Counselling - Why Us - University of Derby

Counselling at Derby

Counselling and Psychotherapy “The hard work that this course requires is extremely rewarding. I owe much of my success to the help and support of my tutor.” Deborah Morgan, MSc Integrative Counselling and Psychotherapy

Study BSc (Hons) Counselling and Psychotherapy Principles and Practices* at Derby

If you have a passion for helping others and want to start a career in counselling or other people-focused professions, then this course is for you. Our counselling and psychotherapy courses are highly regarded regionally, nationally and internationally.

You will:

  • Develop a broad knowledge of theories and their applications within contemporary counselling and psychotherapy
  • Develop an understanding of working within the health and social care sector, both within the UK and overseas
  • Take part in insight visits across a range of health and social care settings.

You can also study Counselling and Psychotherapy Principles and Practices (Joint Honours) as part of a Joint Honours degree.


*This is a new course starting in September 2016 (subject to approval).