Results for »
Counselling Approaches

Thanks for adding:

Proceed to Checkout

Continue browsing

X

Gambling Harm Minimisation

Are you working with clients who are experiencing negative impacts from gambling? The Office of Responsible Gambling and ACWA are piloting a 2 hour online workshop on Gambling Harm Minimisation, which will provide you with strategies for working with these clients. The workshop is targeted at social workers, counsellors and other community sector workers Learning Outcomes The participant will learn about: • The signs of problem gambling in an individual • Related co-morbid... [More]
Gambling Harm Minimisation

<p>Are you working with clients who are experiencing negative impacts from gambling?</p><p>The Office of Responsible Gambling and ACWA are piloting a 2 hour online workshop on Gambling Harm

...

Acceptance and Commitment Therapy

Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT) is an evidenced-based form of Cognitive Behaviour Therapy. Unlike other models of psychotherapy, ACT does not target symptom reduction, but aims to maximise a person’s potential to create a meaningful and full life by using processes such as mindfulness, acceptance and value-driven action. At this workshop you will learn: The six core principles of ACT and how to use them clinically Case conceptualisation skills from an ACT perspective Tools... [More]
$0 Limited
Acceptance and Commitment Therapy

<p>{image name:“AASW CPD Endorsed Logo” align:“right” width:“100” height:“100”}<br/>{image name:“ACA-recognised” align:“right” width:“100” height:“100”}</p><p>Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT)

...

If there isn't a class to suit you, please the waiting list.

Introduction to Narrative Therapy

This workshop will be an engaging, accessible, fun and thoughtful introduction to the philosophies and the practices of narrative therapy, including some of the latest developments. You will experience a combination of lectures, therapeutic work videos, transcripts, songs, written documents, practical exercises that you will be able to use immediately in your work. You will find this workshop relevant if you are working with people, groups or communities experiencing suffering. It... [More]
$540 Limited GST free
Introduction to Narrative Therapy

<p>{image name:“AASW CPD Endorsed Logo” align:“right” width:“100” height:“100”}<br/>{image name:“ACA-recognised” align:“right” width:“100” height:“100”}</p><p>This workshop will be an engaging,

...

If there isn't a class to suit you, please the waiting list.

Advanced Applications in Narrative Therapy #1: Externalising Problems and Developing Preferred Identities

‘The person is not the problem, the problem is the problem’ is one of the central tenets of narrative theory and is most vividly expressed through ‘externalising practices’. This non‐pathologising, non‐blaming/shaming approach reflects social constructionist principles ‐ that is that our thoughts, feelings and actions are informed by culture and discourse. This significantly challenges taken for granted ideas about self and identity. Designed for those who already have some... [More]

This course has no current classes. Please the waiting list.

Mindful Approaches in the Work with Children and Young People who have been Abused

This course will introduce participants to the paradigm of mindfulness as studied from Eastern and Western cultural and spiritual practices such as Celtic mysticism, Christian contemplative, and Buddhism. The process of this exploration is to approach each idea with openness rather than factual certainty and allow the participants to be inquisitive about mindfulness' place in the trauma field. In this course participants will be introduced to the four essential elements: body and... [More]

This course has no current classes. Please the waiting list.

Attachment Based Therapy with Children and Adolescents

Attachment based therapy for children and adolescents focuses on an in-depth understanding of attachment theory, why it is effective and how it has become the center of family therapy. With the increase in working hours and screen based stimulation, we have also seen a rise in young people being medicalised and medicated. This course aims to repeal the shift toward young people being prematurely labeled, and first take another look at family based interventions, with proven... [More]

This course has no current classes. Please the waiting list.

Art Therapy for Adults

This one day workshop introduces you the therapeutic uses of art in individual and group counselling. The stages of setting up, facilitating and processing art therapy exercises will be explored in a way that maintains respect and safety for clients and group members. Ideas and activities for both non-directed and more structured and directed art therapy work will be considered. This workshop provides practical, useful and interactive opportunities to expand your practice and... [More]

This course has no current classes. Please the waiting list.

Psychological First Aid – a Crisis Intervention Model

Psychological First Aid is an evidence informed, modular approach for assisting people in the immediate aftermath of incidents and disasters to reduce initial distress and to foster short and long-term adaptive functioning. It is basic, non-intrusive pragmatic care with a focus on: listening but not forcing talk; assessing needs and ensuring that basic needs are met; encouraging but not forcing company from significant others; and protecting from further harm. First ‘do no harm’ is... [More]

This course has no current classes. Please the waiting list.

Art and Play Therapy with Children

This one day workshop provides a practical introduction to counselling children using art and play therapy. As toys are children’s words and play is their language, play therapy optimises children’s self-expression and safety in counselling. Learn what play therapy involves and how to maximise success in engagement with and change for children using this method. Case presentations are based on the presenter’s 20 years' of experience with children. Consideration is given to the... [More]

This course has no current classes. Please the waiting list.

Dialectical Behaviour Therapy: Part B

Actioning the DBT principles. The second part of Introduction to Dialectical Behaviour Therapy; Part B adds to the core principles taught in Part A. Part B provides instruction and practice in the tools utilised within DBT including: diary card, chain analysis and contingency management. Participants will learn the skills required for the different modes of skills training, coaching, therapist consultation and case management. In addition Part B will provide an overview of the... [More]

This course has no current classes. Please the waiting list.