Counselling Skills for Child Care Workers

Course Outline

Counseling is the only tool to deal with your child’s issues now days. This training will help you to build a relationship of trust with the child, which is essential. Allowing the child to freely express themselves and gain awareness and understanding of the inner-self. In the therapeutic space the child or adolescent can feel safe, comfortable and understood, making it easier for them to use therapy in a helpful way. Some of the techniques are very creative in delivering the intervention, as creativity is the medium children use the most to communicate. As such playing, drawing, coloring, building is ways to explore feelings and solve problems with the therapist.

Learning Outcome

  • Demonstrate an understanding of the purpose of counselling and the desired outcome of the process to its conclusion.
  • Apply specialist interpersonal and counseling interview skills.
  • Identify the correct counseling technique and assessment methods for children.
  • Prepare behavior support and care plans for children.
  • Understand and manage referrals producers.
  • Practice counseling ethics within the workplace.
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You need to bear in mind that your child has a unique personality trait that remains consistent throughout life. Children can be exposed to many issues from academic and social pressure, family breakdown; to more severe adverse life experiences, such as bullying, dysfunctional families, poverty, violence, inappropriate care. This in the long run is very likely to cause emotional, physical and mental health problems. All children will sometimes display challenging and defiant behaviors. However, some children present abnormal and extreme challenging behavior which is not age-appropriate. 

Counseling is the only tool to deal with your child’s issues now days. This training will help u to build a relationship of trust with the child, which is essential. Allowing the child to freely express themselves and gain awareness and understanding of the inner-self. In the therapeutic space the child or adolescent can feel safe, comfortable and understood, making it easier for them to use therapy in a helpful way. Some of the techniques are very creative in delivering the intervention, as creativity is the medium children use the most to communicate. As such playing, drawing, coloring, building is ways to explore feelings and solve problems with the therapist. 

Learning Outcomes:  

After attending this training participants should be able to: 

  • Demonstrate an understanding of the purpose of counselling and the desired outcome of the process to its conclusion.  
  • Apply specialist interpersonal and counseling interview skills. 
  • Identify the correct counseling technique and assessment methods for children. 
  • Prepare behavior support and care plans for children. 
  • Understand and manage referrals producers. 
  • Practice counseling ethics within the workplace.  

 Competencies addressed  

The following sub topics will be discussed: 

  • What is counseling and counseling relationship? 
  • Understanding basic of Counseling as child worker. 
  • Using skills required to communicate effectively and evaluate own communication. 
  • Child therapy. 
  • Positive Behavior Support and Care Plans for children. 
  • Counseling ethics at workplace. 

Target Group 

Child care workers, teachers, parents, kid’s club attendants, religious leaders, community leaders and child protection officers.  

Course ID
U1049
Duration
1 Day
CPD Hours
6
Fee
FJ$220
Mode
On-Campus

Training Schedule

Suva
Oct 23
Nadi
Lautoka

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A postal address is required only if you are taking SOLAR ENERGY courses. We will send the training materials to this address.
Our courses are delivered via On-Campus, Virtual and Online modes. Select the mode available for this course. The modes are listed above on the right side of this page.
Put the date of training if you choose On-Campus or Virtual mode. The dates are listed under the Training Schedule above on the right side of this page.