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An Accidental Counsellor is anyone who is not necessarily employed as a counsellor, however finds themselves in a counselling role. You could be a frontline worker in an administrative role, a nurse, teacher, coach, support worker or complimentary health practitioner. In this workshop you will learn a practical counselling framework for effective client support with opportunities to practice your new skills in a safe, supportive environment.

KEY LEARNING TOPICS:
• How to listen effectively and help clients clarify their problems
• How to direct questions so the client can identify possible solutions
• How to create healthy boundaries to avoid burnout
• The value of mindfulness and breathing techniques to reduce anxiety
• How to help clients challenge their negative self-talk and create a more positive outlook
• Assist clients to set goals and consider new possibilities; and
• When to refer clients on.

ASSESSMENT:
In NSW this course is assessed against the following unit of competency: FSKLRG04 Use basic strategies for work related learning. In QLD, there is no unit attached, and these courses are non-accredited.

Available in Burleigh Waters, Lismore. see below for details

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Location: Burleigh Waters
Start Date: Thank you for supporting our Community Care Program, we are thrilled you are keen to sign up for this course. Please contact our customer care team for possible dates.
Duration: 1 session
Time: 9.00am - 4.00pm
Fee: $180
Training mode: Face-to-face
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Location: Lismore
Duration: 1 session
Time: 9.00am - 4.00pm
Fee: $180
Training mode: Face-to-face
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