14 August 2020

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Christian Counseling is rooted in the Bible and a two-thousand year tradition of loving pastoral care to facilitate the kind of cure

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The workshops are aimed at expanding the professional development of pastors, teachers, social ...

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Inter Trauma Nexus offers a professional supervision program for counsellors, pastors and care workers. There will be an information sharing session on 20 February 2020 at 14h00

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Inter Trauma Nexus is launching the Association for Chritian Ministries.

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Warning Signs of Social Media and Internet Addiction:
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In MyWelstand gesels Jacques Botes en Dr Barbara Louw oor heelpersoon welstand vanuit insiggewende verskillende perspektiewe.

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These books give you an overview of dealing with trauma, embitterment, employee assistance and employee wellness...

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Most people expect to walk into a counsellor’s office and after an hour emerge problem free,

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A Sensible Vision :
A Practical Model to efficiently support people to put trauma behind them

Author: Barbara Louw

Publisher: Aquilla Advisors

Address: PO Box 1347, Menlyn Central, 0077, RSA

Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Tel: +27 83 700 1441

First Print: 2011

ISBN 9781920290931 (Video)

A Sensible Vision is testimony to how inherent talent and passion for a God-given calling to help people can be realized. This vision or dream developed over time to be practical and prudent. This book is a demonstration of a dream that came to earth and made a difference in the lives of people.

This book is for you, if you are passionate about helping traumatized people.

  • It is for the professional working in the field of human sciences and who has general training in dealing with people, but needs to refine an approach in dealing with people in crisis or trauma.
  • Small business owners and managers will benefit from this book, because it gives practical guidance on dealing with trauma in their workplace, without confusing the employer-employee relationship.
  • A friend who is concerned about another friend or a family member will get guidance on how to help and when to seek other avenues of help.
  • It is for the member of a community who wants to reach out to people who need support, but can’t afford to pay professional fees.
  • It is for the member of a congregation who feel that there is a calling from God to help people carry their burdens in life.
  • This book is for students who are venturing from the study environment to practical work in their community.

This book will enable you to get the big picture of what trauma is and how it impacts people. You will be guided to understand the concept of trauma, be made aware of its impact, responses and accompanying stressors. It will guide you to understand and apply the principles of making a difference, being sensitive, offering appropriate face-to-face trauma support, knowing when and how to refer your client or friend.

The purpose of the book is to enable you to help your clients to use their unique life stories as points of departure on the road to putting trauma behind them and finding hope.

You will find practical guidelines and applicable suggestions that you can use to assist your client on a road to healing, wholeness and forgiveness. The solutions focused concepts discussed in this book is tried and tested for than 20 years and we use the timeless Biblical message of hope.

2020 FOCUS

We help people to put trauma behind them and grow towards wholeness.

After 22 years of ministry we are still committed to empower people to help others. There is a growing need in various South African communities for formal and informal training. We are expanding our network base to be able to share more theoretical knowledge and offer practical skills transfer to equip community member to offer practical victim support. Training will include continuous professional development training and formal training.

Looking for more information on formal and informal training.

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Coaching and Mentoring

Our Coaching and Mentoring programme offers the opportunity for contracted partnership for selected professional affiliates and students.

The programme includes skills transfer, supervision, ongoing practical input from our management team as well as the prospect be part of Inter Trauma Nexus’ referral network.

Once again, thank you for support and participation. We hope you enjoy the 2020 training and look forward walking the road with you.