Working with Adolescents

Online | 1 Day | 26th June

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A look at the cultural difference between today’s adolescents and their parents.

 

Working with Adolescents

This is a one-day workshop on the psychological make-up of today’s adolescent and the appropriate theoretical approaches, relevant skills and personal development required by those who work with this fascinating age-group

This workshop enables participants to be more present, more communication-savvy and thereby more effective when working with adolescents.

 

Who is this course for?  

This course if suitable for any professional working with adolescents either directly or indirectly. This course would also be suitable for parents looking to gain insights in how to improve understanding of and communication with adolescents.

 

What are the benefits of doing this course? 

New insights will be offered on what is increasingly becoming a problem area in our society, i.e. the cultural difference between today’s adolescents and those who work with them in terms of technology, alcohol and drug availability and abuse....and communication.

 

What will you learn?

The workshop’s main theme “Working with Adolescents” is addressed through the separate and combined lens of increased personal awareness, theoretical insight and skills including non-confrontational communication skills.



Course Details

 

DURATION: 1 Day    START DATE: 26th June 2021

 

TIMETABLE: Saturday from 9.30 am to 4.30 pm 

 

AWARD: PCI College Certificate of Attendance

 

VENUE: Live-Classroom 


covid-10-addendumIn compliance with COVID-19, the classes will be delivered as live online lessons via Microsoft Teams, which is a platform built on Office 365. It is a secure platform and follows the compliance capabilities.

Syllabus

 

COURSE CONTENT

  • Understanding adolescents
  • Cultural considerations
  • Communication


LEARNING OUTCOMES

New insight is offered on what is increasingly becoming a problem area in our society, i.e. the cultural difference between today’s adolescents and their parents in terms of technology, alcohol and drug availability and abuse....and communication


The workshops main theme “Working with Adolescents” is addressed through the separate and combined lens of Theoretical insight, skills, mindfulness and communication.

Entry Requirements

 

ELIGIBILITY

This workshop is recommended for teachers, guidance counsellors, youth workers, social workers, social care workers, psychologists and counsellors & psychotherapists, others working with adolescents and students currently in professional training.

 

IT SKILLS: Students require sufficient IT skills to complete the course.

 

Students can expect to be provided with advice and support concerning any learning difficulties that they may encounter. Any diagnosed learning difficulty, e.g. dyslexia, must be noted on the application.

Course Fees

 

FEES 

Full Price: £90

PCI College Graduate & Student*: £75

*PCI College Student rate applies to BSc Degree and Postgraduate students only

 

 

APPLICATION PROCESS

Applicants are invited to book online using the book now. Applications must be accompanied by the payment of the full course fee. Applicants are entitled to a refund if they decide to cancel within 14 days of receipt of their booking, and didn't participate on the course. Please note that the name used on your application needs to be the same name that you have on your passport.

 

Fees are non-refundable in all personal circumstances. The College makes every effort to avoid altering course times, course commencement and conclusion dates. However, should any changes be necessary, you will be notified at the earliest opportunity. All courses run subject to demand and the formation of a viable class cohort. A full refund will be given to all applicants in the event that the class does not proceed

 

For more information, please visit our full Terms & Conditions page.

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