We use cookies on this website to ensure you have the best possible shopping experience. By continuing to browse the site we'll assume you're happy to receive cookies. For more information, please click here. This message will close in 20 seconds Accept

Pain free event ticketing. Learn More    

Counselling Skills for the Accidental Counsellor – Tamworth

Counselling Skills for the Accidental Counsellor – Tamworth


Powerhouse Hotel Tamworth, 248 Armidale Rd, East Tamworth, NSW 2340, Australia


Friday 4 December 2020 at 9:00am - 4:30pm

About Counselling Skills for the Accidental Counsellor – Tamworth

PLEASE NOTE: Due to COVID-19, this event has been postponed from Friday 4th September to Friday 4th December 2020. If you already have your ticket, no further action is required as your tickets will still be valid for this new date. We look forward to seeing you in December!

What is the Training About?

As a worker are you sometimes faced with people in heightened emotional states or unexpectedly sharing personal problems, sounding off in anger or frustration, upset or distressed, tense or anxious or just desperate for a listening ear? Without training this can be a minefield and yet workers are faced with these situations every day. The Counselling Skills for the Accidental Counsellor one-day intensive skill-building program offers professional insight and practical skills to give you greater confidence in handling these situations with respect, wisdom, boundaries and grace.

Who Should Attend?

Presented widely throughout Australian cities and regional centres for over 8 years, the program has been benefitting workers from a range of professional fields including Community Services, Aged Care, Disability Support, Child Care, Education, Allied Health, Youth, Employment Support, Government organisations, Councils, and privately run businesses.

What Are the Learning Outcomes

By attending this professional development training participants will:

• Explore the psychology of the emotional person and the effects on their behaviour, perceptions and motivations

• Acquire strategies for applying ethical and professional boundaries when responding to emotional clients

• Practise the application of basic counselling techniques for caring, non-threatening and non-invasive communication

• Learn effective techniques for the de-escalation of strong emotion

• Develop questioning skills for safe, ethical and non-directive problem-solving

• Acquire principles for relevant self-care, duty of care, plus referring out strategies

Be one of the hundreds of people who have completed and loved this workshop with its clear information, practical strategies and incredibly useful skills. Participants in a huge variety of work roles have found the skills taught in Counselling Skills for the Accidental Counsellor to be highly relevant for their everyday role, completely practical, and able to be put into immediate use.

“One of the most useful professional development opportunities I’ve ever undertaken.” Participant, Wyong NSW.

“Fantastic. Recommend to all staff.” Coordinator, Disability Support program, Victoria.

“Very valuable. Awesome!!” Participant, Warrnambool Victoria.

*Plus booking fee

EVENT LOCATION: Powerhouse Hotel Tamworth, 248 Armidale Rd
East Tamworth, NSW 2340, Australia
View Larger Map
TELL YOUR FRIENDS: LinkedIn Whatsapp
Powered byTicketebo logo