Stress Counseling in the Workplace

UK Accredited Courses

Stress Counseling in the Workplace

Syllabus overview

“High stress levels experienced from the boardroom to the shop floor frequently result in a decline in work performance, productivity and contribute to individual and family crises.”

Companies can only benefit from retaining the services of a trained counselor who is competent in establishing Employee Assistance Programs, experienced in formulating policies and a range of brief interventions to assist these individuals.

This course is designed to equip the student with the knowledge and skills necessary to undertake such a task.

Course Duration

7 GLH, 1-Day


1. EAPs – an introduction
2. Exploring the need
3. Establishing a program
4. Counselor, company, client relationships – benefits to employer & employee
5. Facilitating training programs
6. Substance abuse in the work place