This workshop introduces an advanced linguistic model which enables counsellors, therapists and helpers to conversationally assist healing and change in their clients. Through specific words and structured sentences we can create positive change. Once mastered, this model is easily integrated into your specialist field. It helps to bypass resistance and solidify therapeutic interventions.
Overview and Learning Intentions
Learn/practice a linguistic model of communication that can be used to enhance healing and recovery.
Understand how presuppositional language affects others
Identify and practice therapeutic/influential language structures
Understand the importance and effect of rapport
Learn how to avoid or reduce resistance
1. Working with people experiencing mental health and addiction needs
3. Working with whānau
4. Working within communities
5. Challenging discrimination
7. Maintaining professional and personal development
Alan is a Master Trainer specialising in the Neuro-Semantic Self-Actualisation Trainings, based on self-actualisation psychology. He trained under the tutelage of psychologist Dr L. Michael Hall PhD, the developer of Neuro-Semantics. He has a Doctorate in Clinical Hypnotherapy (Distinction) and runs a private therapy and coaching practice in Christchurch. In 2015 Alan published his first book; "How To Chill Out", a book on stress management and communication techniques based on coaching and training he developed after the Christchurch earthquakes.
Workshop Type: Introductory | Workshop Level: Five | Catering: Refreshments provided
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