Careers & Outcomes

Rhodes Wellness College Graduates’ Successful Careers

Considering Employing a Counsellor or Coach?

If so, the following list includes some of the valuable skills and services a professionally trained counsellor, wellness counsellor, addictions counsellor or life coach can contribute to your organization.

Professional Counsellor Diploma Graduates Provide:

  • Setting up and operating a professional practice
  • Professional ethics
  • Counselling in the areas of family, couples, youth, sexual abuse and trauma, addictions, and employment
  • Holistic counselling in the physical, mental, emotional and spiritual domains
  • Advanced Counselling Skills
  • Lifestyle Management
  • Advanced Facilitation Skills
  • Life Coaching Certification
  • Human Development
  • Designing, marketing and presenting your own program
  • Business Development
  • Mental Health Counselling
  • Grief and Loss Counselling
  • Business Development
  • Plus, all of the skills and services below!

Wellness Counsellor Diploma Graduates Provide:

  • Wellness and life assessments
  • Conducting a clinical assessment
  • Emotional Intelligence
  • Body Image and Awareness counselling
  • Meditation and Yoga
  • Family of Origin Healing
  • Somatic Therapy
  • Energy work
  • Consciousness Raising
  • Nutrition and Body Types
  • Universal Spiritualities
  • Self-Care programs, plans and strategies
  • Cognitive Behavioural Therapy
  • Schema Therapy
  • Mind Body Connection
  • Dialectical Behavioural Therapy
  • Narrative Therapy
  • Relationships and Sexuality

Addictions Counsellors Provide:

  • Assessment of client strengths and problem areas
  • Assessment of severity of dependence
  • Development of treatment plans
  • Conduct therapy groups
  • Counselling of client and family members
  • Case management from assessment to after care
  • Public education, prevention and health promotion
  • Motivational Interviewing
  • Stages of Change
  • Advanced counselling
  • Lifestyle management
  • Program planning

Life Coach Diploma Graduates Provide:

  • Human Relations Training
  • Problem solving and goal setting
  • Effective Communication
  • Listening and attending
  • Instruction in five phase experiential learning model
  • Identifying and expressing feelings
  • Relationship building
  • Researching, developing and delivering a life skills lesson to community groups
  • Self-determined behaviour
  • Cultural awareness
  • Giving and receiving feedback
  • Identifying assumptions
  • Setting up a coaching session
  • 11 Core Life Coaching Competencies as designated by the International Coach Federation
  • Self-Management
  • Counselling training in Basic Counselling, family and couples, youth, employment, addictions, sexual abuse and trauma