1st and 2nd May 2018
It can be delivered by individuals or agencies to support people who have experienced domestic abuse, giving participants practical strategies to help them increase their confidence and self-esteem and move on from their experience.
The Adult Domestic Abuse Recovery Toolkit uses a trauma informed psycho educational model believing that by giving individuals knowledge we enable them to better understand and deal with their previous experiences.
The individual’s own strengths, resources and coping skills and resilience are reinforced contributing to their own health and wellness on a long-term basis.
Quite simply this programme helps participants understand the impact of having experienced domestic abuse, explaining how they were prevented from leaving an abusive relationship and the thinking patterns they developed as a method of managing the risk which can hold them back moving forward.
What is abuse?
Coping and the consequences on our psychological well-being
The effects of abuse on children and on parenting skills
Self-esteem and affirmations and the power of positive self-talk
Anger, conflict and assertiveness
Boundaries and trust
“I have never looked back since attending the 12-week programme; it was an experience of astounding recovery, liberation and empowerment of creating self-love and self-esteem.”
“It has been a life changing experience and I am in the driving seat of my life for the first time.”
“It was good to deal with my negative thoughts and feeling better about myself and how to use techniques to deal with the rest of my life, this course has made me into somewhere near the me I want to be. Every aspect of my confidence has changed for the better, being able to talk openly, trusting people again and generally having a life to live.”
“Have really enjoyed myself, my confidence and way of thinking has changed dramatically!!!”
The Rock Pool Adult Recovery Toolkit training course is designed to enable individuals to be able to deliver this group programme for adults who have experienced domestic abuse.
There is no need to have any previous group work experience to attend this course and run the programme.
This training event will provide delegates with a comprehensive manual which includes guidance for facilitators, weekly session plans, all handout and materials to run the programme.
The price of this event is £500 plus VAT.
This includes lunch and refreshments throughout the training days.