Introduction: Why teachers and school staff need counselling skills What is counselling? Why are teachers and school staff good counsellors? How do manage our own personal baggage in counselling? How do we identify that a student may need counselling? Getting students to talk Confidentiality and record keeping The counselling environment Working with Boys and Girls: Differences in counselling styles Counselling for different age groups A Problem Solving Counselling Model 10 easy to apply counselling techniques Counselling for Grief Counselling for Bullying Counselling for Anxiety Counselling for Depression Counselling for Career Guidance Overcoming Challenges in counselling Resources
Tim Dansie is a freelance education consultant, Psychologist and former teacher. He delivers seminars and training sessions entitled `Basic Counselling Skills for Teachers' and `Advanced Counselling Skills for Teachers' across Australia, and regularly appears on Australian daytime TV to provide expert opinion on children's behaviour issues.