Headway Essex provides training in issues that affect those living with acquired brain injury (including stroke).
This is part of our vision to help the wider community understand the causes and effects of acquired brain injury and the healthcare questions it raises.
Over 400 people trained to date
94% of attendees rated our training as ‘very good’ or ‘excellent’
Over 80% confirmed that their knowledge level had greatly improved following training
Current Core Courses
Understanding Brain Injury
Other Core Courses (Available on Demand)
Brain Injury Needs Indicator (BINI) training
Managing Behaviors That Challenge Following Acquired Brain Injury
Sexual Health and Relationships following Acquired Brain Injury
We also offer tailored ‘in-house’ training courses where we come to you. These are perfect for social care teams, health professionals, care agencies and other related organisations – where a whole team would benefit from specific brain injury training.
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Who are the courses aimed at?
Allied Medical Professionals
Meet our trainer
Steve Shears, MSc Psychology, Bsc (Hons) Psychology, Dip PST, HG Dip MBACP
Steve Shears is the former Training Manager for Headway UK, the brain injury association Headway Essex is affiliated with. He is an accredited Counsellor/Psychotherapist with the British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy. He is a renowned Psychotherapist and Trainer in a whole range of brain injury and behavioural issues.