At-the-ready trauma self-help & support strategies...



Resilience Based Trauma Training

Trauma 1st-Aid & Self-Help Clinic

                 Bill Cropper
               07-3352 5979

1-day Trauma First-Aid Clinic on Resilience-Building & Trauma-Resistance Self-Help & Support Strategies

for managers, supervisors, OHS/HR specialists, teachers, school admin and support staff, relief workers, peer supports and all other staff 

to help yourself and your colleagues handle trauma




Mates Rates Special available till January 31


~ Details Below ~

Is trauma something that concerns you at work?

G’day – Bill Cropper here.  In one of my clinics a while ago I was struck by how visibly shaken one person was as she revealed her story of a caustic co-worker who'd relentlessly tyrannised her. It reminded me we don’t always take as much notice of trauma as we should – and that you don’t have to be in an accident or emergency to be affected by trauma.

I'm convinced a lot of troubling behaviour we come across at work stems from work-based trauma of some sort. Trauma left untended can keep on triggering distressing reactions, drain our reserves of resilience, affect how we behave, how we cope at work and our ability to do our jobs.

Do something positive to address work-based trauma in 2018...

·       Learn ways to look after yourself and look-out for your workmates

·       Pick-up valuable first-aid tools, tips and strategies to resist trauma

·       Strengthen your leader role as emotional caretaker and trauma-support

cid:image008.png@01D35D4D.658275F0Book into one of our early 2018 Resilience-Based Trauma-Training clinics coming up in a region near you.

I’m also ready to run this program In-House and publicly at other locations too if you’ve got a core of interest people in your community (get in touch)...

Call Bill Today: 0429-687 513

 "I thoroughly enjoyed this session – very pertinent and real-life. The activities were useful and very engaging. Content was great and Bill's knowledge of the topic was excellent. Being more aware of the warning signs to identify trauma, and practising hands-on first-aid strategies to help was most useful”

Ally T, Qld Government Service Centre

Trauma happens to you on the inside...

Resisting it relies on what you can do to help yourself (or others). There's a lot of benefit to be had from working on your own trauma-resistance management strategies – and this clinic revolves around a set of Trauma-Resistance and Resilience-Building tools that can help you do that.

Trauma reduction and resistance strategies like the ones I cover in this clinic may be needed more and more in future, as our ever-busier workplaces count the cost of stressful work environments, oppressive cultures, toxic teams, over-bearing bosses, disengagement, lack of empathy and support, and strained relationships.

Read more on Building Resilience and Resisting Trauma at Work 

“I really enjoyed this training and it's so important to complete to get an awareness of trauma. The activities and handbook were most useful as was the awareness that anyone can be a support.”

Erin, Dept Justice & Attorney-General

Resilience-Based Trauma Training




"Relevant, helpful, well-presented and well-explained. I plan to refer to the pocket guide often. I don't like trainings I didn't nominate for but Bill did such a good job that I was keen to engage for the whole session.” Alice, Cairns Courts

Reserve you & your mates a place today! 

What inspired Resilience-Based Trauma Training?  It’s had a lot to do with my involvement over the last 15 years, helping workplaces build emotional intelligence capacities such as self-management, resilience, mindfulness, positivity, connectivity and focus – all sources of trauma resistance self-help and support strategies, as I’ve since found out.

7 compelling reasons to come along to this hands-on clinic...

ü I want a working knowledge of trauma - its affects & warning signs

ü I care about the well-being of colleagues & staff and want to help them

ü I want to pick-up valuable trauma first-aid tools, tips & strategies 

ü I want to be able to look after myself and look-out for my workmates

ü I want ways to build resilience and reduce or resist trauma in my teams

ü I want to better fulfil my role as emotional caretaker and trauma-support

ü I want to minimise the impact of trauma being a drain on well-being

Oh – and there's a mates rates special for registrations received by January 30th 2018 – Details below


Course Outline  ~  Brochure to share  ~  Article to read

"Definitely well worth attending. An informative, relevant and engaging session clearly presented with useful practical activities and ways to self-help.” Angela, DSITIA

Turn the tables on Trauma at Work…

Track and contain trauma using our 5 Trauma-Resistors and Resilience-Builders – self-help tools to help you feel more in control and to be able to  assist others more effectively


Resilience-Based Trauma Training can benefit anyone who wants to pick up basic self-help practices to support themselves or help colleagues to handle trauma - whether  it's  incident, accident or work-based, direct or indirect.

This clinic is also for those who play a part in trauma support or want to lift their ability to be of more potential help - line managers, supervisors, OHS or /HR co-ordinators and peer supporters.

Resilience-Based Trauma Training comes with a Trauma Self-Help & Support Pocket Guide to use yourself and to help others back at work.

No psychology or role plays… Just real tools to test out for yourself!

Please Note - this first-aid, self-help clinic for trauma-support is not to be mistaken for clinical, procedural or therapy-based trauma-care - which are beyond its scope. It's also not to be seen as a substitute for proper professional trauma-counselling and support.

"Really relevant to work and life with a very engaging presenter who obviously knows it and lives it. You are very good at what you do and thanks for the great little pocket guide for reference" Bernadette, Queensland Courts Service


Nominate On-Line or Download Form to Email back

Subscribe* to pay less… Come along with a colleague and save more!

2018  Mates Rates Earlybird Fees…  [ Discount CODE: RBTT-0118 ]

SUBSCRIBE to Save*            Full Fee Non-Members $495 (GST inc)

              Single $440         2 places $792 ($396pp)         3 places $1100 ($366pp)

EXTRA Savings for more than 3!  4th place or more… $330 each

[ Use Discount CODE: RBTT-0118 on registration form]

    REGISTER first to reserve your place… (option to pay on invoice)

·        Subscribe* to be eligible for discounts or Full Fee applies (*can subscribe with registration)

·        Prices include GST… Pay on registration or within 14 days of invoice & prior to attendance

·        Small groups, average 8-10 (max 16) – a safe place to practise

·        Inclusions: Tuition, comprehensive self-coaching Guide, light lunch and refreshments

·        Venue: Wellington Apartment Hotel E. Brisbane; Centrepoint Motor Inn Rockhampton;  Hervey Bay Hotel Pialba; Park Motor Inn Toowoomba; Ibis Styles Hotel Cairns; Seagulls Resort Townsville; Other CBD venues advised on registration

·        Timing: 8.30 am – 4.45 pm

07-4068 7591… Register On-line or EMAIL completed Form

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And Yes – we can come to you too…

We can run Resilience-Based Trauma Training directly with staff and leader groups or work with leaders and peer supports

on ways to integrate RBTT sessions in regular team meetings

Ask about in-house programs for your leader groups or teams

Individual and small group coaching also provided on request

Get in touch through our online enquiry form or…

cid:image012.png@01D27B48.6C96CE50  Call Bill Cropper on 0429-687 513

For other programs and dates check our on-line Course Calendar

If you’d like to have a conversation with me about trauma at work; what you can do about it as part of well-being or safe-workplace initiatives; or want to explore how Resilience-Based Trauma Training might benefit your organisation, please get in touch.

You can reach me through our on-line enquiry form or call: 0429-687 513

I look forward to working with you or your staff on this essential workplace wellbeing initiative – and please forward this message on to others who might be keen to start taking steps for building resilience and working on ways to turn the tables on trauma at work.


Bill Cropper

Bill Cropper Director

The Change Forum






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