Credit Based Diploma

Diploma in Counseling & Psychotherarpy

Embark on a transformative journey of self-discovery and healing with our Diploma in Counseling & Psychotherapy. This comprehensive program offers a deep dive into the principles and practices of counseling and psychotherapy, equipping you with the knowledge and skills to support individuals facing emotional challenges and mental health issues. Explore various therapeutic modalities, from cognitive-behavioral to person-centered approaches, and gain practical experience through supervised clinical placements. Led by experienced practitioners and educators, this diploma program provides a blend of theoretical knowledge and hands-on training, empowering you to make a positive impact in the lives of others. Whether you’re looking to launch a career in counseling or enhance your existing skills, this diploma offers a solid foundation for personal and professional growth. Join us and embark on a journey of compassion, understanding, and transformation.



Start Date

28 July 2024


10 Months


Diploma Degree

Hurry! Limited Seats Per Cohort

Introduction To The Course

Overview of the Course


Live Classes Hours


Supervision Hours




Credits (As per NEP)


Total Hours

Key Highlights of Course

What benefits does this course provide?

  • Experience a dynamic and collaborative learning environment in our vibrant virtual classroom through live classes
  • Dive into a fully digital learning experience with convenient, on-the-go access to comprehensive online courses.
  • Earn academic recognition by accruing credits upon successful program completion.
  • Gain global confidence with our internationally accredited courses, validating the quality of your learning journey.
  • Immerse yourself in expertly crafted learning materials for a captivating and insightful educational experience.
  • Engage in interactive learning that goes beyond textbooks, bringing concepts to life through dynamic interactions.
  • Enhance problem-solving skills through engaging case studies, exploring real-world applications and practical scenarios.
  • Get dedicated support and guidance from expert trainers throughout your educational journey.
  • Personalized mentorship by the industry experts
  • Career guidance and assistance in understanding the field of study
  • Doubt solving and case discussions in live classes
  • Letter of recommendation on request
  • Be a part of the supervision community to get access to premium one on one interaction and case discussions
  • Become an Alumini to connect with the members of the field for better interaction and many more benefits 
  • Meet the professionals, juniors and suniors in the field online and stay connected. 
  • Offline community meet-ups is one another benefit you do not wanna miss out on
  • Bachelor Students:
    Open to students currently pursuing or those who have completed a Bachelor’s degree in psychology background.
  • Masters Students:
    Available for students currently pursuing or those who have completed a Master’s degree in psychology background.
  • Professionals:
    Welcoming professionals actively working in in psychology background.

Diploma Syllabus

What you get to learn ?

A curriculum curated by industry experts with quality education and experience in their respective fields.
By using case studies, role-plays, practical assignments along with audio and visual aids we provide the best in the world class experience.






Supervision Hours


Credits (As Per NEP)


Century Skills


Total Hours


Observation Sessions

Paper 1: Counseling- Theory
  • Introduction to Psychotherapy and Counseling
    Definitions, Objectives, Models of counseling, Schools of Psychotherapy, ethics of counseling, and therapy sessions., the difference between counseling and psychotherapy
  • Method of eliciting information in a counseling session
    Case history and MSE, interview, observation, psychological tests for basic screening: BAI, BDI, AUDIT, psychoeducation
  • Abnormal Psychology:
    Depression, Anxiety, Neurodevelopmental disorder, schizophrenia, bipolar disorders, obsessive and compulsive disorders, trauma and stress-related disorder, dissociative disorder, somatic symptom, and related disorders, feeding and eating disorder, sexual dysfunction, gender dysphoria, disruptive, impulse control and conduct disorder, substance-related and addictive disorder, personality disorder

Paper 2: Therapy In Non-Clinical Setup
  • Crisis Intervention:
    Definition of Crisis, phases of Crisis, Techniques, and Stages of crisis work,
  • Group Therapy:
    Theoretical models, types of groups, stages of group therapy, process issues including the role of the therapist, techniques, and applications of group therapy.
  • Family Counseling/Therapy
    Models for the assessment of families, common family problems, and their intervention, goals, and methods of family intervention, ethical issues in family counseling and therapy.
  • Solution-focused therapy
    What are solution-focused therapy, principles, and techniques? 
  • Narrative therapy
    What is narrative therapy, its principles, and technique? 
  • Therapy with children and special conditions
    school counseling, Parent and Family Counseling, Play therapy
Paper 3: Therapy In Clinical Setup
  • Behavior Modification and Therapy
    Introduction, Behavioral assessment, analysis and formulations, Relaxation techniques, social skills training, and operant procedures, systematic desensitization 

  • Cognitive Therapies:
    Introduction to Cognitive Model, basic principles and assumptions, techniques based on Cognitive restricting and therapies, REBT

  • Motivational enhancement therapy
    Motivational interviewing, MET, principles, phases, and session plan

  • Acceptance and commitment therapy
    Meaning, principles, and techniques

  • Compassion-focused therapy
    meaning, principles and techniques  

Paper 4: Practical
  • Internship

  • Minimum 7 cases, Making case history and MSE of all

  • Viva 

  • Present a case on any of the disorder studies

Course Instructors

From whom will you learn?



Details About the Course

Course Details

Details about the course schedule, including timing of live classes, session days, and other pertinent information.

10am to 12pm

Live Class Timing


Days For Live Classes


Mode Of Examination

Google Meet

Platform For Live Classes

Industry Based

Course Format


Study Material


Degree Certificate

Recording Access

For Live Classes

Diploma Course Fee

Secure Your Success

Register By Paying Admission Fee Only. Admission Fee Will Be Adjusted In Full Course Fee.

