Introduction to Micro Counseling

Programme Description

In this programme you will briefly consider the core communication skills of counselling. The fundamental skills that alone or together can help a client to access their deepest thoughts or clarify their future dreams.

The skills we will examine here are attending skills, basic questioning skills, confrontation, focusing,reflection of meaning and influencing skills.
Many will be familiar with the skills-development-matrix which illustrates the learning stages of skill development in four phases:

  1. Unconscious incompetence
  2. Conscious incompetence
  3. Conscious competence
  4. Unconscious competence

In this programme you will be able to:

  • Basic concepts in counseling, functions of the helper in various professional work settings.
  • Introduction to helping skills (a primary emphasis of this course)
    • Helping skills.
    • Counselor and consultant characteristics and behaviors that influence the helping process.
    • Importance of self-awareness (struggles, anxieties, and uncertainties of helpers.
  • Counseling techniques and approach.
  • Ethics and standards of the profession.

Module 1: Building the Foundation

  • Introduction to Counseling and Interviewing
  • Ethics and Professional Responsibilities
  • Understanding Your Clients – The Clinical Interview
  • Introduction to Issues of Diversity


  • Beginnings:  The initial Interview
  • Interviewing and Counseling Skills
  • The Nature of Counseling Relationship
  • The Ethics of Self-Disclosure

Module 3: Ending and Professional Issues

  • Ending
  • Varieties of Counseling Situations
  • Using Counseling Skills that Works
  • Growing a Counseling Professional

Each module focuses on clear objectives and skill demonstrations that can be easily linked to real life instances.

Well-balanced theoretical and practical methodology, which includes interactive discussions, case studies, interactive activities/exercises and assignments to understand the concepts and their applicability.

– 5-Day Training
– Module Notes
– Stationary
– Nationally Recognized and Internationally Accredited Certification
– Tea/Coffee Breaks
– Working Lunches

Participants must have attended the sessions at least 80% in order to receive a CERTIFICATE from Bangkok School of Management.

FEELocationCalendar (2020)Pre-Booking

USD 2150 / per person

( Exclusive of VAT )


Group Discount

- 2-4 pax: 2.5%    
- 5-7 pax: 5%
- 8-10 pax: 10%
- 11-13 pax: 15%
- 14-16 pax: 20%


Bangkok, Thailand

January 6 - 10
February 3 - 7
March 2 - 6
April 6 - 10
May 18 - 22
June 8 - 12
July 13 - 17
August 3 - 7
September  7 - 11
October 5 - 9
November 2 - 6
December 14 - 18

Reserve your seats now! No CREDIT CARD required.

BSM Certification is recognized nationally by Thailand Ministry of Education & Internationally accredited by Accreditation Service for International Schools, Colleges and Universities (ASIC, U.K.)

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