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Communicating With Clients using Mobile Technology & On-Line Counselling
For: Professionals
Provided by: Solutions On Site and Lawrence Murphy

Date and Time

Mon Feb 8, 2016 (This event is over)
9:00 - 4:00pm


London, ON

Event Description

While using mobile technologies in communicating with clients can offer unique possibilities, training is essential to address the unique issues and prevent problems that can and do arise. Don’t miss this opportunity to learn the essentials in corresponding with clients using modern day technology.

This workshop will provide participants with a solid grounding in the various aspects of using mobile technologies in communication with and counselling their clients. Participants will learn about Internet security, considerations in employing mobile devices in communicating with clients and other important aspect of the technology. The variety of smart phone-based modalities and software options will be compared and evaluated. Time will be spent reviewing policies and procedures relevant to mobile communication with clients and clinical techniques that enhance the therapeutic effectiveness of text-based methods like email and text-chat. Recent research undertaken by the presenter and his colleagues that explored communication online and in text will be reviewed and lessons learned will be presented. Attention will be given to establishing and strengthening the therapeutic alliance in text, as well as to a variety of writing techniques including Presence Techniques.
$185 plus hst, group rates available. To register, visit www.SOSWorkshops.ca or e-mail [email protected] 226-268-2397

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