Applying focused techniques to everyday practice
Did you know that the most common number of sessions people attend is one single session and that many clients find this sufficient? In this practical and experiential one day workshop you will explore the principles of single session therapy, apply brain friendly approaches and develop a contextual understanding for its application in practice. Participants will explore personal blocks to single session work and gain an appreciation of the effectiveness of this model. This workshop is suitable for those working with people and families who find it difficult to commit to long term work and in work environments where a shared counselling role is operational.
Understanding the foundations and philosophy of single session therapy
Learn how to set up a single session and work effectively within these parameters
Identify personal blocks to this type of work
Integrate the techniques of single session work into everyday practice
Develop a vocabulary of empowerment, strength based interventions and brain friendly strategies
Review tips and techniques to reinforce goal setting and keeping session focus
Practice skills through case studies and role plays
Karen Morris is a Counsellor, Supervisor and Trainer with over 30 years’ experience in clinical and operational management. She has served as a CEO in the not-for-profit sector and developed a range of evidence-based programs and services including work with disadvantaged and disenfranchised clients. Karen’s passion is clinical work, and has developed cutting edge programs and resources for both adults and children. Her key areas of expertise and interest are relationship counselling, supervision, working with children and management coaching. Karen currently holds the position of Principal Practitioner at FMC Mediation and Counselling, and is also a Director at People Potential Group, a private consultancy providing services in Clinical Supervision, Staff Coaching, and Professional Development.