1 Month Certificate Course in Barefoot Counselling (August/October/December)

CCS Academy, a Unit of Chennai Counseling Services offers 1 Month Certificate Course in Barefoot Counselling for those who want to learn the basics of counselling.

Chennai Counseling Services is a registered organization under Small Scales Industries Act of Central Government. It has been offering counseling services since 2010 and training programmes since 2016. More than 250 professionals and students have benefited from its workshops and internships.

Facilitator : Karthik Lakshmanan M.Sc. (Coun. Psy.), M.Phil. (Psy. Onc.), SET (Psy.)
Visiting Counsellor, IIT – Madras/Former Assistant Professor of Counselling Psychology, Madras School of Social Work

Timing : Monday to Thursday 10 am to 1 pm

Total Seats : 12

Eligibility : Any Degree

Venue :
Chennai Counseling Services,
I Floor, New No. 65A, Vanniar St.,
Slightly Opp. to TMB ATM, Choolaimedu,
Chennai – 94. Click here for google map .

You can reach easily via Arcot Road of Kodambakkam.

Fee : : Rs. 6000/- (includes Printed Materials and Certificate)

Forthcoming batch will start from August 15, 2018 (Wednesday). Currently 12 seats are available.  

At the end of the course, students would be evaluated through Viva voce examination. For more details, please call/whatsapp +91 9840924035 or fill the contact us form.

CCS Academy – Chennai Counselling Services is an independent body which is registered under Small Scales Industries Act, Govt. of India. As per the laws of India, any registered organization can provide Diploma and Certificate Courses in Skill Development and no affiliation with universities is required. We, at CCS believe that imparting skills is more important than getting affiliation from a university. We are sure your skills in Counselling would improve by enrolling in the courses.


  1. Basics in Psychology
  2. Skills and Qualities of an effective counselor
  3. Difference between Counseling and Psychotherapy
  4. Stages of Counseling
  5. Ethics of Counseling Practice
  6. How to choose a therapy/approach for a client?
  7. Rogers’ Person Centered Therapy
  8. Application of Abraham Maslow’s Needs theory in Counselling
  9. Gestalt Therapy
  10. Cognitive  Therapy
  1. Rational Emotive Cognitive Behaviour Therapy
  2. Transactional Analysis
  3. Reality Therapy
  4. Solution Focused Brief Therapy
  5. Life Skills Approach
  6. Behaviour Therapy
  7. School and College Counselling
  8. Corporate Counselling
  9. Marital Counselling
  10. Career Guidance and Counselling

Methods of Training : Discussions, Watching Counselling Videos, Movies with Psychological Themes, Observation Live Counselling Sessions and Lectures