NEW: Handle with Care™-Staff safety and defusing situations where individuals may be aggressive - Devonport, TAS
Devonport - The Cherry Shed, Latrobe TAS - Tuesday, 20th August 2019 from 9.30am to 4.30pm.
The training package entitled Handle with Care™-Staff safety and defusing situations where individuals may be aggressive, developed by David Cherry
- Managing your own feelings in difficult circumstances;
- Minimising risk;
- Legal issues;
- Guidelines for managing difficult situations;
- General principles for managing difficult behaviour;
- Using language that does not create resistance;
- A suggested structure for some difficult conversations;
- Dealing with individuals according to their different anger triggers and;
- Communication skills and strategies for defusing situations where individuals may be aggressive.
When: Tuesday, 20th August 2019 from 9.30am to 4.30pm.
Where: Devonport - The Cherry Shed, 243 Gilbert St, Latrobe TAS 7307
Cost: The early bird booking is $275.00 if registration occurs before 20th July (GST included). The fee for registrations after the 20th
July is $330.00 (GST included). Morning tea and lunch are provided.
To register: Register and complete payment below. A Tax Invoice will be emailed to you. The payment needs to be completed before the workshop
occurs, for the registration to be fully confirmed.
Facilitator: David Cherry
David Cherry is a Clinical and Forensic Psychologist who has been working for over 35 years. David has worked as a Family Court Counsellor and worked
in residential care for 14 ½ years with children and young people who could not live at home because of concerns about abuse and neglect. David
has extensive experience in preparing staff to cope in difficult working environments as well as in providing support for individuals and groups
after difficult incidents. David was a volunteer with the Victorian SES for 4 years where he was involved in road crash rescue and searches rescue
among other duties.