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Deescalation Workshop

Deescalation Workshop

13 Feb 20209:00 - 12:00

The Bridge Club, 21 Nova Place, Christchurch, 8014, New Zealand

One of the most difficult parts of working with young people is when they become angry or upset. If you want to know what causes young people to “lose their temper” become angry or violent, what the stages are that lead up to an angry outburst, and how to deescalate the situation as quickly as possible, you need to attend this workshop.

Understanding Gender Diversity

Understanding Gender Diversity

27 Feb 20209:30 - 12:30

The Bridge Club, 21 Nova Place, Christchurch, New Zealand

There has been a shift in the gender landscape, how gender is expressed and experienced has changed significantly in the last five years. How we are able to respond to these changes has a direct impact on our ability to support our students or clients. Currently our gender diverse communities are facing barriers in the areas of education, income, health and well-being.

Understanding and Responding to Self Harm and Suicide in Young People

Understanding and Responding to Self Harm and Suicide in Young People

10 Mar 20209:30 - 12:30

TBC, New Zealand

Self-harm and suicide are major issues amongst young people. There are a lot of myths about both topics that prevent many people from getting the help they need. This evidence based, best practice workshop will empower you to help a young person who is self-harming or suicidal.

HEADS - Part 1

HEADS - Part 1

6 May 20209:00 - 12:00

TBC, New Zealand

The brains of young people are mysterious- how do you know what is going on? Have you had that feeling I want to help these young people but they are so exasperating! If you would like to understand young people and be able to communicate with them better whether you are a teacher, police officer, counsellor, parent, social worker or youth worker you need to come to this interactive workshop.

HEADS - Part 2

HEADS - Part 2

6 May 202012:30 - 15:30

TBC, New Zealand

So you collect all the information then what?

Gender Diversity in the Workplace

Gender Diversity in the Workplace

26 Jun 20209:30 - 12:30

TBC, Christchurch, New Zealand

Support your team to become diversity advocates within their organisations, creating gender inclusive, safe environments for all people.

Understanding and Preventing Suicide in Young People

Understanding and Preventing Suicide in Young People

10 Sep 20209:30 - 12:30

TBC, Christchurch, New Zealand

New Zealand has one of the highest youth suicide rates in the Western World. Suicide is not inevitable and it can be prevented.

Trauma Informed Care

Trauma Informed Care

21 Oct 20209:00 - 15:00

TBC

Many people talk about trauma informed care, but what does it actually mean?