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Masters to become psychotherapist

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    So if I did a masters in counselling or psychotherapy . Will I be able to start being a counsellor straight away? I have a psychology degree. The whole process of getting a paid job in psychology is sooo long and I have no clue what im doing right now. I have few questions...

    I've seen some course for a diploma in specific counselling eg. Integrative and humanistic or cognitive for around £1500 - 2000.

    Job satisfaction
    Also if you are a counsellor do you find your job rewarding or does listening to people is problems bring you down?

    Time commitment
    I worry I would get frustrated if I couldn't help someone. I would like to do counselling part time in my spare time rather than full time.

    Is it worth it, after you've done a diploma or the master?

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    Start with a certificate in counselling. You can't get on the master's course without one. You could probably still get on one starting in September if you applied now.*
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    But after doing the masters how much can u earn and can u practice privately?

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