherapists and to excel in the field of mental health.
Inter alia, it covers:
Read more about "REDESIGN 2020" that we now apply to the programme in the relevant sub-page "Programme Structure".
Moreover, important characteristics of the programme are:
NOTE: This programme is a training programme in mental health counselling and psychotherapy, aimed at developing professionals in this field and is NOT aimed at anyone experiencing the current phase of their life or has experienced in the recent past any manifestation of psychological maladaptation, nor is it any form of personal or group therapy programme. This is an intensive, experiential and applied training that will expose you to stressful professional and personal development processes and is therefore contraindicated for people who experience maladaptation. If the relevant reasons are found to be relevant while you have joined the Programme, the College may ask you to temporarily or permanently discontinue your education.
The programme lasts 3 academic years and includes 6 courses:
Graduates of the programme in Person-Centred Counselling and Psychotherapy can work in public and private institutions such as:
Their thorough training in the subject of Counselling enables them to work in any work environment where mental health services are provided.
Licenced by the Ministry of Education