Child-centred & Trauma-informed Practice, Alexandra

Nicola Atwool, associate professor at Otago University, will talk about some of the challenges of social work and lead an interactive workshop on child-centred and trauma-informed practice as two examples of current practice issues.

Morning session agenda:
Why are the two practices important? Changes in the NZ care and protection system
Dominant perspectives on care and protection
What is Child-Centred Practice and where did it come from?

Afternoon session agenda:
What is trauma and trauma-informed practice?
The impact of trauma on brain development
Implications for social work - children, adults, and perpetrators

Tuesday 12 September, 9.00am to 4.00pm
Alexandra Community House
14 - 20 Centennial Ave Alexandra
Morning tea and lunch provided.

NOTE: It is possible to register for a half day—morning or afternoon. Morning session will cover child-centred practice, afternoon session will cover trauma-informed practice.


FEES
$30 for SSPA members ($15 for a half day).
$50 for non SSPA ($25 for a half day).

Event Properties

Event Date 12-09-2017 9:00 am
Event End Date 12-09-2017 4:00 pm
Capacity 35
Individual Price 15 - 50
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Past events

Events Archive

An interactive workshop on child-centred and trauma-informed practice as two examples of current practice issues. 21 July in Dunedin.

The workshop is full. Please join the waiting list.

Event Date Friday, 21 July 2017
Event End Date Friday, 21 July 2017

An interactive workshop on child-centred and trauma-informed practice as two examples of current practice issues. 16 June in Hamilton.

Event Date Friday, 16 June 2017
Event End Date Friday, 16 June 2017
Cut off date Thursday, 15 June 2017

An interactive workshop on child-centred and trauma-informed practice as two examples of current practice issues.

Event Date Friday, 31 March 2017
Event End Date Friday, 31 March 2017
Individual Price 15.00

This was held in Wellington. 

Event Date Wednesday, 15 March 2017
Event End Date Wednesday, 15 March 2017
Individual Price 50.00