Have you ever wondered what Counselling does?

Counselling helps by giving people the time and opportunity to hear them out without judgement. It is the art of using talk therapy to guide them towards understanding their issues better and promoting positive change.

This skill is beneficial in our fast-paced society, where many people feel overwhelmed by their circumstances. You can make a difference in their life by enhancing your ability to listen and respond appropriately using basic counselling techniques, bringing them the comfort and relief they need.

You can also utilise these techniques in everyday situations, as an effective conversation is a sign of respect and a skill that will lead to deeper and better relationships.

Come learn how to improve your communication abilities and understand how you can help people around you.



In this workshop, you will be learning:

  • What is Counselling?
  • The mental health professions in Singapore
  • The theories of Counselling
  • Hands-on practice

This course is suitable for anyone without a Counselling background. Undergraduate Psychology students interested in the field of Counselling are welcome to apply.



  • Proficient in English
  • Willing to participate in group sessions



Upon successful completion of the workshop, each participant would receive:

  • Certificate of Participation in Basic Counselling Skills


DISCLAIMER: This is an introductory counselling workshop. Attending this course WILL NOT qualify you to work as an Counsellor. 

You may wish to sign up for our upcoming run of the Graduate Certificate in Psychotherapeutic Approaches (CBT Specialization) if you wish to be an accredited Psychotherapist.



Dates: (choose one)

  • 26 March 2023 (Sunday)
  • 9 July 2023 (Sunday)
  • 19 November 2023 (Sunday)

Time: 9am to 1pm
Venue: Workshop Room, The Lion Mind Counselling Centre
Facilitator: Mr James Chong
Fees: SGD 59 nett



  1. Does this workshop qualifies me to be a counsellor?

This course is an introductory counselling workshop. Attending this course does not qualify you to work as a counsellor.


  1. Will I get a certificate after attending this workshop?

Yes. You will receive a certificate of participation upon successful completion of the workshop.





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