Date: 7 October 2022
Time: 12:00pm – 1:30pm
Speaker : Mr SB Viknesan – Monash University
Location : Hybrid (Available On Zoom and at CapitaSpring [Tickets for In Person Required])

The Brown Bag Series aims to inspire working professional to develop a passion for lifelong learning. We are excited to bring to you a series of free workshops that would help you learn new skills and gain competencies to level up your career.

The Brown Bag Workshops (7th Oct – 4th Nov 22) are part of a 5-part series organised by HeadHunt to help Singaporeans remain employable. The workshops will consist of the following segments :

  • Information Session – Gain a better understanding of the programme structure and admission requirements.
  • Experience Class – Experience a sample class and learn about the latest trending topics related to the programme.

For our Brown Bag Session on 7th Oct, Mr SB Viknesan from Monash University will be speaking on the topic of Motivational Interviewing Skills in Counselling.

Motivational Interviewing Skills in Counselling

Speaker :
Mr SB Viknesan
Senior Counsellor, National Addictions Management Service
ExCo Member, Association of Professionals Specialising in Addictions Counselling
Board Member and Honorary Secretary, Singapore Anti-Narcotics Association
Council Member, National Council Against Drug Abuse
Monash University

Synopsis :
Senior Counsellor Viknesan will give you an abridged version of Motivational Interviewing (MI) skills in this session. MI is a counselling method that involves enhancing a patient’s motivation to change by means of four guiding principles: Engaging, Focusing, Evoking and Planning.

Ticket Types

Ticket Type 1 – Virtual Free Ticket

– Entitles you to attend the virtual session via Zoom. The Unique Zoom link will be sent to you 1 day before the event

Ticket Type 2 – Physical Free Ticket [Includes Lunch ] ($5 Refundable Deposit) – In Person (Limited Seats)

– Entitles you to attend the physical in person session at CapitaSpring. The actual location of the Talk will be provided in the confirmation email after you sign up.

– Lunch and Learn – Each participant would be provided 1 x Subway Sandwich (Egg Mayo) after the session ends.

– $5 Refundable Deposit – As there are limited seats and to ensure that no seats are wasted, a $5 Refundable deposit will be collected upon registration and it would refunded to participants that attend the actual event in person.

Brown Bag Workshop Schedule – 7th October to 4th November

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