- Students on placements are required to:
Provide a current enhanced DBS disclosure (we can help with this if needed)
Hold membership of a professional body i.e. BACP
Engage in individual supervision
Provide a reference from their current or most recent tutor
To be in year 2 of a BACP accredited course and working towards a recognised qualification or hold a recognised counselling qualification and be working towards accreditation
Have professional indemnity insurance
Be able to commit to the service for a minimum of 1 year
Have been in personal therapy for at least 1 year.
Attend group supervision once a month (Mondays 4 pm – 5.30 pm)
At the PGDC we are committed to supporting the advancement of counsellors who are in training by providing clinical placement opportunities on a long-term basis.
Student Counsellor Placements in Croydon
For counselling students interested in a placement with us, we offer the opportunity to work with a minimum of 3 clients per week in a professional and supportive environment.
We provide monthly group supervision and offer regular training and assessment opportunities.