Cork charity Ag Eisteacht is running an ABLE brief intervention training course in Cork and Dublin for practitioners working in health, social care and community settings. The ABLE (Adopt a relational approach, Build, Listen and Empower) model develops practitioners’ ability to build relationships and to manage boundaries. The training is approved for CPD purposes by Social Care Ireland, Irish Association of Speech and Language Therapists ( IASLT), Irish Academy of Audiologists ( IAOA), the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Ireland, the Irish Association of Social Workers, the Irish College of General Practitioners, the Faculty of Nursing and Midwifery at the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland and the Department of Education. The three-day course takes place in Cork on November 18 and December 4 and 5 at Northridge House Education Centre, Castle Road, Blackrock, Cork. The Dublin training will take place on October 22 and November 5 and 6 at The Wisdom Centre, 25 Cork St, Dublin 8. Tickets €250-€300, via Eventbrite. You can also contact Ag Eisteacht on 021 4536556 or email Susan on email@example.com
Patsy Atkinson is a Cork-based independent communications professional who is working with Ag Eisteacht to support the charity’s vision and work.