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Installment Table

Installment Amount
Admission Fee 4000
After 1 Month of Program Starts 4000
After 2nd Month of Program Starts 4000
After 3rd Month of Program Starts 4000
After 4th Month of Program Starts 3000
After 5th Month of Program Starts 3000
Total Fee 22000
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Installment Table

Installment Table

Installment Amount
Admission Fee 4000
After 1 Month of Program Starts 4000
After 2nd Month of Program Starts 4000
After 3rd Month of Program Starts 4000
After 4th Month of Program Starts 4000
After 5th Month of Program Starts 5000
Total Fee 25000

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Learning from course

What you get to learn ?

Details about the course schedule, including timing of live classes, session days, and other pertinent information.

Skills acquired by the candidate

Emerge as a proficient art therapist equipped with a diverse skill set. Develop a deep understanding of the theoretical foundations and history of art therapy, alongside practical expertise in art-based assessments and clinical approaches. Master various therapeutic modalities, including cognitive-behavioral, solution-focused, and expressive art therapy, tailored for diverse populations across the lifespan. Gain proficiency in facilitating group sessions, creating therapeutic games, and utilizing mindfulness techniques to foster healing and growth.

Post-Course Career Readiness

Step into your career with confidence and readiness to make a meaningful impact in the field of art therapy. Our comprehensive program prepares you for a range of professional opportunities, from clinical settings to community organizations. With hands-on training and theoretical knowledge, you'll be equipped to work with individuals of all ages, couples, families, and groups, addressing issues such as trauma, ADHD, depression, and addiction. Build rapport with clients, implement evidence-based techniques, and foster therapeutic growth and transformation.

Students will benefit from industry exposure

Immerse yourself in the dynamic field of art therapy with invaluable industry exposure. Engage in real-world clinical applications and collaborative projects, guided by experienced practitioners. Through internships, workshops, and guest lectures, gain insights into current trends and best practices in art therapy. Expand your professional network and gain practical experience in working with diverse populations and settings. Experience firsthand the transformative power of art therapy and prepare to embark on a fulfilling career journey in the field.

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About Diploma Course

Why go for our Diploma Courses

Cognizavest provides courses that seamlessly integrate practical exposure in alignment with the latest National Education Policy (NEP) curriculum. Our programs uniquely blend industry and academic components, offering a holistic and comprehensive learning experience. Moreover, upon successful completion, students will receive a diploma degree , significantly enhancing the value and global acceptance of their skills.

Frequently Asked Questions

  1. Are the classes conducted live?
    Absolutely! Our classes simulate the experience of a dynamic virtual classroom, fostering real-time interaction. And that’s not all – in addition to live sessions, we ensure convenience by recording each session for your reference.
  2. Will my degree have international recognition?
    Absolutely! Our degree hold global acclaim, serving as passports to showcase your expertise worldwide. Prepare to shine brightly as a recognized professional wherever your journey takes you.
  3. Can I enroll in the diploma course?
    Certainly! Our diploma courses cater to psychology students, with select programs open to all. Embrace the opportunity to explore the captivating realm of psychology, available to everyone.
  4. Can I request a Letter of Recommendation from your institution?
    Absolutely! If you require a Letter of Recommendation, simply reach out to us. We’re dedicated to assisting and bolstering your educational endeavors every step of the way!
  5. What are the basic criteria for completing the course?
    Certainly! To ensure the integrity of the course and certification, our team adheres to several criteria for qualification. The primary requirements include maintaining a minimum attendance of 60% and achieving a minimum of 40% marks for successful completion. Participants who meet these criteria will be awarded a completion degree.
  1. How much time do I have to dedicate to the course ?
    You will need to spend about 4-6 hours per week apart from the live classes to complete the course successfully and meet all the deadlines. Our courses have been structured in a way to provide a space for the learner to research and grasp the concepts being taught at a deep level.
  2. Can I do it from my own city ?
    Yes, you just need a good internet connection and a device to access the classroom and meeting links to attend the program.
  3. What skills are covered under this course ?
    According to the new education policy, we have updated our course to cater to all the 21st century skills that are required by students.
  4. What do you mean by Industry based course format ?
    Our industry based courses provide hand-on training experience to make sure you’re not just learning but also getting a practical exposure to understand how to put your learnings to use in real life cases and situations.
  5. What are supervision hours ?
    Supervision is an integral part of our industry based course programs which provides hands-on experience for our students. Under supervision, you will be trained under an Industry expert and the number of hours spent on the training will count towards your “Supervision Hours”.
  1. What are the payment details?
    To register for the diploma program, a non-refundable admission fee of 4000 is required. Following registration, you’ll have the option to choose between a monthly payment plan or full payment for the program. Admission fee will be adjusted in the full course fee.

  2. What payment methods do you accept?
    We accept various payment methods including UPI, credit and debit cards, EMI, Net Banking, Wallet payments, Simple payments, and PayLater.

  3. What is your refund and cancellation policy?
    We operate under a strict no-refund policy for all programs. However, applicants have the option to request a batch shift up to 7 days before the program’s commencement date. Please refer to our refund and cancellation policy for further details, effective from 01/01/2023. Additionally, registrations made during sales events are non-refundable and non-transferable.

  1. When will I receive information about my classes?
    Upon making the final payment and receiving confirmation via your registered email address, our company representative will reach out to you within 3 business days to guide you through the remaining admission process.

  2. What format will the classes take?
    Classes will be conducted via scheduled Live sessions online. You will also be added to a designated Google Workspace for communication purposes. All class materials, tasks, and recordings will be provided through your Google Classroom.

  3. How do I complete the diploma program?
    To successfully complete the course, you must maintain a minimum of 60% attendance and achieve a minimum score of 40% in both practicals and examinations conducted throughout the program.

  4. When will I receive my diploma?
    Upon successful completion of the examinations and result declaration, you can expect to receive your diploma within 1 month at your doorstep.

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