Emotional Safe Spot Training: Working In Social Services (1 of 5 trainings)...

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Community Culture Centre

251 9 Ave SW, High River

High RIver, Alberta

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Working in Social Services (WSS) – The Essential Skills (1 day of 5 days Emotional Safe Spot Training)

Whether someone is working as a general helper, counsellor, or administrator, there are key areas that are essential to providing helpful, collaborative, and ethical services. This workshop provides the fundamental understanding and skills required for working with people in a helping capacity. Participants will learn core skills in the areas of communication, listening, service coordination, ethics, diversity, and promoting helper resilience. These insights will help to reduce employee burnout and turnover while also improving service delivery.

Topics Include:

  • Why do You Want to be a Helper?

  • Building a Strong Helping Relationship

  • Essential Emotional Skills

  • Essential Listening and Communication Skills

  • Strategies for Working with Differences

  • A Trauma-Informed Lens

  • Skills for Self-Awareness –and Biases

  • Ethics in Social Services

  • Working with Other Systems

  • Advocacy and Empowerment

  • Staying Healthy in a Helping Professi


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