Building Rapport: Joining through Special Interests

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Building Rapport: Joining through Special Interests

In this virtual Lunch & Learn presentation, you will learn multiple and unique ways to join and build rapport with clients in session.

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About this event

Ever feel stuck with a new client, like you cannot relate on any level? In this 1 hour virtual presentation, participants will be able to learn different techniques to use in session in order to join and build rapport with their new (or old) client. This presentation will cover techniques and special interests that can be used with clients in varying age ranges, from children to adults.


Participants will be able to:

  • learn and implement joining and rapport building techniques to use with clients in session.


*This program is approved for 1 hour of continuing education by WestGate TCN dba EMERGE Family Therapy Center under its accreditation by the state of South Carolina Board of Examiners for Licensed Professional Counselors, Marriage and Family Therapists, Social Work, and Psychoeducational Specialist. WestGate TCN (EMERGE) is an approved provider of Play Therapy Education #08-235.

*EMERGE FTC does not discriminate against students or clients based on age, ancestry, color, disability or handicap, national, origin, race, religion, gender, sexual or affectional, orientation, gender identity, appearance, matriculation, political affiliation, marital status, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Play Therapy credit will not be awarded to non-mental health professionals.

*This event will be completely virtual. No lunch provided.



What entrance to the building do I use for the event?

There will be signs outside directing you to the correct entrance. The event will be held on the bottom floor training room of EMERGE. You will enter in the side door of the building (to the right of the parking lot, facing the building) by the concrete staircase.

How can I contact the organizer with any questions?

For questions please contact the Workshop Coordinator, Ann Kent, or the CEU Workshop Director, Sarah Gervais, at

What is the Refund Policy?

Refunds will be permitted up to 7 days prior to the event. If you need a refund, please contact the Workshop Coordinator, Ann Kent at for your refund request to be processed.

Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?

You do not need a printed ticket. Save a copy of your email confirmation for your records.

Can I update my registration information?

If you need to change or update your registration information, please contact Ann Kent at

Is my registration fee or ticket transferrable?

Your ticket may only be used for this event.

Is it ok if the name on my ticket or registration doesn't match the person who attends?

The name on the ticket needs to match the name of the person attending the event. If you plan to buy a ticket for someone else, make sure to register with the name and email of the person planning to attend the event.

How do I receive CE credit for this workshop?

After the workshop you will receive an online evaluation. Once your evaluation is submitted electronically, you will be emailed a copy of your workshop certificate.

How is EMERGE approaching safety during COVID19?

All who enter the building will be screened for COVID19. Limited tickets are available for in person events, and we are offering online tickets for some CE Events. For those who attend in person, face masks are available and seating is spaced 6 feet apart. Our workshop rooms are also sanitized before and after events.