Event Details - Engaging men’s responses to family violence
|Title:||Engaging men’s responses to family violence|
|Type of Activity:||Workshops & Seminars|
|Objective of Course / Workshop:||
This workshop explores key skills for working effectively with men’s responses to conflict situations using a child centred approach. It explores practical ways workers can respond when working with men who experience high levels of conflict or use family violence in relationships. It focuses on early intervention work with these men so that they may access other behaviour change resources in their community.
This workshop explores how workers can better engage with men to increase their motivation to access further support to address family violence issues. It builds upon the worker’s experience and introduces a range of practical tools that can be used with clients in a variety of settings responses to conflict to build insight, responsibility and change.
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|Start/End Date:||15/02/2019 to 15/02/2019|
|Time:||09:00:00 - 16:30:00|
|Presenter / Provider:||David Nancarrow|
|Contact Name:||Andrew King|
|Qualifications:||Mental Health Counsellor|
David has worked for the last 17 years in a range of professional roles. He has extensive experience in working with the Education Department and working with school social behaviours and anger management counselling. As a mediator, David has worked with clients who had high levels of conflict, domestic violence and relationship breakdowns. This led him to develop the ‘Core Value’ therapy for anger management, conflict and mental health issues.
He has spoken several times at the Australian International Mental Health Conferences about the success of this therapy. He is passionate about delivering and training professionals in Father Inclusive Practice. He has developed programs for the Education and Youth Justice Department, called ‘My Path’ which is a social behaviour program for teenage males who are not attending school.
As a child consultant David specialized in symbol and sand tray therapy for children of separated families. He has managed a Mental Illness organisation which utilized the Boston Model of Recovery for mentally ill clients. Also, he is the author of two books, ‘What’s for Tea Dad’, a fun interactive cookbook for first time dads and ‘Honey I am Pregnant’, a manual for first-time dads. Both are available as free e-books.
Currently David works delivering Mental Health and Wellbeing training for OzHelp Tasmania and the business sector. David’s goal is to help equip people to be mentally and emotionally healthy to have successful and lasting relationships with themselves and others.
|Address:||Devonport - The Cherry Shed|
|Address 2:||243 Gilbert St|
|Is there disability parking and entry?||Yes|
|Are meals included with this event?||Yes|
|If yes, what meals?||Morning / Afternoon Tea & Lunch|
|Registration Instruction (if applicable):||
Cost: The early bird booking is $275.00 if registration occurs before 11th Jan (GST included). The fee for registrations after the 11th Jan is $330.00 (GST included). Morning tea and lunch are provided.