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How to work effectively with troubled and troublesome teenagers

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On this inspiring day, you will work closely with tutor Richard Brook as he uses his considerable hands-on experience to bring much-needed clarity to the field and a logical foundation on which to build creative, tailored interventions that work.

What you will gain from the day:

  • An increased understanding of what drives most problematic behaviour
  • What healthy teenage development looks like – this may bring you some surprises!
  • New ways to respond effectively to each individual’s needs, temperament and learning style
  • A range of simple and effective techniques for engaging uncommunicative young people, building rapport and promoting behavioural changes
  • How to avoid the emotional pitfalls of working in stressful situations
  • A clear and logical foundation upon which to structure creative and effective interventions
  • An expanded repertoire of skills and a refined understanding of what works and – most importantly – why
  • The opportunity to try these techniques out
  • The essential knowledge and skills you need to deliver effective interventions to young people – both individually and in groups
  • The common misconceptions about adolescence
  • How to discover and build upon a young person’s strengths
  • Ways to motivate young people and help them set achievable goals
  • Practical problem-solving with young people
  • Four vital guiding principles that ensure your work with young people is relevant and effective
  • Knowledge of how the insights from the human givens approach can dramatically improve interventions and their outcomes
  • The opportunity to discuss how you could implement these in your own work with a highly knowledgeable tutor who has years of hands-on experience
  • Increased confidence in your own ability to affect positive change
Location London
Category Talking Therapies
Details of Event
Start date 16 May 2019
Start time 9:30am
Venue Address Broadway House, Tothill Street, London, SW1H 9NQ
Amount £192
Organiser Human Givens College
Speaker Richard Brook
CPD activity Workshop
CPD hours 6
Description Human Givens College provides effective psychotherapy training and courses about key mental health problem areas for anyone wishing to help improve the lives of individuals and families, or to help organisations and communities thrive.
Name Mark Thomas
Contact No. 01323 811690
Regions Greater London