Physical Self-Protection and Disengaging Skills
One Day Program Program
This one-day introductory program exposes staff to non-violent self protection and disengaging skills. Moreover, it is designed to enhance safety while preserving the therapeutic relationship between the client and staff member.
Learn to assess and recognize the signs of an imminent assault;
Learn further about the gift of fear known also as survival intuition;
Enhance their awareness of personal strengths and limitations;
Identify supportive and defensive body positioning approaches;
Build and enhance their awareness of body movement, and quadrants of vulnerability;
Learn to use psychological distraction and evasion skills;
Practice disengaging from strikes, kicks, punches, grabs, chokes, hair pulls and bites;
Learn further about post crisis stress reaction and self-care.