A career in counselling is a rewarding experience, where your therapeutic skills and knowledge can assist people to make life-enhancing emotional, mental and lifestyle changes. At USQ we will prepare you for the growing need for counsellors in our society, so you have the right skills to assist people to better their lives.
- Are you a registered Counsellor, Psychologist or Social Worker? The Master of Counselling (Advanced Practice) is the perfect way to upskill in your profession.
- Do you have an undergraduate degree and are interested in gaining a counselling qualification? The Master of Counselling (Foundations of Practice) will provide you with the skills required for counselling.
- Dependent on courses completed you may be eligible for membership with the Australian Counselling Association and the Australian Register of Counsellors and Psychotherapists.
- Our Master of Counselling is designed to meet Psychotherapy and Counselling Federation of Australia requirements.
Training in counselling enhances employability across the community services sector, and integrates well into other disciplines. At USQ, counselling can be taken as a major within psychology, human services, and science degrees, or studied within a dedicated counselling postgraduate qualification.