Diploma in Supervision

Study to practice as a counselling supervisor

Starting October 2024 Dunamis Therapy Hub is offering a Diploma in Supervision.  The aim of the course is for trained and qualified counsellors to develop knowledge and competencies in line with the BACP training curriculum, in order to practice as counselling supervisors. This course will enhance the skill set of professional counsellors and psychotherapists. It requires self-motivation and some self-directed study.


Course Requirements

All course participants must have previous training at diploma level in counselling or psychotherapy. They must also have been in supervised practice (1.5hrs a month) for a minimum of two years post qualification as required by BACP.

All course participants must also have their own counselling
insurance and must be a member of a professional regulatory body.

All course participants are required to offer voluntary or low-cost supervision to an individual or group.

You are required to find your supervisee or
group yourself and the arrangement must be agreed by Dunamis to satisfy the requirements of the course.

Course Details

Course Presenters: Sally Valentine and Sara Bishop

This course is a mix of face to face and zoom participation, face to face participation is a requirement

Training is designed to run over 10 sessions comprising of 60hrs taught component. 90% attendance is required to pass.

Participants will: –
*Complete a reflective journal
*Be expected to self and peer assess
*Complete a 2,000-word essay
*Complete 40hrs logged counselling supervision practice (minimum)
*Complete 10hrs logged consultative supervision
*Record one 10-minute transcribed supervision practice

You can meet the assessment requirements to suit your personal timetable but you must be completed within six months of the end of the taught part of the course.

Course Dates

Face to Face Sessions

    • October 12th plus two hours of self-directed study
    • October 18th plus two hours of self-directed study
    • October 19th plus two hours of self-directed study
    • November 1st and 2nd plus two hours of self-directed study
Via Zoom
    • November 16th 9am – 12midday plus two hours of self-directed study
    • December 13th 9am – 3pm plus two hours of self-directed study

All other sessions run from 9.00am to 2.30pm

7 sessions in total


Course Costs

Fee:£2,000 including VAT
Comprising of: –
£800 non-refundable deposit on booking
£600 required prior to the start of block 2 
£600 prior to the start of block 3 

If you have any questions about this course please get in touch.