I hope to support your continuous learning by providingsupportivedistance education.
Without professional support, resources, training and experience, or even a clear mandate to do counselling, workers often find themselves placed in an impromptu counselling roleas a result of issues or requeststhat arise and are confronted with a range of difficult dilemmas.The Nuts and Bolts Accidental Counsellor Workshop aims to provide practical strategiesin:
- Verbal and nonverbal communication
- Providing an initial response to people experiencing crisis
- Basic person centred therapy, motivational interviewing and solution focused brief therapy
- Boundaries and referrals
- Self care