The training workshops below are run regularly as public events and many are eligible for CPD points. Please check course pages for up to date accreditations. Any of the programmes can be delivered as in-house training to groups of employees. Contact us for more information.
An Introduction to Motivational Interviewing
26 & 27 Sept 2019
This public workshop in Motivational Interviewing (MI) will be delivered in September. MI is a client-centred approach that elicits behavioural changes by assisting individuals to explore and resolve ambivalence. This approach is especially helpful with individuals who are less motivated.
Personality Types and Disorders
02 October 2019
This public presentation will take place in October. Personality type is a key determinant in both how therapist and client bond therapeutically and in the nature of the presenting issue itself. This workshop will explore the dynamics of different personality types and how these individual differences need to be specially engaged with.
NEW: Mental Wellness and Resilience
09 October 2019
The purpose of this new public workshop in October is to enable team members to increase their own understanding of mental wellness and their awareness of a positive resilience skill set.
Keyworking, Care Planning & Case Management
17 & 18 Oct 2019
This public workshop next October will provide a practical application of relevant theory in relation to key working, care planning and case management.
Trauma Informed Practice
06 November 2019
The purpose of this public workshop, in November, is to start a conversation about how trauma and adversity affects and has affected those who use the services we provide and the appropriate responses we can implement and offer.
20 November 2019
This public training, in November, will be presented by Kevin Fehin, Senior Clinical Psychologist and Psychotherapist. Kevin will examines the area of shame and how it is often overlooked in the therapeutic process both within clients and therapists alike.
An introduction to Solution Focused Brief Therapy
28 & 29 Nov 2019
This public workshop in Solution-Focused Brief Therapy (SFBT) will be delivered in November. SFBT is a short-term goal-focused therapeutic approach which helps clients change by constructing solutions rather than dwelling on problems. Elements of the desired solution often are already present in the client's life, and become the basis for ongoing change.
Managing Professional Boundaries workshop
04 December 2019
The content of this public workshop, this December, is designed to provide an overview of boundaries and the many ways in which they can be encountered and managed. There is a strong emphasis on practical examples of issues and best practice.
Complex Trauma Workshop
11 December 2019
This public workshop, in December, will explore how developmental trauma may manifest in adult presentations and appropriate interventions to engage with complex trauma.
QQI Level 6 Mental Health Awareness
To Be Confirmed
mental health awareness
This module at QQI Level 6 has been developed to enhance the understanding of Mental Health by personnel currently working in the Mental Health field or for those people who wish to develop a career in nursing, mental health or other sectors of the caring professions.