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Saturday 15th December 2018

Training Support Workers – Positive Behaviour Support

“This training was very informative and enjoyable and changed how I view challenging behaviour” (Kate – support worker)

 

This one day training is primarily aimed at support teams working directly with clients following acquired brain injury.

 

Training objectives

 

  • Define specific challenges including demotivation, disengagement, disinhibition, impulsivity and aggression

 

  • Introduce the Positive Behaviour Supportapproach e.g. knowing your client, managing environment/triggers, developing skills & relationships

 

  • Identifying and addressing the emotional impact on support workers, improving self-care and building resilience when working with clients who display challenging behaviours

 

  • Achieving and maintaining rapport with clients following difficult episodes or disengagement

 

  • Identifying a practicing practical skills including motivational interviewing and cognitive & behavioural approaches

 

Check our web-site for 2019 dates for this popular training session.  Alternatively, if you want to discuss your team’s specific requirements with us and organise a bespoke training session, give us a call.