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This one day workshop will teach you how to build resilience. You'll learn strategies focused on being adaptable and flexible to challenging situations. You will also gain a clear awareness of your emotional state and how you can maintain motivation and positivity in your life.

Additional Information: Key Topics:
The key topics for this course are:
- What is resilience? Characteristics of resilience
- Cultivating resilience
- Physiology and psychology of challenging situations
- Strategies for being resilient
- Mindfulness and positive psychology
- Emotional Intelligence
- Resilience in the face of organisational change
- Resilience in the face of conflict
- Resilience in the face of constructive feedback
- Resilience in the face of the media and community “spotlight”
- Practical application of techniques during unpredictable and unplanned challenging situations
- Organisational support and frameworks (including ACT Government Respect, Equity and Diversity (RED) Framework and APS equivalent guidelines)

Learning Outcomes:
At the end of the session learners will be able to:
- Define resilience
- Describe the physiological and psychological changes that happen during times of stress
- Identify and apply strategies for cultivating resilience in the context of change, conflict, and when receiving feedback
- Outline steps to increase resilience during unpredictable and unplanned challenging situations
- Identify where to get support and assistance.

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