Mental Health Education & Resource Centre

Term 3 | Team Leadership for Mental Health & Social Services

Description

Course Type: Intermediate | Course Level: Five | Catering: Refreshments & light lunch provided

Aim
This course is for experienced Team Leaders or Supervisors who are keen to develop their leadership and conflict resolution skills. It is designed for mental health and social services staff. The workshop will focus on supporting staff development, as well as engaging in strength-based collaborative conflict resolution skills. A flourishing team will lead to better outcomes for clients. There will be opportunities to practice integration of theory.

Overview
• Professional development - planning, implementation and evaluation
• Team building and teamwork
• Developing strength-based collaborative conflict resolution skills
• Working with ethical relationships, boundaries and dilemmas 

Learning Intentions
Participants will be provided with the opportunity to:
• Identify their own significant strengths and challenges as a team leader
• Identify, develop and scaffold learning/professional development opportunities for their team
• Learn and practice collaborative conflict resolution skills
• Identify and plan improved approaches to problem solving

Let’s Get Real Skills
• Working with Service Users
• Working with Māori
• Working with Communities
• Professional and Personal Development
• Law, Policy and Practice

Terms and Conditions