Training opportunities

Use this page to find out about family violence and sexual violence related trainings available around Auckland as well as trainings provided by WAVES Trust.

WAVES is also able to design trainings or workshops to meet the particular needs of your agency.  Recent trainings have included-

  • family violence and abuse awareness trainings for in-home caregivers
  • family violence awareness for employers
  • family violence screening advice
  • impact of family violence on children (including training for Police)
  • workshops for teachers on recognising and responding to children living with family violence

WAVES also works with other agencies to deliver education opportunities, eg.

  • cultural awareness workshops in collaboration with Auckland Council, Settling In, and Ethnic service providers. 
  • legal education workshops with Waitakere Community Law Service
  • hosting community information sessions for MSD (eg. The Green Paper for Vulnerable Children)
  • contributing to family violence awareness trainings within other organisations

the_WAVE.jpgContact us to discuss training options to meet your particular needs.

Phone WAVES on 09 838 4834  or email administrator@waves.org.nz

Training News

Apr
20
Training
Engaging with Trauma is a practical, interactive workshop that uses a range of awareness and sensory modulation tools to aid in the development of resilience, emotional processing skills and safe grounding when working with people who have experienced trauma.1 June, 9.00am - 4.00pm, Butterfly Creek, Papillon room 10 Tom Pearce Drive, Auckland
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Apr
20
Training
Child Family Community Australia (CFCA) webinar. Wednesday 2 May 2018, 3-4pm NZST, online. This webinar will outline emerging evidence on developmental differences in children that are linked to exposure to early adversity and toxic stress. In particular, this webinar will highlight four key developmental differences and the implications for psychologists, mental health social workers and therapeutic specialists.
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Apr
13
Training
21-22nd May, 9am to 1pm, both days. $195+gst pp for both days. Mt Eden War Memorial Hall. This workshop is aimed at those working with complex trauma. We will cover the effect trauma can have on the developing brain and more importantly, how to realistically and effectively intervene to make a difference.
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Apr
13
Training
A cross-cultural trauma informed approach. RASNZ are hosting workshops for both health and allied, and non-health professionals. Auckland - 23 Apr; 14 May 2018 (one day workshop for health and allied professionals), Auckland - 24 Apr; 15 May 2018 (half day workshop for non-health professionals)
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Apr
13
Training
Auckland, 25-27 July 2018. Free. Places limited. This cultural training has been developed to target qualified Pacific practitioners such as social workers, counsellors etc., either working specifically with Pacific families in the area of family violence or who are working with Pacific families and deal with family violence incidences or support as part of their wider work.
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Apr
06
Training
From GROW Ltd. A workshop for those working with young people who are self-harming on a regular basis. These workshops are designed for anyone working with young people including clinicians, educators, medical and criminal justice professionals, school counsellors, social and youth workers, and concerned individuals. Auckland – Wednesday, 20 June 2018
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