Australian School Of Holistic Counselling (ASHC) offers online and on-campus (Gosford, NSW) high-quality education for 1: people looking to become well-rounded and knowledgable coaches, therapists, and holistic counsellors and 2: current practitioners and therapists looking to expand their knowledge base and expertise. 

Our mission is to give you the BEST training possible and equip you to become an expert in your chosen holistic profession. Our accredited training gives you many career options, such as working as a Holistic Counsellor, Coach, Meditation & Mindfulness Facilitator or Expressive Arts Practitioner.
After graduation, you can open up a more general holistic practice or work with a specific niche market of your choice.

At the Australian School Of Holistic Counselling, we believe we do our best work when we feel happy, purposeful and fulfilled. We encourage all our students to develop a holistic practice and niche they feel drawn to and passionate about. During your studies with us, we will assist you, if you wish, in making your vision a reality and help you to create the career and lifestyle you want for yourself every step of the way.

ASHC is an Internationally & Industry Approved training institution. Our course contents are evidence-based, built on scientific research and non-sectarian, giving our students a grounded, non-sectarian and extremely professional knowledge base.

Servicing internationally ONLINE and greater Sydney, Newcastle, Gosford, and the Central Coast on-campus conveniently located in Gosford NSW. Only 10 minutes walk from the train station and right in between Sydney & Newcastle, it’s the perfect place to study!

Apply today and take the first step towards a brighter future!

The ASHC is a member of the following associations:

✔️Association For Coaching (AC)
✔️ International Practitioners of Holistic Medicine (IPHM)
✔️ Accredited Counsellors, Coaches, Psychotherapists and Hypnotherapists (ACCPH)

✔️ The International Association of Therapists (IAOTH)


Madelaine Vallin – ASHC Founder, Head Teacher & Student Mentor

Madelaine is the CEO of the Australian School of Holistic Counselling. When she is not busy writing new course material and supporting students, Madelaine mentors a small number of Wildly Gifted Creative Geniuses looking to increase their impact and income without sacrificing their mental health.

With over a decade of education in Human Psychology, the Science of Creativity & Mind-Body Medicine, she holds a vast & deep understanding in the area of self-development and personal growth.


Masters of Holistic Counselling

Advanced Diploma of Meditation Therapy & Holistic Counselling

Diploma of Clinical Hypnotherapy

Positive Psychology Practitioner

⚈ Expressive Arts Practitioner

PSYCH-KⓇ FacilitatorAdvanced

✔️Australian Society of Clinical Hypnotherapists (ASCH)
✔️Association For Coaching (AC)
✔️ International Practitioners of Holistic Medicine (IPHM)
✔️ Accredited Counsellors, Coaches, Psychotherapists and Hypnotherapists (ACCPH)

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