Zen Garden

Diploma Courses

With our diploma courses, we help increase the awareness of therapists to more professionally help their client's healing.

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On-campus courses are able to deliver via Zoom during the COVID 19 restrictions
White Sand and Stone

Unit One - Advanced Certificate in Meditation Teaching and Holistic Human Development

24 modules - 360 Hours

See modules for the Advanced Certificate in Meditation Teaching and Holistic Human Development training course

Unit Two - Postgraduate courses of the student choice from the list below

4 modules - 80 Hours

Unit Three - Postgraduate courses of the student choice from the list below

4 modules - 80 Hours

Diploma of Meditation Therapy

(min 520 Hours) 32 modules
Course duration: 15 months part-time
Part-time 10 hours study per week x 64 weeks. Study break allowance (included in course durations) = 12 weeks
Full time 20 hours study per week x 32 weeks. Study break allowance (included in course durations) = 6 weeks
IICT Recognised certification: (1) Meditation (2) Holistic counselling skills for meditation teachers (3) Meditation therapist

Course Fee

Early Bird Fee

$2998 (Save $598)

*When paid in full 

Total fee paid on Enrolment 

$3298 include $298 Enrolment fee 

(Save $298)

*When paid in full

Payment Plans

Deposit paid on enrolment- $298

Plus

Part-time 60x weekly installment of $55

(instalment to be paid prior to each intensive attendance)

Full-time 30x weekly installment of $110

(instalment to be paid prior to each intensive attendance)

Our campus policy is to learn with small groups to be more focused and intense, so each course has limited positions only

Please note that even if the course fee is paying in full, must pay the enrolment fee. Enrolment fees, course fees and part course fees paid are non-refundable. Please see enrolment form for further terms and conditions. We also suggest that our students read our website terms and conditions.

Ask our special quote if you have an Advance Certificate here

 
Buddha Statue

Diploma of Holistic Empowerment Coaching

(min 600 hours) 36 modules
Course duration: 19 months part-time
Part-time 10 hours study per week x 72 weeks. Study break allowance (included in course durations) = 12 weeks
Full time 20 hours study per week x 36 weeks. Study break allowance (included in course durations) = 6 weeks
IICT Recognised certification: (1) Meditation (2) Holistic counselling skills for meditation teachers (3) Meditation therapist (4) Holistic Empowerment Coaching

Course Fee

Early Bird Fee

$2998 (Save $598)

*When paid in full 

Full fee paid on Enrolment 

$3298 include $298 Enrolment fee 

(Save $298)

*When paid in full

Payment Plans

Deposit paid on enrolment- $298

Plus

Part time 60x weekly installment of $55

(installment to be paid prior to each intensive attendance)

Full time 30x weekly installment of $110

(installment to be paid prior to each intensive attendance)

Our campus policy is to learn with small groups to be more focused and intense so each course have limited positions only

Please note that course fees being paid in full must be paid on enrolment. Enrolment fees, course fees and part course fees paid are non-refundable. Please see enrolment form for further terms and conditions. We also suggest that our students read our website terms and conditions.

Ask our special quote if you have an Advance Certificate here

White Sand and Stone

Unit One - Advanced Certificate in Meditation Teaching and Holistic Human Development

24 modules - 360 Hours

See modules for the Advanced Certificate in Meditation Teaching and Holistic Human Development training course

Unit Two - Postgraduate Certificate in Holistic Telephone Counselling

4 modules - 80 Hours

Introduction to telephone counselling
• Using Zoom and other online platforms for
counselling
• Outline of the counselling call
• The seven core principles of telephone counselling
• Feelings are key
• Active listening
• Minimal encourages
• Reflection of content
• Exploration of feelings
• Open and closed questions
• Guidelines for summarising

  • Basic telephone counselling communication guidelines

  • Barriers to effective communication

  • Listening skills

  • Self-care

  • Warnings and contras - When not to use telephone counselling

  • Domestic violence and suicidal clients

  • Role play exercises  
    Required reading:   The telephone counsellor’s role play handbook by Kerry Doolan    Telephone Counselling - A Handbook for Practitioners by Maxine Rosenfield

Unit Three - Postgraduate Certificate in Holistic Grief and Loss Counselling

4 modules - 80 Hours

  • Introduction grief and loss counselling

  • What is grief?

  • Healing the wounds of grief

  • Grief takes time

  • The journey through grief

  • The grief processes

  • The role of the holistic grief counsellor

  • The pitfalls to avoid

  • Influencing factors on grieving

  • Resources and referrals

  • Complicated grief

  • Depressive grief and clinical depression

  • Dealing with Acute Emergency Situations (AES)

  • The grief counsellor’s role in AES

  • Guidelines for grief counselling

  • Counselling the dying

  • Taking care of yourself

Debriefing

Unit Four - Postgraduate Certificate in Holistic Trauma and Abuse Counselling 

4 modules - 80 Hours

  • Introduction to trauma and abuse counselling

  • Trauma

  • How healing happens

  • Foundational Relationship Attachment Concepts

  • Abuse

  • Treatments and Solutions

  • The Role of Love in Healing from trauma and/or Abuse

  • Earned Secure Adult Attachment

 

Required Reading:

Earned Secure Adult Attachment by Kerry Doolan