This training is for anyone who may have to deal with situations where individuals are angry and/or aggressive.
Participants will learn simple, practical strategies to help keep themselves safe at work as well as develop their skills in defusing difficult situations.
The course will cover:
- Minimising risk
- Legal Issues
- Guidelines for Managing Difficult Behaviour
- Responding to Individuals According to their Different Anger Triggers
- Communication Skills and Strategies for Defusing Situations where Individuals may be Aggressive
The training will be run by Dr. Sue Green, a psychologist who has been working for over 35 years. Sue has provided training for staff in a broad range of settings on staff safety and defusing situations where individuals may be aggressive including in the housing and homelessness sectors.