Advanced Skills in Advice

18 May 2017 –  Cardiff – 9.45am to 4pm

5 July 2017 – Birmingham – 10am to 4pm

Members – £100, Voluntary sector £115 + VAT, all others £135 + VAT

“Definitely recommended. Very interactive. great to take some time and constructively reflect on my practice” Natasha Pearce, Terrence Higgins Trust

This practical one-­‐day course is for experienced advice practitioners wishing to reflect on their personal practice and explore alternative approaches to helping people.

Learning outcomes

  • Review and apply the 6 stage advice process and the key skills within it
  • Define types of adviser models and techniques for helping people
  • Develop greater self-­awareness

Proposed Content: What is effective advice?

  • Review of the six stage process
  • What are the key skills and approaches that help us to advise challenging clients?
  • What does an effective adviser look like?

Ways of approaching advice

  • What sort of adviser are you?
  • Organisational culture & its impact on work practice
  • Transference & displacement as psychological phenomena in advice work

Staying well, staying happy

  • Tools & techniques for effective de­‐briefing after challenging situations
  • How to embed a practice of reflection and team-­‐support

To make a booking, please complete the booking form attached below and forward to us at AdviceUK, 101E Universal House, 88-94 Wentworth Street, London, E1 7SA or send it by email to

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