Training on offer in August

31/07/2018 at 2:44pm

Companion House is offering two training opportunities in August:

Understanding refugee experience

This session provides an overview of the refugee experience, the impact of trauma and the process of migrating to Australia.  The workshop also offers useful tools for anyone assisting or supporting people from a refugee background.

Date: Friday August 24th  

Time: 9:30am – 12:30pm

Venue: Companion House, 41 Templeton St, Cook Community Hub (Old Primary School).

Cost: Free, Morning tea provided

 

Looking after the helper: Preventing vicarious traumatisation and burnout

This session identifies common issues for helpers. It includes practical ways to prevent and reduce emotional reactions and vicarious traumatisation and burnout when working with clients who have experienced trauma.

Date: Friday August 31st   

Time: 9:30am – 12:30pm

Venue: Companion House, 41 Templeton St, Cook Community Hub (Old Primary School).

Cost: Free, Morning tea provided

 

To enquire about a training session or to book a place, please email Glenn Flanagan in the format firstname.secondname@companionhouse.org.au or use our Contact Us form and mark it Attn. Glenn Flanagan