Change is constant, yet some change is harder to manage than others. This workshop will explore change, to better understand it. This workshop will look into aspects of perception and control, and how these processes play a key role in managing the change before us. It will be useful for those in roles who want to develop their skills in helping clients to better navigate change, such as social workers, support people and caring professionals.
Explore perceptions around change; the good, the bad, the indifferent
Gain an understanding of Appreciative Inquiry and Solution Focused approaches to better support change
Understand what it means to help others hit the “minimize button”
Learn how to develop self efficacy in others
Consider the role of emotions in managing change
Working with people experiencing mental health and addiction needs
Working with whanaū
Working within communities
Maintaining professional and personal development
RN, RM, BHSc, DipBus(HRM), BSc(Hons), PGDipHealSc
Sharon has a background in health (nursing and midwifery), with over 20 years' experience in education and training on a variety of subjects, topics and issues. Her particular passion lies in supporting personal and professional development of others. She believes that effective communication is at the heart of both personal and professional success; looking at and addressing internal and external dialogue is essential for creating positive outcomes.
Workshop Type: Introductory | Workshop Level: Four
Subsidised Rate: Check if you are eligible here. Tick applicable box when registering to apply discount
Early Bird Discount: $10 discount is available on registrations made up to 8 weeks before the workshop date (automatically applied at checkout)
Catering: Refreshments provided
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Cancellations (or non-attendance) made 10 working days or less will not be refunded and the full workshop fee will be charged.
No fee applies if you are able to find a replacement participant.
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