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16/01/2021 - 23/01/2021

9:30 am - 12:30 pm

Through this Emotional Skills Support Workshop, the CoEJ Wellbeing Network is aims to offer online training to enable you to support people in the community. This can include those who may be supporting family, volunteers making calls to vulnerable people, or even those who simply want to learn some new skills and practice them.

Due to high demand for this course, we are please to be running the 16th edition of the Emotional Support Skills Workshop on 16 January 2021, followed by a mandatory reflection circle on Saturday, 23 January 2021.

This program is aimed at offering individuals the opportunity to develop skills pertaining to raising the mental health of community members and in doing so, adding value to the conversations already taking place. It will give participants the opportunity to practice and learn the following:

1. Stress Container Model
2. ALGEE Model for Wellbeing Triage
3. Phone Communication Skills
4. Questioning Skills
5. Active Listening
6. Empathy
7. Signposting


The Workshop is facilitated by Br Ammar Farishta of Fitrus Training, a certified Mental Health First Aider who specialises in mental health and capacity building training, and Sr. Fatema Rahemani, a primary school teacher who has completed her undergraduate studies in psychology and her postgraduate studies in child development.


Course Fee (Non-Refundable):

CoEJ Jamaat Members: £10

Non-Members: £20

Please note that bookings will not be accepted until payment has been received.



Workshop: Saturday, 16 January 2021 – 9.30am-12.30pm GMT

Mandatory Reflection Circle: Saturday, 23 January 2021 – 9.30am-10.30am GMT


Login details will be sent out to confirmed participants prior to 16 January 2021.


SPACES ARE LIMITED. We advise you register early to avoid disappointment.


As mentioned above, for the purposes of supervision as well as self-reflective work on your new-found skills, there will be a follow-up reflection circle you will be required to attend as part of this workshop.


NB: Demand is high and spaces are limited. Your registration indicates your commitment to attend this session. Last-minute cancellations and no-shows are a waste of community resources. Please note that there will be no refunds issued once you have registered.


Bookings are closed for this event.

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