Listening with the third ear: counselling skills for audiologists

Posted by 2563 on May 22, 2017

Listening with the third ear: counselling skills for audiologists

Jul 03rd - All Day

2 DAY COURSE - Listening with the third ear: counselling skills for audiologists

 

DAY 1 - 22 May 2017

 

DAY 2 - 3 July 2017

 

With Kris English

 

This extended course provides the delegates with the opportunity to not only learn and understand a set of basic counselling strategies, but also to apply, discuss and evaluate the effectiveness of these strategies. The course consists of 2 training days, with 6 weeks of reading assignments, online discussions and e-mail mentorship with Kris English between the workshops. The cost of the course includes Kris English's Listening with the Third Ear DVD and her book Counselling in Audiologic Practice worth £69

 

Learning Objectives:

 

  • Describe the characteristics of non-professional counselling to audiological practise and why it is essential to clinical practise
  • Describe behaviours audiologists may use that can interfere with communication between themselves and the client
  • Identify some consequences of unsatisfactory interpersonal communications due to hearing loss as it affects self-concept across the life
  • Outline the main features of a support group
  • Identify some childhood and adolescent hurdles to adjusting well to hearing loss
  • Describe some current perspectives on depression in elderly patients
  • Describe the differences between external and internal stressors that affect a person’s adjustment to hearing loss 

 

To book: http://www.earfoundation.org.uk/education/articles/810

 

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