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Solution Focused-Practice for Professionals by Dr John Sharry

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Under Healthy Ireland Funding, DLR Children and Young People's Services Committee are delighted to offer Solution Focussed training to professionals working in Dun Laoghaire- Rathdown by Dr John Sharry.

Solution Focused-Practice for Professionals

Dr John Sharry

Building on strengths, empowering people to positive change

Learn how to establish inspirational goals and to empower people towards progress in a two day training in solution-focused practice with families. Delivered by a international innovator in Solution-Focused Therapy, this training will introduce you to a respectful, and effective approach to supporting people to change that builds on their existing resources and strengths. The model has been shown to be successful in many contexts such as clinical practice, education and personal development. It can be particularly helpful in challenging situations such as addiction, mental health problems as well as family breakdown and mediation. This training will take a particular focus on Sexual Health and Relationships in Young People.

During the training, attendees will be taught practical skills in

  • Establishing effective goals

  • Empowering people to take construtive action

  • Building on existing strengths skills and resources

  • Focusing on what is right and what is working

  • Build expectation of change rather than dwelling on problems

  • Discovering the client's preferred way of changing and making progress

The workshop is suitable for all community, mental health and education professionals who work with children, adolescents and families.

Dr John Sharry

Dr John Sharry is one the world’s leading solution-focused trainers and innovators, and the best selling author of fourteen books including Becoming a Solution Detective, Solution-focused Groupwork and Counselling Children Adolescents and Families – A Strengths-Based Approach. With over 25 years as a mental health professional he is a founder of the Parents Plus Charity and Silver Cloud Heath, an adjunct Professor at the UCD School of Psychology and a Director of Solution Talk. He is co-developer of the award winning Parents Plus and Working Things Out Programmes and a leading researcher in the application of technology to mental health services delivery. A renowned teacher, trainer and workshop presenter nationally and internationally, John has trained thousands of professionals in the last decade and delivered hundreds of courses and workshops. John is well known for his engaging, inspirational yet informative and practical presentation style. His practice website is www.solutiontalk.ie

This training is for professionals working in the Dún Laoghaire Rathdown area only.

For details on being added to the waiting list please contact brid.o'dwyer@sspship.ie.


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