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Updated Peer Support Training Dates from Mind and Body

Mind and Body have changed the date of the Communicating in the Peer Relationship course to Monday 12th August.

Contact Nicky Grant, for registration forms and more information.

  • Email Nicky@mindandbody.co.nz
  • Ph: (+649) 630 5909  x 803
  • Mob: (+6427) 256 0545

Communicating in the Peer Relationship

  • Date:                Monday 12th August 2013
  • Time:               10.00 am – 4.00pm
  • Cost:                $140.00

Motivation to Change

  • Date:                Wednesday 14th August 2013
  • Time:               10.00 – 4.00 pm
  • Cost:                $140.00

Amplifying Strengths

  • Date:                Wednesday 21st August 2013
  • Time:               10.00 am – 4.00pm
  • Cost:                $140.00

Mental Health & Addictions Training from Mind and Body August 2013

Communicating in the Peer Relationship

  • Date: Wednesday 7th August 2013
  • Time: 10.00 am – 4.00pm

The reciprocal nature of the peer support relationship demands a unique approach to communicating effectively. This workshop explores what is involved in establishing mutually responsible relationships.

The course covers:

 Building rapport

 Exploring your world view

 The Strengths Model

 Appropriate self disclosure

 Dealing with conflict

This training is ideal for anyone with lived experience of mental illness or addictions who would like more knowledge and skills in relation to peer support work.

Motivation to Change

  • Date: Wednesday 14th August 2013
  • Time: 10.00 – 4.00 pm

Supporting clients to set and pursue goals can be a delicate task, helping them to identify what they want when they may have stopped asking that question themselves. This workshop explores different ways to tap into clients’ own motivation to change.

The course covers:

 The requirements for change

 The Stages of Change Model

 Strategies for supporting people to become motivated for change

This training is ideal for anyone working in mental health, addictions or social service sectors who want to know about how to help the people they work with become motivated to change.

Amplifying Strengths

  • Date: Wednesday 21st August 2013
  • Time: 10.00 am – 4.00pm

This workshop offers a robust grounding in what the Strengths Model is all about, and just what it actually means for everyday, coal-face mental health work. The course looks at how a focus on strengths is not just a ‘nice idea’ but a powerful tool you can use to help activate recovery.

The course covers:

 The principles of the Strengths Model

 Using a strengths based approach with service users

 Working with families/whanau

 Using the Strengths Model in everyday practice

This training is ideal for anyone working in mental health, addictions or social service sectors who want to know about the Strengths Model or use strengths based approach with the people they work with.

Venue for Auckland Workshops: Mind and Body Learning and Development, 395A Manuakau Road, Epsom

To register please contact Nicky Grant:

“(The workshop was) a breath of fresh air in its approach to helping people with mental distress. It helped me reflect on how to approach helping others and gave me an insight into myself too.” – Workshop participant 2012

Enrolments Open for Peer Support Certificate – Scholarships Available

NZQA Certificate in Peer Support (Mental Health) Level 4

Dates:

  • May 15th/16th, 29th/30th
  • June 12th/13th, 26th/27th
  • July 10th/11th, 24th/25th

Days:                     Wednesdays and Thursdays

Time:                    9.30am – 4.00pm

Venue:                 Mind and Body, 395A Manukau Road, Epsom, Auckland

Cost:                      $1035.00 (incl GST) – with scholarship

$3335.00 (incl GST) – without scholarship

Scholarships Available

Applications close: 9am, Monday 15th  April 2013

 

Contact Philippa Coyle

Business Development Manager, Mind and Body Learning and Development

Mind and Body Consultants Ltd

Ph: (+649) 630 5909 ext 817

Mob: (+6421) 225 3597

Fax: (+649) 630 5944

www.mindandbody.ac.nz

Certificate in Peer Support Enrolling Now for 31 Oct Start

NZQA Certificate in Peer Support (Mental Health) Level 4

Course Dates:                                  

October 31st

November 1st,   7th/8th, 14th/15th, 21st/22nd, 28th/ 29th

December 5th /6th

Days:                                     Wednesdays and Thursdays

Time:                                    9.30am – 4.00pm

Venue:                                 Mind and Body, 395A Manukau Road, Epsom, Auckland

Cost:                                      $1035.00 (incl GST) – with scholarship

                                                $3335.00 (incl GST) – without scholarship

Scholarships Available

For more information visit www.mindandbody.ac.nz

or contact Nicky Grant – nicky@mindandbody.co.nz

 

Cert in Peer Support Scholarships Wellington

Scholarships Available! NZQA Certificate in Peer Support (Mental Health) (Level 4): Wellington

  • Dates: June 11th to August 21st  2012
  • Days:  Monday and Tuesday fortnightly for 12 weeks
  • Time: 9.30am – 4.00pm
  • Venue: Crossways Community Trust, 6 Roxburgh St, Mt Victoria, Wellington
  • Cost: $900 excl GST – with scholarship (see attachment for details)
  • $2900 excl GST – without scholarship

Scholarships are limited so be quick to apply!

Applications close:  Monday 7th May 2012

For more information please contact visit the Mind and Body Learning and Development website www.mindandbody.ac.nz

Scholarships for Peer Support Certificate

Scholarships are available for the Certificate in Peer Support (Mental Health) starting in Christchurch on 20th March 2012

For more information

 

Scholarships available!

Certificate in Peer Support (Mental Health) (Level 4)

Mind and Body Learning and Development in association with Te Pou are currently taking applications for scholarships for their Certificate in Peer Support (Mental Health), Level 4. This is an NZQA approved course developed specifically for peer support workers to meet the needs of their role.

The cost of the Certificate is $2900 excl GST

They are offering scholarships of $2000 excl GST per person

Dates of Course: October 17th to November 22nd 2011
Days: Monday and Tuesday weekly for 12 weeks
Time: 9.30am – 4pm
Venue: 395A Manukau Rd, Epsom, Auckland

These courses provide key competencies for Peer Support Workers in Mental Health and Addiction Settings, and all our training is in line with the seven “Real Skills” in Let’s get real, the Ministry of Health’s framework for mental health and addictions workforce development.

Applications close 5pm, Friday 16th September 2011

Contact Nicky Grant nicky@mindandbody.co.nz or Philippa Watt philippaw@mindandbody.co.nz for an application.

More information on their website! www.mindandbody.ac.nz