NOTE: Training Programme is currently suspended while it is being developed (October 2023)


Working with Survivors of Torture

Workshop Overview

  • Defining Torture
  • History of torture
  • Types of torture
  • Psychological Consequences of Torture
  • Trauma and Complex Trauma
  • How to work with a survivor of torture

Cultural Competency

Workshop Overview

  • What is Culture?
  • Four Levels of Cultural Awareness
  • Intercultural Communication Styles
  • Relationships
  • Time, Environment and Language
  • Cultural Awareness




Working with Interpreters

Workshop Overview

  • Using an Interpreter: Why and When
  • Who to use and who not to use
  • Types of Interpreting
  • Managing your interpreting needs
  • Before, During and After the consultation
  • Rules and Roles
  • Mental Health Interpreting
trauma care

Vicarious Trauma and Self Care

Workshop Overview

  • Vicarious Trauma
  • Burnout
  • Types of Self-care
  • Stress
  • Organisational Impact
  • Self-care plan