Recognising and Responding to Distressed People- Health Sciences 03/05/2022

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TCD HEALTH SCIENCES STAFF ONLY Recognising & Responding to Distressed People

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Recognising and Responding to Distressed People

This experiential workshop aims to equip people with the skills, knowledge and confidence to support others who are experiencing distress.The workshop covers active listening, boundaries and referral skills, and active participation is encouraged and facilitated.It is hoped that people will gain a sense that they can feel more confident to engage with others who are in distress with a view to hearing their story, minding themselves in doing so and feeling equipped to consider suggestions they can make about where further support can be found.

Delivered by Joanna Harney: Student Counselling Service

Venue: You will receive a Zoom link a few days before hand via your outlook calendar, please accept the invite when you receive


 Cancellation Fee: There is no cost for staff attending these courses but you will be asked for a departmental cost code on booking. Your department will be liable for a charge of €75 for 4 working days' cancellation notice and €150 for 48 hours' notice or non-attendance without prior cancellation by email to

Approval for Attendance: Please note that your manager needs to be aware of any planned absence from your area, please discuss with your manager/head of school in advance of booking.

 Data Protection legislation safeguards the privacy rights of individuals in relation to the processing of personal data. The Data Protection Act 1988 and the Data Protection (Amendment) 2003. The data collected is being sought by the University and will only be used for the stated purposes. 



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Organiser Learning & Development Team, Human Resources, Trinity College Dublin

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The Human Resources Learning and Development Unit is a team of Learning and Development professionals delivering a comprehensive programme aligned to the strategic plan of Trinity College Dublin.

We strive to provide learning opportunities and supports that encourage all staff to achieve their full potential and strengthen the skillset and experience of Trinity’s staff to help delivery on our strategic goals.

We, the Learning and Development Team, are delighted to have the opportunity to work with Trinity’s diverse and talented staff.

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