Key Benefits

  • Generating self- awareness/Better knowledge of oneself.
  • Better understanding of the other.
  • Build the basic counselling skills of empathy, non-judgement acceptance and genuine positive regard of the other.
  • Identification and management of disorders.

Overview of Content

  • Understand counselling and psychotherapy
  • Hands-on training in counselling
  • Explore the concept and continuum of normalcy
  • Understand the various schools of thought in psychology
  • Understand the theories of personality and development
  • Understand the different bio-psycho-social issues.
  • Treatment and management of different bio-psycho-social issues

Course Highlights

  • Interactive sessions, Group discussions and Role Plays
  • Mock Sessions
  • Supervision and peer supervision
  • Activities to explore and understand the concepts better
  • Extensive course material
  • Recognised by University of Calcutta.

Who is this course for?

The workshop is open to anyone who is a graduate in any field and wants to understand the tenets of counselling. It is open for someone who wants to explore himself/herself.

Course Information

Course Duration – 1 Year, twice a week
Limited Seats

Regular Batch

  • Started in January, 2021. 
  • Registration Fees- Rs 10,000/-
  • Tution Fees- Rs 5,000/- per month
  • Weekeday and Weekend batches are available
  • Classes will be conducted online through ZOOM

Options for Registration

  • Pay cash/cheque (to CARING MINDS A UNIT OF PATTON FOUNDATION) at Caring Minds, 54A Sarat Bose Road, Kolkata-25. Contact no- +91 9836403766, 033-24751230
  • Online transfer (followed up by sms to inform) to Caring Minds, HDFC Bank, Current Account No. 50200050324370 (31, Chowringhee Road, Park Street, Kolkata- 700016) IFSC Code HDFC0000693 and email details to