The aim of this CPD course was to support counsellors and psychotherapists to work online during the coronavirus. Now that you have completed the course you will:
- understand the range of technology-based counselling types
- be aware of key technological, legal, ethical and clinical considerations for safe and effective online counselling
- have sound knowledge and critical understanding of key concepts relevant to online counselling
- have reflected on the meaning of your own opinions, experiences and use of digital communication technologies in terms of online counselling practice.
Here’s a final comment from Fiona Ballantine-Dykes, Deputy CEO of BACP:
The document that Fiona refers to is the WHO’son mental health in the coronavirus pandemic.