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Prevention and safeguarding

Free Online Interactive Session: Trauma Informed Practice in The Context of COVID-19

This course provides an introduction to good practice in recognising and sensitively responding to people who have experienced trauma, with a particular focus of COVID-19 on survivors' mental wellbeing. In an addition to developing an understanding how trauma impacts on people and how COVID-19 might be (re)traumatising, you will explore what a trauma informed approach looks including how to work remotely in a trauma informed way. You will have the opportunity to reflect on your practice and will take away some practical tools to help you respond in a more trauma informed way when you work with service users.

14 Jul 2020

Free Online Training Session: Working with Domestic Violence During Covid-19

This course provides an overview of what domestic abuse is, including the types of abuse that have become more prevalent during COVID-19. Good practice in relation to asking about domestic abuse, responding effectively to disclosures and risk management whilst social distancing measures remain in place will be discussed. It will also provide you with information on relevant support services.

16 Jul 2020

Free Online Interactive Session: Trauma Informed Practice in The Context of COVID-19

This course provides an introduction to good practice in recognising and sensitively responding to people who have experienced trauma, with a particular focus of COVID-19 on survivors' mental wellbeing. In an addition to developing an understanding how trauma impacts on people and how COVID-19 might be (re)traumatising, you will explore what a trauma informed approach looks including how to work remotely in a trauma informed way. You will have the opportunity to reflect on your practice and will take away some practical tools to help you respond in a more trauma informed way when you work with service users.

27 Jul 2020

Free Online Interactive Training Session: Managing The Effects of Secondary Trauma

Managing the secondary effects of working with trauma will help professionals understand and identify the dynamics and psychological issues that come from work with survivors of trauma. You will be supported to address the issues with the client and to look at ways to promote self-care, especially the appropriate use of supervision and reflective practice. Additionally, the training will provide you with the opportunity to recognise and celebrate achievements and also to reflect on challenges met at a personal and professional level.

28 Jul 2020

Free Online Training Session: Working with Domestic Violence During Covid-19

This course provides an overview of what domestic abuse is, including the types of abuse that have become more prevalent during COVID-19. Good practice in relation to asking about domestic abuse, responding effectively to disclosures and risk management whilst social distancing measures remain in place will be discussed. It will also provide you with information on relevant support services.

30 Jul 2020

Free Online Interactive Training Session: Managing The Effects of Secondary Trauma

Managing the secondary effects of working with trauma will help professionals understand and identify the dynamics and psychological issues that come from work with survivors of trauma. You will be supported to address the issues with the client and to look at ways to promote self-care, especially the appropriate use of supervision and reflective practice. Additionally, the training will provide you with the opportunity to recognise and celebrate achievements and also to reflect on challenges met at a personal and professional level.

3 Aug 2020

Free Webinar: Managing Secondary Trauma

This webinar will be of interest to a wide range of professionals working with people who have been affected by trauma. We will look at some of the key ways in which having close contact with trauma survivors can impact on practitioners and discuss how we can look after ourselves when working with trauma. There will be space to reflect on what you are able to put into practice for yourself as well as the support you need from your employer to maintain your wellbeing.

4 Aug 2020

Free Online Training Session: Working with Domestic Violence During Covid-19

This course provides an overview of what domestic abuse is, including the types of abuse that have become more prevalent during COVID-19. Good practice in relation to asking about domestic abuse, responding effectively to disclosures and risk management whilst social distancing measures remain in place will be discussed. It will also provide you with information on relevant support services.

12 Aug 2020

Free Online Interactive Session: Trauma Informed Practice in The Context of COVID-19

This course provides an introduction to good practice in recognising and sensitively responding to people who have experienced trauma, with a particular focus of COVID-19 on survivors' mental wellbeing. In an addition to developing an understanding how trauma impacts on people and how COVID-19 might be (re)traumatising, you will explore what a trauma informed approach looks including how to work remotely in a trauma informed way. You will have the opportunity to reflect on your practice and will take away some practical tools to help you respond in a more trauma informed way when you work with service users.

18 Aug 2020

Free Online Interactive Training Session: Managing The Effects of Secondary Trauma

Managing the secondary effects of working with trauma will help professionals understand and identify the dynamics and psychological issues that come from work with survivors of trauma. You will be supported to address the issues with the client and to look at ways to promote self-care, especially the appropriate use of supervision and reflective practice. Additionally, the training will provide you with the opportunity to recognise and celebrate achievements and also to reflect on challenges met at a personal and professional level.

25 Aug 2020

Free Online Training Session: Working with Domestic Violence During Covid-19

This course provides an overview of what domestic abuse is, including the types of abuse that have become more prevalent during COVID-19. Good practice in relation to asking about domestic abuse, responding effectively to disclosures and risk management whilst social distancing measures remain in place will be discussed. It will also provide you with information on relevant support services.

26 Aug 2020

Free Online Interactive Session: Trauma Informed Practice in The Context of COVID-19

This course provides an introduction to good practice in recognising and sensitively responding to people who have experienced trauma, with a particular focus of COVID-19 on survivors' mental wellbeing. In an addition to developing an understanding how trauma impacts on people and how COVID-19 might be (re)traumatising, you will explore what a trauma informed approach looks including how to work remotely in a trauma informed way. You will have the opportunity to reflect on your practice and will take away some practical tools to help you respond in a more trauma informed way when you work with service users.

27 Aug 2020

Online Interactive Training Session: Children Under 10 Years Old and Domestic Violence

The course will look at basic domestic violence theory and specifically how children under ten years old are affected. Focus will be given to behavioural, emotional and cognitive effects on children under ten years old, as well as the links between domestic violence and child abuse and the impact on parenting for both the abusive and the non-abusive parent. There will also be a focus on the effects of abuse on unborn children and their brain development and the impact of post traumatic stress on children. Practical guidance for practitioners will be given. 

10 Sep 2020

Meeting the Mental Health Needs of Domestic and Sexual Violence Survivors (OCN Accredited)

The Foundry Conference Centre, Oval

Domestic and sexual violence and mental ill-health are two issues that often co-exist. For many professionals, addressing both is challenging as routes into mental health services seem blocked. Meeting the mental health needs of domestic and sexual survivors is a three day, OCN London accredited course will provide learners with the opportunity to fully understand the links between experiences of violence, abuse and mental ill-health and consider ways to improve how they work with this group of survivors.

11 Nov 2020

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