PUBLIC TRAINING CALENDAR
This workshop is suitable for anyone who comes into contact with angry and aggressive people who can be challenging to deal with. It is appropriate for reception staff, customer service staff, council staff, health workers, support workers and mental health clinicians. The course will cover:
• anger and aggression,
• what is difficult behaviour
• techniques for dealing with difficult people; and
• looking after yourself and others afterwards.
David Willshire is a Clinical and Forensic Psychologist and a Principal Psychologist at Forensicare.
Anthea Lemphers is Director of Psychological Services at Forensicare.
Between them they have over 40 years’ experience working in the forensic mental health field.
This workshop provides participants with the opportunity to understand risk factors for violence in young people, and discusses the implications for assessment and management. Case studies will be used to explore therapeutic options that appropriately address the criminogenic needs of young people at risk and discuss how adopting an early intervention framework is critical for reducing violence.
Dr Adam Deacon is a Consultant Psychiatrist at Alfred Health
Susan Hancox is the Youth Justice Mental Health Coordinator at Forensicare
The Paul Mullen Centre
Community Forensic Mental Health Service
505 Hoddle Street
Clifton Hill Victoria 3068
Fax: 9947 2599
We are also able to provide customized training and related services based on your
needs and specific requests.
In addition to training events, we provide a range of organisational related services
including individual and team supervision, facilitation of team processes, and organisational
advisory services drawing on specialist clinical, management and service delivery