Bachelor of Counselling & Psychotherapy

IKON Institute of Australia

The Bachelor of Counselling & Psychotherapy is designed to provide graduates with a broad and coherent body of knowledge relating to the field of psychotherapy; with a specific emphasis on embedding a conceptual framework and model of psychotherapeutic practice for the ‘whole person’.

Course Fee:

Australian: $45,600
International: $56,000

Entry Requirements:

You must be at least 18 years of age at course commencement and you must meet one of the following requirements: Minimum ATAR 65 or equivalent; Completion of a Certificate IV, Diploma, Advanced Diploma or Associate Degree; Partial completion of a Bachelor’s degree and Complete a Counselling Applicant Screening Questionnaire. If you are aged 21 years or over: Application will be through completion of a course enrolment form.


24 Units plus 240-hour placement

Subjects you can Study:

Introduction to Integrative Psychotherapy; Models of Therapeutic Practice; Integrative Systems of Health and Wellbeing; Case Conceptualisation; Integrative Psychotherapy in Practice; Models of Therapeutic Practice; Integrative Psychotherapy in Practice; Ethics and Politics in Psychotherapy; Foundations of Professional Competency; Altered State Techniques in Psychotherapy; Introduction to Mental Health: Wellbeing and Distress; Treatment of Grief & Loss in Psychotherapy; Creative Art Modalities – Introduction to Dramatherapy; Psychotherapy with Different Client Populations – Psychotherapy with Young People; Social Ecology – Eco-psychotherapy; Transpersonal Theory and Practice – Dreams and Symbols in Psychotherapy; Understanding Systems in Psychotherapy; Life Span Development; Psychotherapy & the Body in the Treatment of Trauma; Narrative, Identity and Integrative Processes; Case Conceptualisation;

Accepts International Students:


Provider CRICOS: 03581E

Related Careers:

Campus ATAR/OP Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
Bowen Hills No info No
Victoria Park No info No
Hobart No info No
Mullumbimby No info No Full time 3 Years
Adelaide No info No
Melbourne No info No
The IKON Institute of Australia is a Registered Training Organisation specialising in the delivery of Art Therapy, Counselling, Youth Work/Community Services, Integrative Psychotherapy and Hypnotherapy nationally recognised qualifications. Delivering training in Adelaide, Melbourne, Brisbane, Perth, Hobart and Byron Bay, the IKON Institute aims to create a difference through experiential learning, and for its graduates to continually develop their potential.

Provider CRICOS: 03581E

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