Effective Listening Foundation Course

This 2 day tutor-led course teaches the skills of listening more effectively to others, God and self. It introduces a safe way of listening, but is not training in counselling. Throughout the course, rather than using role play as a learning tool, participants will be invited to draw on and share aspects of their own life’s experience within a safe and confidential environment.
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The Context of Listening

These are individual units which provide additional training for those who have completed one of our Foundation Courses. At present these units include: Listening to: Those experiencing Loss and Bereavement Those affected by Depression Those experiencing Stress and Anxiety Older People Those experiencing Illness It is hoped to add some other units over the next year.
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Effective Listening Advanced Course

This 5 day advanced tutor-led course builds on the Effective Listening Foundation course by developing a broader and deeper understanding of effective listening for life, health and community. It will be facilitated by experienced tutors and listeners. Previous course participants have found it an important and positive turning point in their personal and spiritual lives.
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As part of our commitment of on-going support for those who have completed any courses run by Listen Well Scotland we provide Time4Us.
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Listening In Pastoral Care

This day course will introduce participants to the importance of listening in Pastoral Care. It will provide the opportunity to gain additional skills to come alongside others and offer appropriate care.
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Listening for Street Pastors

This Day Course is intended for those working as, or in training to become Street Pastors throughout Scotland.
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I have learnt to accept myself more and with this acceptance I will be a better listener. This is the best course I have ever attended. The content was very relevant.
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