Dealing with Stress and Trauma
You are an expert or manager in the field of international cooperation or an accompanying partner.
OBJECTIVES AND CONTENT
In this course, you will prepare for possible factors of strain and stress in your country of deployment, and you will learn how to handle people in exceptional circumstances and situations of extraordinary pressure. The course also teaches how to behave appropriately in a post-traumatic society.
This course offers you the following contents:
Potential factors of strain during deployments abroad
Types and impacts of stress, crises and extreme situations
Dealing with people in exceptional circumstances and situations of extraordinary pressure
Dealing with emotions after traumatic experiences
Personal limits and professional help
Specialist input and discussions
Individual, pair and small group work
Exercises and role playing
NUMBER OF PARTICIPANTS
If you have already attended the 1-day training course about self and stress management as a member of the GIZ, we recommend you to take this course as a refresher to deepen your knowledge at least 6 months later.
Contains the offer of practical consultations after departure.
This course is available for accompanying partners.
COURSE DATES 2019
DURATION & TIME
Wednesday and Thursday or
Thursday and Friday
Wednesday and Thursday:
8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.