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Certificate course in Basic Skills in Counselling

Duration: 10 weeks (twice a year: July–September and October-December)

Eligibility: Any bachelor’s degree

About the course

This is a course for anyone who has a passion for understanding oneself, and is committed to helping others discover their potential. The programme is designed to be practical and stimulating with its core objective being to learn the correct application of counselling skills. It also enhances the faculty of anyone working or planning to work among students, groups, and teams.

The course will help learners develop effective listening skills and basic micro-skills in counseling. The learners will be exposed to various theoretical approaches in counselling and, in the process, develop their individual method of helping others. The course will also provide a platform for dialogue and reflection of personal values and beliefs.

Course delivery

This is an experiential programme where the learners experience and practise the appropriate skills and approaches of counselling.

This course is offered:-

Department of Psychology
Martin Luther Christian University,Dongktieh,
(landmark: Near Power Grid Corporation of India), Nongrah 793006

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Mission Statement

To contribute to the sustainable development of Meghalaya and Northeast India, by providing knowledge, skills and values that will enable our students to become global citizens while upholding gender, ethnic and religious equity for all, conserving its bio-cultural heritage, and  by recognizing its Christian legacy and commitment .

Student's Pledge

We the incoming/outgoing students of the Martin Luther Christian University vow to always uphold the principles of Honesty, Sustainability, Tolerance and Respect, Quality, Perseverance, Humility, Teamwork, Leadership, Accountability and Recognition as upheld to us in the University. This pledge we make freely, fully understanding that these values will make us good humans and role models.

Contact Details

Martin Luther Christian University
Dongktieh, Block -1,
Nongrah, Shillong 793006
Ph: 0364-2535437/6009602012

E-mail: ,,

Registrar: 9862035368
Deputy Registrar: 9862853164
Dean, Academics: 9615137874
Dean, Research: 8974599017