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Accredited Courses

PACFA accredits training programs in counselling and psychotherapy to ensure a high standard of training in accordance with the PACFA Training Standards. Accredited courses have been assessed as meeting the requirements for a comprehensive training that prepares students to practice professionally as a counsellor or psychotherapist.

Currently the following courses have been accredited with PACFA:

Course provider Accreditation expiry date
Australian Association of Buddhist Counsellors and Psychotherapists
– Professional Training in Buddhism and Psychotherapy
28/03/2019
Australian College of Applied Psychology
– Master of Counselling and Psychotherapy
– Bachelor of Counselling
– Bachelor of Counselling (Coaching)
– Graduate Diploma of Counselling
– Bachelor of Psychological Science and Counselling

17/12/2020
17/12/2020
17/12/2020
17/12/2020
27/11/2024
Australian Institute of Family Counselling
– Institute Approved Articulation Course in Counselling and Psychotherapy
(Graduate Diploma in Counselling and Integrated Psychotherapy – Spiritual)

14/12/2020
Australia New Zealand Process Oriented Psychology
– Professional Training Program in Process Oriented Counselling and Facilitation
13/03/2021
Cairnmillar Institute
– Master of Counselling and Psychotherapy

23/12/2023
Charles Sturt University
– Master of Pastoral Counselling (Clinical)

21/04/2023
Christian Heritage College
– Master of Counselling
– Bachelor of Counselling

19/12/2018
19/12/2018
Edith Cowan University
– Master Counselling and Psychotherapy (Joondalup)

30/06/2023
Excelsia College
– Master of Counselling

12/11/2022
Gestalt Therapy Australia
– Advanced Clinical Training in Relational Gestalt Psychotherapy 

19/05/2019
Gestalt Therapy Brisbane
– Master of Gestalt Therapy

17/02/2021
Gestalt Therapy Sydney
– Master of Gestalt Therapy
17/02/2019
Griffith University Gold Coast
– Bachelor of Counselling
23/10/2024
Think: Colleges Pty. Ltd trading as Jansen Newman Institute
– Master of Counselling and Applied Psychotherapy
– Bachelor of Applied Social Science (Counselling)

01/12/2019
01/12/2019
Metavision Institute
– Professional Training Holistic Counselling and Psychotherapy – Post Graduate
– Professional Training Holistic Counselling and Psychotherapy – Under Graduate

14/07/2021
14/07/2021
Monash University
 Master of Counselling -On-campus & Off-campus (Clayton)
– Master of Counselling (Off shore mode – Kaplan Institute- Singapore and Hong Kong)
– Master of Professional Counselling  (Malaysia)

31/12/2021
31/12/2021
31/12/2023
Morling College
 Master of Counselling
16/11/2022
Murdoch University
– Master of Counselling

29/11/2020
Pathways Psychology Institute
– Professional Training in Process Psychotherapy
30/12/2019
Tabor College Adelaide 
– Masters of Counselling Practice 
01/05/2022
The International Dance Therapy Institute of Australia
– Advanced Clinical Training in Dance and Movement Therapy
30/12/2018
The Relational Institute Australia
– Advanced Clinical Training of Contemporary Gestalt Therapy
16/09/2021
University of Adelaide
– Master of Counselling and Psychotherapy (Clinical Practice Pathway)

31/03/2019
University of Canberra
– Graduate Diploma in Counselling
18/01/2021
University of Divinity (Stirling College) Mulgrave campus
– 
Master of Counselling
09/10/2022
University of Notre Dame Australia
– Master of Counselling (Fremantle & Sydney)
– Bachelor of Counselling (Fremantle)

30/06/2023
30/06/2023
Uniting Institute of Education
– Graduate Diploma of Relationship Counselling
1/01/2023
Western Sydney University 
– Graduate Diploma in Counselling

31/03/2019
University of Queensland 
– Master of Counselling

18/03/2025
University of Southern Queensland
– Bachelor of Human Services (Counselling)
– Master of Counselling

22/02/2019
19/04/2022
University of Sunshine Coast
– Master of Counselling
– Bachelor of Counselling

06/11/2024
06/11/2024