Jansen Newman Institute

THINK Education Group is more than 180 years old, and is a group of colleges that provide industry-driven education and training to thousands of students all over Australia in over 60 specialist courses — from vocational certificates and diplomas to bachelor and masters degrees. At the core of all of our colleges is a shared commitment to teaching and learning excellence and industry engagement, equipping our students with the knowledge, skills and attitude to excel in their chosen careers.

Jansen Newman Institute (JNI) is one of the oldest private providers of community serviceapplied psychotherapy and counselling education in Australia. JNI is based in Pyrmont, Sydney and offers programs for diplomas, degrees and masters qualifications — all of which are founded on providing the skills and experience to help people change their lives.

Benefit from JNI's experience and expertise

JNI has more than 35 years of experience in delivering industry accredited counselling and psychotherapy courses. All lecturers are highly experienced and widely recognised in their fields, and many are published authors. You will benefit from their current, real-world experience.

Gain practical work experience

JNI focuses on experiential learning and incorporates hands-on experience into each course. With the opportunity to apply your new skills and knowledge in a clinical context, you will gain valuable practical expertise and the confidence to succeed in the real world.

Affordable education

Almost every Australian citizen is eligible for government assistance through the VET FEE-HELP/ FEE-HELP programs. This means you do not have to pay anything upfront, but can pay for your course once you reach the income threshold.

Flexible study options

You can study part time or full time and even combine online study with on-campus study to suit your lifestyle. Find out about our flexible study options here.

Outstanding support and resources

JNI offers a high level of support to assist you in reaching your full potential and set goals. Course advisers and mentors are on hand to provide you with personalised support throughout the full duration of your course.

Central Sydney location

JNI is based at 235 Pyrmont Street, close to Sydney's CBD and Darling Harbour. As part of the Think Health campus, it is situated in one of the fastest-growing and most culturally diverse communities in Sydney. Our Pyrmont campus also includes The Wellbeing Clinic — our integrated student clinic servicing the public. This unique clinic offers a range of client treatments, from counselling sessions and naturopathy consultations to massage and beauty services, and it is where our students gain a great deal of their practical experience.

Come along to one of our Career Discovery Days and attend information sessions; learn about courses and career options; meet inspirational students, staff and alumni; and see what it's like to be a student at JNI.

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