ABOUT OUR SCHOOL
Counselling skills change lives…
Divorce, depressions, trauma, addiction and sexual problems are increasing worldwide and Africa is no exception. Unfortunately, we are not adequately equipped to handle these challenges that affect our social and mental health, compromising our abilities to experience a fulfilled life and sadly the training needed to acquire these skills are not readily available here in Nigeria.
ADI COUNSELING SCHOOL, a subsidiary of Attitude Development International (ADI) registered in 2015 is Nigeria’s leading Humanistic Integrative Counselling Training School with an international curriculum and various designed cognitive courses (with the African culture and context in view) to adequately equip our students-counsellors and others in the help-work while taking into account every student existing life experiences and skills.
Engaging with various range of human experiences and difficulties, our courses are useful to people in both formal and non-formal counselling contexts. Youth workers, Teachers, Group Leaders, Religious Leaders, Family life practitioners, Medical Practitioners, Human Resource Managers, NGO workers, Parents and ordinary people interested in improving their own lives and the lives of others.
Our courses run weekdays and weekends. We are committed to promote the highest professional standards in our teachings and counselling practices.
OUR FACULTY IS MADE UP OF:
- Professional counsellors
- Clinical psychologists
- Certified Life coaches
To be Africa’s choicest school of counselling
To educate, equip and serve counsellors/ help-workers in Africa
OUR PROGRAMS INCLUDE:
- 3-Month Certificate Course in Professional Counselling
- 1-Year Diploma Course in Professional Counselling
- 2-4days Foundation Course in Basic Counselling Skills
- 2-4 days Short Courses
Basic Skills in Counselling
Domestic Violence Counselling
Professional Christian Counselling
Unique Tools and Tool-Sets for Team Work
Children Counselling & Psychology
BASIC CERTIFICATE COURSES
Foundations of Counselling
Person of the Counsellor
Counselling Theories 1
Counselling Skills & Processes
Introduction to Psychology 1
Children & Teenage Counselling
Marriage & Family Counselling
Crisis & Trauma Counselling
Understanding Mental Health
Professional & Ethical Consideration
Christian Counselling 1
*Dynamics of Biblical Change
ADVANCED CERTIFICATE COURSES
Theories of counselling 2
Christian Counselling 2
Career/Work Place Counselling
Dynamics of Group therapy
Setting up a Practice
Introduction to Counselling Research & Advocacy
Introduction to Psychology 2
*Theology &Secular Psychology
Students can either start our classes by registering for the Foundation Class/ Basic Class before going further with any other course in ADI Counselling School to ensure you have a solid foundation in counselling.
*Dynamics of Biblical Counselling and *Theology &Secular Psychology are Christian Counselling and Educational Foundation (CCEF) courses, which are optional and is taken online and offline at Philadelphia USA simultaneously.
*The 1 year Diploma in Counselling is awarded to students who had completed our Basic and Advanced courses inclusive of project writing and internship, however students interested in higher degrees can apply to take Triune Biblical University (TBU) Masters and/or Doctorate in Christian Counselling online or offline.
TUITION, FEES & DISCOUNT
We are committed to providing the highest level of quality in training and also committed to providing this educational opportunity at a cost that is more than affordable. Current course tuition can be requested from school admin/ student service.
Discount are available for referrals, group participation and family members enrolling for a course the first family member had already taken with ADI.
Discount are always available for students also taking CCEF courses through ADI.
LINCENSURE, ACCREDITATION, APPROVAL AND PARTNERSHIP
ADI is registered as a counselling and educational service with Cooperate Affairs Commission, Nigeria and presently processing its approval and accreditation from the Federal Ministry of Education. Our ProfessionalCounselling Course Certificate is not a license but a verification of your training so you can present yourself as a professional.