Integrating Mindfulness into Counselling Practices
Integrating Mindfulness into Counselling Practices (5) Anxiety & Depression
Course Code: PT-201201
Date: 9/12 & 16/12/2020
Time: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Venue: Room 906, 9/F, No.9, Shing Mun Road, Tsuen Wan
Trainer: Mrs. Winnie LEE
Target: Social Workers, Counselors, Clinical Psychologists and other helping professionals
Fee: Original Fee︰ $1,800
Early bird fee ︰ $1,600 (On or before 18/11/2020)
Two persons enrolling together: $1,400 for each person
Introduction:Mindfulness practice is highly helpful to counsellors in developing therapeutic qualities such as presence,compassion, acceptance, equanimity, and avoiding burnout. Mindfulness-based interventions also help our clients to become experts on their own lives and unfold their wisdom in coping with stress and difficulties.
This training programme is designed to enable you to incorporate mindfulness into your counselling practice and particularly in helping clients with depression or anxiety problems.
Through active participation in mindfulness practices, case study, role play, group sharing and discussion.
Day 1: Becoming a Mindful Counsellor
(Learn the basics of Mindful Counselling and develop the core mindfulness skills of focused attention, openness, allowing, lovingkindness, self-compassion, and equanimity.)
1. Bringing Mindfulness into the Counselling Room
2. Cultivating Mindfulness in the Therapeutic Relationship
3. Bringing Loving-Kindness and Compassion to Practice
Day 2: Integrating Mindfulness into Counselling Practices
(Conceptual learning, Case studies, skills demonstration and skills practice through role-playing.)
1. The Mindfulness Paradigm of Anxiety/ Depression
2. Mindfulness-based approach to Anxiety/Depression treatment
3. Mindfulness Practices for clients with anxiety/depression
4. Introducing mindfulness practices to clients
Target︰Suitable for helping professionals. Preferences will be given to people who have attended MBCT /MBSR 8 week training courses or acquired mindfulness training, and have regular mindfulness practices.
Participants with 80% or above attendance would be granted certificates
Mrs Winnie LEE 李劉穎瑩女士
Senior Counselling and Training Consultant
Registered Counselling Psychologist & Associate Fellow, HKPS
Registered Educational Psychologist, HCPC UK
Approved Supervisor, ACA and HKPCA
Trainer in Mindfulness-Based Cognitive Therapy
Certificate in Emotion-Focused Therapy
Mrs Winnie Lee has over 30 years’ experience working in the education and counselling field. She started her career as a Social Worker in the Family Services of the Social Welfare Department in HK, then she was employed as a Child and Educational Psychologist in Australia for 9 years before working as a Counselling Psychologist in a local university for over 20 years. She now works privately as a counselling psychologist and a part-time lecturer cum clinical supervisor in local universities.
With her many professional qualifications and extensive work experiences, Mrs Lee is well experienced in counselling cases of different nature including emotional problems, stress and anxiety, parenting, couple/family relationships, children with behavioural and emotional difficulties, mental health issues and other personal issues. She is knowledgeable in conducting a wide range of psychological assessments and training programmes for counsellors, teachers and parents.