Accidental Counsellor, eLearning & Zoom training with Lifeline South Coast.
December 7th and 9th, half day training.
Blended self-paced online learning with 3.5hr zoom session. Accidental Cousellor is aimed at those who would like to be able to safely and effectively support friends, family, colleagues, and strangers who are in distress or experincing a crisis. The course will provide you with basic skills and a structure to enable you to provide immediate support and assistance using the ‘Recognise, Respond, Refer’ model. The skills learnt in the Accidental Counselor course can be applied in many contexts, and provide participants with skills in active listening, calming and effective gentle questioning. You will also lean how to ask openly about suicide risk and respond safely whatever the answer.