The postgraduate programs are bridging programs to the rigourous Practising License Programs offered by the International Association of Counselors and Therapists (IACT). They are suitable for graduates and mid-career switchers who may not have relevant background and are looking to acquire additional specialised skills in advancing their career in the field of educational therapy, arts therapy, reading therapy and children and adolescents counselling.

All the accredited postgraduate diploma programs by International Association of Therapists (IAoTh) are well-structured and comprehensive that provides trainees with a solid foundation in their chosen field of study. The programs which are approved by the Committee for Private Education of SkillsFuture Singapore are designed to equip students with the necessary skills and knowledge to succeed in today’s fast-paced job market. With a focus on practical learning and industry relevance, the programs prepare students for exciting careers.

The curriculum for the postgraduate diploma are aligned to meet the needs of the industry and the job market. Trainees will acquire skills such as applying critical thinking and problem-solving skills to complex issues in their chosen field; communicate effectively in written and spoken English, both academically and professionally; demonstrate specialized knowledge and skills in their chosen field, aligned with industry standards; analyze and evaluate data, information, and arguments to make informed decisions; develop and implement effective strategies for personal and professional growth; collaborate effectively in diverse teams and demonstrate leadership skills; employ ethical principles and professional responsibilities in their work; evaluate and refine their own performance, and that of others, to achieve high standards of quality and productivity.

Completing our postgraduate diploma programs successfully provides you with further credit/ module exemptions to the modules of the Practising License Programs of the IACT in becoming an educational therapist.

IACT is the largest and a highly prestigious professional body based in the USA that admits members who have fulfilled the rigorous requirements of the Practising License Programs to obtain practising membership as a counselor or a therapist. The membership with IACT is a mark of high standard and excellence. Practising members are not only knowledgeable and bound by high ethical standards, but are also highly respected as well. They are eligible to work in many countries such as North American, Asian and European countries etc.

A licensed therapist can look forward to a rewarding and fulfilling career in providing healthcare services to people with special needs.

The admission intakes for the programs are February, May, August, November.

USA IAoTh Postgraduate Diploma Programs (BLENDED)