Tue, 16 May|
Crescente presents Assertiveness Skills
Time & Location
16 May 2023, 09:30 – 12:30
About the event
Why you should take this course
The purpose of this course is to build self-confidence, provide the knowledge to enable people to think assertively, plus lots of practical tools and techniques to use back at work. The learning is intended to help people improve their productivity, build and maintain positive working relationships and increase their personal job satisfaction.
Who’s it for?
This course is aimed at people in clinical and non-clinical roles at all levels. It is suitable for team members, supervisors, managers and practice partners.
Assertiveness skills is for everyone! We will create a safe and supportive learning space for people to try out new ways of communicating.
What you’ll learn
Key topics covered on this course:
ASSERTIVE THINKING AND COMMUNICATION
Appreciate the difference between assertive, aggressive and passive behaviours
Recognise psychological games in self and others and learn how to end them or avoid them
SAYING ‘NO’, AND SAYING ‘YES’
Better manage their own workload by accepting and refusing tasks appropriately and renegotiate their priorities and responsibilities in a respectful professional manner
BOUNDARIES AND EXPECTATIONS
Set suitable expectations for themselves, customers and colleagues and maintain clear boundaries with team members and colleagues
GIVING AND RECEIVING FEEDBACK
Choose how to accept, reject and learn from feedback from others and give praise and constructive criticism to colleagues and co-workers in a professional, positive and compassionate manner
Choose how to contribute to meetings, one-to-ones and team / organisational changes
To cancel a place on a course, please give as much notice as possible to allow someone else to take your place. You may be charged for late notice of cancellation or non-attendance.