The varied skill set across Dost’s staff and volunteers helps us to ensure we can provide the best support possible for each young person we work with.

Between us, we currently have education and training in:

Therapeutic approaches

Tree of Life

12 week course: ‘Understanding the Emotional Needs of Care Leavers‘ (Tavistock Centre)
Motivational Interviewing
Narrative Therapy (Levels 1 & 2)
PG Diploma in CYP IAPT Therapy (Cognitive Behaviour Therapy)
Solution-Focused Therapy
Systemic Counselling
Tree of Life approach


Casework qualifications

BA in Social Work
Doctorate in Clinical Psychology
Immigration Law OISC Level 1-2
Law LLB (Hons)
Masters in Mediation

Youth work and Education

Creative Training for Youth Workers
Diploma in Youth and Community Work
Drugs Awareness
Playwork Basics Plus
School of Social Entrepreneurs – Fellow of the SSE
Sexual Health
Teaching English as a Foreign Language (TEFL)/CELTA English Teaching qualification
Youth Work, Informal Education and Community Learning – Level 3