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The Accidental Counsellor – 2 day workshop

Tuesday 17 November @ 8:30 am - Wednesday 18 November @ 4:30 pm

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Date:  17 & 18 November 2020

Times:  8:30am – 4:30pm each day

Venue: Lifeline Central Australia training rooms

Cost: $450 (incl GST) pp for volunteers and not-for-profit organisations

$560 (incl GST) pp for Government workers and businesses

Description: The Accidental Counsellor workshop aims to provide non counsellors with a range of skills to work effectively with people who may be distressed, agitated or in crisis.  This course draws on Lifeline’s vast experience in crisis counselling.  The training gives participants a practical framework for managing these issues, while achieving a sense of structure and confidence.  The safety and wellbeing of an Accidental Counsellor is addressed in the session on Self Care.

Workshop includes morning and afternoon tea.


For enquiries or to obtain a registration form, please contact Karen Reval on (08) 89531 250 or email


Tuesday 17 November @ 8:30 am
Wednesday 18 November @ 4:30 pm
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Lifeline Central Australia
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Alice Springs, NT 0870 Australia
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