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Peer Support Worker Training from Together

If you’ve experienced mental distress and would like to utilise your experience, why not get training to become a peer support worker? It’s organised by Together, the mental wellbeing charity.

The training comprises of eight sessions being held at St. Peter’s Church, Walworth. 

  • Session 1 – An introduction to peer support                   26th November 2012 10:30 – 3
  • Session 2 – The role of peer support workers                 27th November 2012 10:30 – 3
  • Session 3 – Communication Skills                                      3rd   December 2012 10:30 – 3
  • Session 4 – Sharing Your Story                                           4th   December 2012 10:30 – 3
  • Session 5 – Supporting your peers I                                  10th December 2012 10:30 – 3
  • Session 6 – Supporting your peers II                                 11th December 2012 10:30 – 3
  • Session 7 – Peer Support Techniques & Outcomes        17th December 2012 10:30 – 2
  • Session 8 – Supporting Ourselves as Peer Supporters   10th January      2013 10:30 – 3

 

You can read the full training description by clicking here: Peer Support Worker Training – Overview

Deadline for applications is Thursday 22nd November. Please complete the application form by clicking here – and send back to Ant Oxley, Southwark Your Way Lead – aoxley-yourway@together-uk.org.

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54 Camberwell Road, London, SE5 0EN
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