Suggested time: 1.5 hours
OverviewBrief interventions and other opportunities and conversations can help you establish a rapport with a young person.
Once you have established a rapport and gained enough information about the young person, the next step often entails a plan of action and goal-setting. This topic provides a brief overview of some basic steps towards negotiating a plan of action and discusses relevant problem-solving strategies.
Each of these steps could entail the use of brief and opportunistic discussion.
Key issues7.1 Negotiating a plan of action using problem-solving and goal-setting skills
7.2 Problem-solving and setting goals