POD Training Packs (PDF)

Date added:
02 Feb 15
The aim of POD training exercises are to:
  • enhance your existing collaborative skills,
  • refresh your collaborative learning, develop new skills with collaborative colleagues in your POD;
  • provide tips to take away with practical ideas to enhance your collaborative practice;
  • encourage the building of relations with POD colleagues from different disciplines;
  • promote team working for the benefit of our collaborative clients and the generation of new collaborative work within PODs;
  • promote the development of POD protocols for successful collaborative working.
POD Pack #1: Building our interdisciplinary communities

This session is designed to focus on the importance of the multi-disciplinary community in collaborative work with clients:
  • How does the community add value for clients?
  • How to improve the cost effectiveness of accessing different experts at different stages;
  • Synergy of working together for the benefit of clients;
  • Aftercare that can be offered to separating couples
POD Pack #2: Involving a family consultant in a collaborative case

This session focuses on a role play between two collaborative practitioners, their clients and a family consultant. The role play runs through tough issues to consider, such as:
  • When is best to introduce the role of the Family Consultant?
  • How to define the role of the Family Consultant for clients;
  • How much information should be given to the Family Consultant about the couple dynamic?
POD Pack #3: Matching our clients to the collaborative process

This training pack considers the process of screening clients for the collaborative process:
  • Why do we screen?
  • What themes need to be considered during a screening process?
  • When do we screen?
  • How do we screen? What should we ask?
  • Provides example screening questions and top tips.
The exercises look at the value of asking open and reflective questions, listening actively and reflecting and summarising with the client.
How to order:

Members of Resolution can download the POD packs for free.

POD training packs are available in PDF digital format only.