Active Listening Skills (Counselling)

Cost: Free to members of BEST Trust otherwise £75

Target Group: This training course is suitable for all teaching and support staff.

Course Leaders: Ann Farrell

Course information:

Teachers and teaching assistants often find themselves in counselling situations with pupils. This session will focus on the communication skills for effective counselling.
At the end of this course, staff will be able to:
Understand the importance of interpersonal communication
Consider how new skills are learned and explore basic social communication skills
To have knowledge of elements of active listening skills and effective communication skills
To consider these in
o Building genuine relationships
o Enabling social and emotional development and learning
To practice the elements of active listening and effective communication
To understand the importance of interpersonal communication

Reference MH02AU19
Date Thursday 12th September 2019
Time 12.30pm to 3.30pm
Location TBC