Alternative Therapies in Counselling

Learning the use of alternative therapies in counselling, this will include teaching two alternative therapies (out of four) of your choice and how it is used with counselling therapies and sessions

Rachana Awatramani

5 weeks long

Workload: 30 Min. Daily

To Know about Course details and Commencement dates Text or WhatsApp the Course No and Your Email ID to 0091 979 00 88 002 or email us at /   

Eg;  008 SPACE to 09790088002

About the Course

Alternative therapies, like yoga, energy healing, angel therapy, meditation, visualization, affirmations etc., have been useful for many individuals. And Counselling Psychology also plays a very important role in the mental health an individual. Therefore in this course, you will get how you can use the alternative therapies during your counselling sessions.

This course will contain case studies and worksheets on how can we combine both (alternative therapies and counselling therapies) and use it with the clients/patients.

You can choose any two techniques which you would like to learn which can be used in the therapies like REBT, CBT, Gestalt, etc
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About the Instructor(s)

Rachana as the name means, to create, she has been inventing her own ways of dealing with self and clients. She is a counselling psychologist by profession. She has worked with different schools and institutes in Mumbai. Currently she is working with Tata Institute of Social Sciences. She has taken number of training programs on counsellor’s mental health, healing sessions and meditation classes. She has learnt the importance of silence from her students and gratitude from her spiritual teacher. 

Course Format

Offline and online mode of training with voice assisted power point presentations and a manual provided at the start of the course. The participant will have a week’s time to master one particular module of the course and he/she can contact the trainer either through email/ chat or video chat for any clarifications.

Course Objectives
  • The main objective of the course is to help clients and the counsellor deal with the issue in an effective way in less time.

Course Fee
Individual Participants from India (in Indian Rupee)
Group Participants from India
(minimum members in a group is three) (in Indian Rupee)
Individual Participants from Rest of the world (in US Dollars)
Group Participants from Rest of the world (minimum members in a group is three) (in US Dollars)

Member of

Rs. 6200/-

Non – Members
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to become a member)

Rs. 8700/-
Important Dates
  • Participant Capacity is Limited to 2 per batch. Registration will close on completing 2 registrations
  • To Know about Course details and Commencement dates Text the Course No and Your Email ID to 0091 97900 88 002 or email us at Eg; 008 SPACE to 0979 00 88 002
Learning Kit
  • Complete Manual
  • Power point Presentation
  • Worksheets
  • Videos
Trainer’s Support
  • Audio and video support
  • Home based activity at the end of each session for practical learning
  • Additional reference documents (on request)
  • Sessions through skype for discussion and clarification (on request)
  • Additional support through email / chat during the course period
  • Assured support throughout participants journey
Course Syllabus

Week 1: An introduction of alternative therapies and counselling sessions

Week 2: Learning any two alternative therapies (out of four)

Week 3: Practicing the therapies in counselling sessions

Week 4: Case studies and assignment

Week 5: Revision and queries

Worksheets will be provided after every class

Recommended Background
  • Psychology Graduate

Suggested Readings
  • Basic Counselling Skills
Course Plan
  • Five Sessions
  • Five  Weeks
  • Powerpoint Presentation
  • Videos and Audio download
  • Email/ Chat assistance for assignment feedback
  • Activities to understand the therapy better
  • Discussion through Skype
  • Worksheets and Regular Home Assignments
Learning Outcome
Further Learning

Technical Requirements
  • A computer or a laptop with Microsoft Office with mike and headphone facility
  • A good Internet connection
  • Having web cam is an added advantage
Statement of Accomplishment
On completion, the participant will be certified by the International Association of Holistic Psychology
Contact to register

Contact your student advisor at for more details on registration, availability of seat, payment of fee, etc.

Course FAQ's

1. Will I get a certificate after completing this class?

Yes. Participants who successfully complete the class will receive a registered certificate from International Association of Holistic Psychology.

2. What resources will I need for this class?

You will get all the material required for the course during the training period.

3. What is the coolest thing I'll learn if I take this course?

You will learn to deal with clients in an effective way, in short period of time.

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