Basic Counselling Skills and Holistic Coaching (HSU-COU)

Basic Counselling Skills and Holistic Coaching
Holistic Health Practitioner Student

The mark of a good practitioner is their ability to support the client in setting and reaching goals for physical well-being; to discern when clients need a sympathetic ear, emotional support or help dealing with their ailments; and to offer a safe and comfortable environment for clients in which to allow for honest exploration of the emotional connections to ailments.

This 22-hour course covers:

  • The art of listening and empathy
  • Focusing as a tool to let the body talk
  • Setting appropriate professional boundaries and professional communication tools
  • When to refer a client for psychological/psychotherapeutic support – dealing with common psychological issues — sexual abuse, physical abuse, shame, anger, depression, etc.
  • Tools for setting realistic goals
  • Tapping into the power of intention
  • Follow-up and motivating your client

Instructors: Maria Gallé, Registered Psychotherapist, Coach and Reiki Master.  

Fee:  $262 if taken as part of Program, $455 + HST if taken as a single course


Part-time: Sat. Aug. 18, (9:00 am-5 pm), Sun. Aug. 19, 2018 (10am-5pm) & Sun. Aug. 26, 2018 (10 am-5 pm)

Full-time: Tuesdays, starting Tues. Jan. 29, Feb. 5 & Feb. 12, 2019 (9:30 am-5 pm)

To Register: For information or to register, please contact Maria Gallé at or 416.484.0454 ext.25 or Pat Rigby at or 416.484.0454 ext.30.

You can also register securely online through PayPal below.

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