Accidental Counsellor (East Perth)

Anglicare WA 23 Adelaide Terrace Perth, WA 6004

Anglicare WA 23 Adelaide Terrace Perth, WA 6004

This workshop will introduce participants to basic listening skills to meet the immediate needs of a person in a state of crisis.

Accidental Counsellors are people who may not have formal qualifications, but find they are placed in a counselling as a result of requests for help from family, friends, colleagues, and others around them.

This workshop is not an introductory counselling course, but rather will prepare participants to respond appropriately when a person presents as distressed.

Topics covered by this workshop include:

  • Situational assessment
  • Qualities of effective listeners
  • Limit setting and boundaries
  • Responding in a crisis
  • Debriefing and self care.

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