Group Work Facilitation Skills – Intermediate
March 14 @ 8:45 am - 4:00 pm
Deepen the use of key group work skills! This 1 day workshop develops the necessary skills for group leaders to facilitate creative group work. The focus includes changing group dynamics, trauma informed group work practice, increased understanding of motivational group work models for change and the use of practical creative exercises. Effective leadership is a powerful phenomenon that uses a group leader’s own self confidence and belief systems. Subtle body language and self-presentation skills of group leader’s will be explored because they impact on ultimate achievement of group members’ goals.
Who should attend this workshop?
Participants are encouraged to have completed basic group work and have some experience in running structured or less structured group work programs.
Andrew King is a consultant trainer and program developer in group work, working with men and strengths based practice. He is a specialist trainer in group work and trains professionals throughout Australia and Canada in ‘working with men’. He is also an experienced practitioner and has published a range of professional articles and a new book, ‘Engaging men’s responses to family violence: a book of Tools’. Andrew has worked with teenagers who have drug and alcohol problems, young people with a mental health issues, parenting education, families who have children with special needs and coordinated a large fathers’ centre.
Members: $93.50; Non-Members: $154.00. Morning tea and lunch provided. Please advise of special dietary needs, or other needs when you register online.
Veronica Riddell, ph 9620 6172 or email email@example.com