Counselling, Health and Human Service Professions

Please note courses in this program are available until December 31, 2017

Take the time to stay current, connect with others and hone your skills in a practice-oriented and experiential learning environment. 

Our innovative offerings for counsellors, health and helping professionals deepen your professional knowledge, improve your workplace satisfaction and stimulate dialogue among your peers, providing unique opportunities for sharing information and strengthening professional networks.

We also offer customized curriculum to support change, build stronger teams, and enhance collaboration in health care settings. Flexible options are available for in-house delivery. Learn more about our customized programming.

Courses offered at the UBC Point Grey campus and UBC Robson Square in downtown Vancouver.

Courses and Programs



Aboriginal Health and Community Administration

UBC Certificate Program
The award-winning, part-time UBC Certificate in Aboriginal Health and Community Administration Program (AHCAP) helps Indigenous communities increase their capacity to deliver services, coordinate programs and promote the health of their people. LEARN MORE

Advanced Counselling and Health Communication Skills

UBC Award of Achievement Program
Suitable for health and helping professionals currently working with clients, the UBC Award of Achievement in Advanced Counselling and Health Communications Skills, enables you to build on existing counselling and communication skills, gain confidence in new approaches, network with others, and fulfill continuing education requirements. LEARN MORE

Motivational Interviewing

UBC Award of Achievement Program
The UBC Award of Achievement in Motivational Interviewing offers you comprehensive MI training with the benefit of interprofessional exchange, individual feedback, and opportunities to tailor your learning to your practice environment. LEARN MORE