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Why study a Counselling course?
If you are passionate about helping people, our on-campus and online counselling courses will help you embark on a career that lets you positively influence the lives of others. Whether you are seeking to start a fulfilling new career or aiming to enrich your existing expertise, our courses offer the flexibility and depth to meet your needs.
Learn from industry-connected experts
Our academics are the best in the business. With their expertise and guidance, you can find a placement in the field you love.
Tap into our knowledge
Our heritage with the Jansen Newman Institute ensures you are learning from more than 40 years of experience based on an integrative approach to psychotherapy.
A more collaborative experience
Our smaller class sizes provide a more immersive and effective learning environment. Collaborate with peers and spend more time with academics in your field.
Strong job opportunities
Our counselling courses and degrees prepare you for a career in the fast-growing mental health space.
Explore Counselling Courses at Torrens University Australia
Torrens University Australia courses are industry-driven and delivered by Health experts. All higher education courses include real-life industry experience, building critical, practical skills to help you graduate ready to work.
CHC51015 Diploma of Counselling VETGain the skills and knowledge needed to assist clients with their wellbeing when you complete a CHC51015 Diploma of Counselling VET online. Build your career and work in a variety of settings to help support others.Diploma of Counselling and Communication SkillsDevelop a sound understanding of techniques used in therapy, combining a foundation of theory with practical experience.Bachelor of CounsellingThis degree will give you the qualification, skills and understanding you need to work effectively as a counsellor.
Why study with us?
As the country’s fastest-growing university, Torrens University Australia brings a fresh approach to higher education. With employability at the centre of everything we do, we offer industry-relevant Counselling courses in Sydney, Melbourne and Adelaide taught by leading counselling experts. Our flexible online and on-campus study options, personalised approach and industry placements will help you find a career you love.
Your teachers and academics
Active on the forefront of their field, our industry-connected educational facilitators are here to help you achieve your career goal.
Associate Professor Stephen McKenzie
Head of Psychology and Counselling
Stephen is a leading international expert in tertiary education, particularly in online education, and whole student success-based education.
Associate Dean of Health and Education
After completing her PhD in Neuroscience at La Trobe University, Pam conducted post-doctoral research at the Medical College of Wisconsin, USA, studying circadian rhythms.
Choose a campus to suit your lifestyle
We offer first-class campus facilities and student clinics in a central locations across Australia.
Surry Hills, Central Sydney campusHealth, Business and Hospitality
17-37 Foveaux Street
Surry Hills, NSW 2010Flinders Street campus
Design and Creative Technology, Health, Business, Hospitality, English Language Centre
196 Flinders Street
Melbourne, VIC 3000Wakefield Street campus
Business, Design and Creative Technology, Health, Hospitality, English Language Centre
88 Wakefield Street
Adelaide, SA 5000