Dealing with Stress and Trauma

PARTICIPANTS

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

METHODS

  • Specialist input and discussions

  • Case studies

  • Individual, pair and small group work

  • Exercises and role playing

NUMBER OF PARTICIPANTS

5-14

LANGUAGES

English, German

REMARKS

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

31.01.-01.02.
28.02.-01.03.
28.03.-29.03.
25.04.-26.04.

29.05.-30.05.
27.06.-28.06.
25.07.-26.07.
29.08.-30.08.

26.09.-27.09.
30.10.-31.10.
28.11.-29.11.

DURATION & TIME

2 days
Wednesday and Thursday or
Thursday and Friday

Wednesday and Thursday:
8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.

Friday:
8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

LOCATION

Bonn-Röttgen, Germany

PRICE

750,00 €

COURSE

FACE-TO FACE 

BOOKING NUMBER

(PS-DS)