ESCB Training: Preparing for Difficult Conversations, 30 November 2022, 9.30am-12.00pm (virtual)

Closes 23 Nov 2022

Opened 10 Jan 2022


Please ensure you have read the ESCB Charging and Cancellation policy before completing this application, as non-attendance or late-notice cancellation will result in a charge. 

Target audience: This is a workshop for building your confidence in preparing and holding challenging conversations using cycles of change theory, motivational interviewing and early help resources. This workshop is aimed at anyone who works with children and families in Essex.

The learning Outcomes are as follows:

  • Being able to identify where a family/individual may be at in their own cycle of change and how to frame your conversations using this theory.
  • Using Motivational interviewing to engage a family/individual in change talk and planning.
  • Feeling comfortable in setting the scene and having a difficult conversation using the skills and strategies shared throughout the workshop.

This is a virtual training course and delegates will be sent an invitation via Microsoft Teams to join the event. Please note that your email address may be visible to other delegates on the Microsoft Teams invite.


  • All Areas


  • Anyone from any background


  • Support for children