Child-centred & Trauma-informed Practice, Wellington

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

Morning session agenda (9.00am - 12.00pm):
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 (12.30pm - 4.00pm):
What is trauma and trauma-informed practice?
The impact of trauma on brain development
Implications for social work - children, adults, and perpetrators

Tuesday 5 June 2018, 9.00am to 4.00pm
St Andrew's Centre
30 The Terrace, Wellington.
(No carpark at the venue)

Refreshments and lunch provided.


FEES
$50 for SSPA members
$70 for non SSPA members.

Event Properties

Event Date 05-06-2018 9:00 am
Event End Date 05-06-2018 4:00 pm
Capacity 70
Cut off date 01-06-2018 5:00 pm
Individual Price $50/ $70
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Past events

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This course is developed by the Centre for Applied Cross-Cultural Research and aims to develop the knowledge, skills and attitudes that prepare participants to work effectively with people from cultures other than their own, including clients and co-workers.

At this training, you will:
- Test out and extend your cultural competency
- Recognise your own cultural lens
- Learn how to apply it in everyday life

This training is for organisations and communities that work with people from a variety of ethnic backgrounds.  

1 - Day Training, 9.00am to 4.30pm in Invercargill

Event Date Friday, 20 April 2018
Event End Date Friday, 20 April 2018
Cut off date Wednesday, 18 April 2018

This aims to develop the skills and knowledge of participants to win contracts through tendering.

Margaret Gilbert, Director of Corporate Contracts Management, helps participants to understand the procurement process and how best to respond to tenders by having an effective proposal response.

Wellington, 11 April

Event Date Wednesday, 11 April 2018
Event End Date Wednesday, 11 April 2018
Cut off date Tuesday, 10 April 2018

Dr. Nicola Atwool from Otago University presenting on child-centred and trauma-informed practice as two examples of current practice issues. 

16 March 2018 in Palmerston North.

Event Date Friday, 16 March 2018
Event End Date Friday, 16 March 2018
Cut off date Wednesday, 14 March 2018

Dr. Nicola Atwool from Otago University presenting on child-centred and trauma-informed practice as two examples of current practice issues. 

15 February 2018 in Christchurch.

Event Date Thursday, 15 February 2018
Event End Date Thursday, 15 February 2018
Cut off date Tuesday, 13 February 2018

Beyond Boundaries: collaboration in action, Kei Tua o Pae: Kia Kotahi te Whakaaro

Te Papa – Wellington – Monday and Tuesday, 4 and 5 September

To download conference papers, go to Conference 2017 page.

Event Date Monday, 04 September 2017
Event End Date Tuesday, 05 September 2017
Cut off date Thursday, 31 August 2017