Live Virtual Workshops
Questions in Counselling
The Art and Skill
Credit Hours (CEC)
Questions in Counselling - Live Virtual Workshop - April 13, 2023; 10am-1pm Central Time
Early rate expires 03/24/2023
Upon completion, participants should be able to:
- Describe the influence of good questions
- Define problematic questions
- Identify skills to ask more effective question
- Categorize types of questions
*Please allow only the registered individual(s) to view webinar materials
Method of Delivery
Presentation, experiential practice, personal reflection, delivered electronically
Some of the Topics Included
- Why Questions?
- What Gets in the Way of Asking Good Questions?
- The Art of Effective Questions
- Recognizing Power, Privilege, and Vulnerability in Your Questions
- Choosing the Right Words
- Problematic Questions
- Categories of Questions
This is an introductory- intermediate level workshop geared towards counsellors, therapists, social workers, and helpers who are curious in nature and want to improve their ability to ask effective questions.
Trainer: John Koop Harder
John has been working as a therapist and trainer for over 20 years. He is a Registered Social Worker who holds a Master of Social Work degree. John is a contributing author of our Counselling Insights and Counselling in Relationships books. Much of John’s career has centred on working with children, youth, adults, and families dealing with crisis and trauma. While he has a diverse practice, he has particular interest and specialized experience in working with individuals and families impacted by mental health concerns, violence, post-war trauma recovery, gender/sexuality issues, and sexual abuse recovery. John’s work is also informed by his international experiences working with individuals and communities impacted by civil war and ethnic conflicts in Colombia, Albania, and Northern Ireland. John believes people are their own best experts and already have many of the skills, abilities, and competencies that will assist them to address the challenges influencing their lives. John is a warm and engaging facilitator who values interactive learning experiences. Read blogs written by John here.