Certificates linked to counselling or mental distress

NVQ Level 3 Advice and Guidance
This included practical experience interviewing people prior to preparing CVs.

ABC Eating Distress Awareness Course
This was a one day course that looks at the basic issues relating to anorexia, bulimia and compulsive eating.

Dealing with Aggressive and Abusive Behaviour
This was a two day course provided by the North East Council on Addictions.

Mental Health First Aid
This was a two day course that looked at the major types of mental health problems and the best way to provide initial support for people dealing with such issues.

NCFE Counselling Level 2
This is the basic counselling skills course where we practised basic listening skills.

NCFE Basic Counselling
Bishop Auckland College 1999
This courses covers the basic practical skills of counselling.