Stress Consultant (Professional)

Level: Practitioner QLS level 3

By successfully completing this course, you will:

  • Gain skills and knowledge to become a Professional Stress Consultant – graduates of this course can also obtain professional liability insurance
  • Receive the Certificate of Achievement at QLS Level 3*
  • Become a Registered BSY Professional Stress Consultant Practitioner
  • Be awarded the professional ASC Diploma
  • Be eligible to become a member of AHCP (Association of Complementary Practitioners)

You can study this course from the comfort of your own home; in your own time and at your own pace; with helpful support and encouragement from our friendly tutors. There is also an optional 2 days of practical training available for this course.

Course overview

This course is designed for those with no prior training, and covers a vast spectrum of stress related problems and their treatments. It provides an analysis of the root cause of these problems in a structured format and explains the various treatments available and the techniques that can be applied. Students who wish to further their training in this field may progress to the Advanced Stress Consultants course.


  • Lesson One
    • Human Anatomy
      • The Skeleton
      • Joints
  • Lesson Two
    • Human Anatomy (Continued)
      • Skeletal Muscles
      • Glossary of Terms
  • Lesson Three
    • Systems of the Body/Psychology
      • Respiratory System
      • Digestive System
      • Circulatory System
      • Nervous System
      • The Mind
  • Lesson Four
    • Psychology (Continued)/Relaxation
      • Conditioning
      • The Power of Suggestion
      • Relaxation
      • Four Basic Positions
  • Lesson Five
    • Relaxation (Continued)
      • What is Relaxation?
      • Using the Mind
      • Respiration and Progression
      • The Supine Relaxation Position
  • Lesson Six
    • Stress and Anxiety/Methods and Techniques of Treatment
      • The Anxious Client
      • Mental Symptoms of Stress
      • Suggestions for Reducing Stress
      • Hypnosis
      • Induction
  • Lesson Seven
    • Methods and Techniques of Treatment (Continued)
      • Breath Control
      • Massage
      • Aromatherapy
      • Yoga
  • Lesson Eight
    • Further Methods and Techniques of Treatment / Starting your own Stress  Consultancy
      • Psychotherapy
      • Acupuncture
      • Reflexology
      • Meditation
      • Exercise
      • A Word about Allergies
      • Starting your own Stress Consultancy
      • Premises
      • Equipment
      • Obtaining Clients
      • The Course of Treatment
      • Confidentiality

Practical training

Optional 2 days of Practical Training are available for this course. Practical workshops can be held in various locations around the UK and are available for an additional fee of £75 per day. Your practical training is a valuable opportunity to learn directly from an experienced practical training tutor with specialist skills.

*Registration fee included.