Training and Facilitation

I have lectured at a local college and have a Further Adult Education Teachers qualification. Since 2003 I have written and delivered numerous training sessions and workshops for a wide range of healthcare professionals, volunteers and organisations. Please contact me if you would like to discuss me delivering or writing and delivering training on a specific area for your organisation or team.

Training Day Workshops I have written and delivered include;

  • Understanding and Working with Self Injury
  • Intermediate & Advanced Counselling Skills
  • Loss and Grief Modules
  • Counselling for Organisations
  • Importance of Boundaries
  • Creative Approaches to Client Work
  • Leaning in with Loss, Grief and Bereavement
  • Working with Adolescents
  • Understanding Young Carers Issues
  • Carer's Champions Training (for Primary Care Trust)
  • End of Life Care-7 Week Course for Carers (for Dept. Of Health)
  • Basic Child Protection
  • Listening Skills
  • Self-Care in the Helping Professions
  • The Importance of Supervision and Using it Effectively
  • Assessment Skills
  • Team Building

All of my trainings take into account different learning styles and utilise a range of methods, including didactic teaching, creative techniques and experiential learning.

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