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Connect Counselling Service run a number of CPD Training Day’s –  for qualified counsellors and counsellors-in-training, on a variety of subjects.  Details below.


Use the ‘booking form’ option from menu above, to book places  (where single day courses apply)

Courses in 2018

Introduction to Working with Couples

Two weekends (four days)  A repeat of the very successful 4 day course that Connect ran in 2013:

DATES:  Saturday & Sunday  6th –  7th  October ,  then Saturday & Sunday 3rd – 4th  November. 

   Start and end times to be confirmed but likely to be about 9:30 to 5pm .        Qualified Counsellors only   


You must attend all four days to get your certificate.  There is a £50 deposit to secure a place.  The full course costs £450 per person


Venue : To be held at Connect’s premises in Camberley

Note this course has different pricing, and deposit arrangements to our other courses.

Booking process: Contact Wendy direct, 01276 24210 or email [email protected]  – link is hidden in blue just below > 

[email protected]


There is a maximum of 12 delegates allowed for this course, with only a few remaining at the moment.


Working with a suicidal client

November 17th    10am to 4pm


If a client says “I am thinking of ending it all” , “Life isn’t worth living any more” , or “It’s all hopeless”   –  and this strikes fear into your heart, then this is the experiential workshop for you! 


Led by Felicity Williams , who is a highly experienced counsellor , supervisor and trainer for RASAC in Guildford


Standard price   £50.  (concessions for current counsellors working at Connect)

Venue :   St Martin’s Church, 231 Upper College Ride, Old Dean, Camberley GU15 4HE  

Limited parking on site, but parking just beyond, on nearby side roads (eg Ballard Road)

We will notify of further workshops  shortly   


      Further details below….


Further Info


Note: Places are limited and will be allocated on a first come first served basis.

To book: Please use our booking form (link in menu above) for the next available course. Email Wendy in Connect office for any queries with making a booking.

Charges – The regular (Single Day) Training Course costs £50 per person, and a concession rate applies for existing Connect Counsellors (£ tbc).

Cheques payable to: Connect  Counselling Service. Return completed form to: Wendy Coope, Counselling Team Manager Connect Counselling Service, 8 Portesbery Road, Camberley, Surrey, GU15 3TA.

Please note that once you have registered your interest in a course , a confirmation email may be sent (and map, if requested). Please provide your email address to the office, so we can keep you informed about the provisional and final dates and – if you confirm – add you to attendants list; then nearer to the training date, any handout material from the workshop will usually be emailed to you. Other than these, there will be NO further information sent out before the day. Please keep your booking information sheet, to act as a reminder of the training days you have booked and please put the date in your diary! Places are limited and will be allocated on a first come first served basis – pre booking is essential. Due to the numbers of delegates expected, refunds will not be possible unless Connect has to cancel the event. Receipts and certificates of attendance will be provided. Tea and coffee will be provided. Please bring your own lunch, unless otherwise indicated,  as there may be no shops nearby.   Each Training Day usually starts promptly at 10am and run until 4pm.  If this varies for particular course, you will be informed.

More exciting and informative training days are in the planning stage – Watch this space for further workshops in 2018.

Please note, the map below, shows the location of Connect Counselling, and not necessarily the course venue