Apply specialist interpersonal and counselling interview skills
This unit focuses on sector demand and explores therapeutic engagement skills (including micro-skills) and tools which will assist you in building rapport, gathering information and creating a positive engagement

Increase the safety of individuals at risk of suicide
This unit focuses on sector demand and will support you to identify and manage immediate suicide risk, develop a safety plan and mobilise access to emergency/support networks to minimise risk and create protective factors.

Provide services to people with co-existing mental health and alcohol and other drugs issues
This unit focuses on sector demand and explored the complex cooccurrence of people living with mental illness and the concept of ‘self-medication’. You will focus on seeing the individual in their context by assessing their capacity and partnering with them to create safety and trust to support them reach their goals.

Implement trauma-informed care
This unit focuses on sector demand and highlights the relevance of trauma important it is to understand. It will assist you to understand the impact of trauma, how common it is and how to promote a safe trauma-informed environment for your clients.