Child-centred & Trauma-informed Practice, Christchurch

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 (8.30am - 11.45am):
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 - 3.45pm):
What is trauma and trauma-informed practice?
The impact of trauma on brain development
Implications for social work - children, adults, and perpetrators

Thursday 15 February 2018, 8.30am to 3.45pm
Addington Raceway, Silks Lounge
75 Jack Hinton Dr, Addington, Christchurch

Refreshments 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 15-02-2018 8:30 am
Event End Date 15-02-2018 3:45 pm
Capacity 120
Cut off date 13-02-2018 5:00 pm
Individual Price 15 - 50
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Dr. Nicola Atwool from Otago University presenting on child-centred and trauma-informed practice as two examples of current practice issues. 

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Event Date 15-02-2019 8:45 am
Event End Date 15-02-2019 3:45 pm
Cut off date 14-02-2019 5:00 pm
Capacity: 60
Individual Price $70/ $80

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Event Date 08-02-2019 9:00 am
Event End Date 08-02-2019 3:30 pm
Cut off date 16-01-2019 5:00 pm
Capacity: 50
Individual Price $100/ $120

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Event Date 05-02-2019 9:00 am
Event End Date 05-02-2019 3:30 pm
Cut off date 04-02-2019 5:00 pm
Capacity: 50
Individual Price $100/ $120

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Event Date 30-11-2018 9:00 am
Event End Date 30-11-2018 4:30 pm
Cut off date 29-11-2018 5:00 pm
Capacity: 50
Individual Price $70/ $90

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Event Date 15-11-2018 9:30 am
Event End Date 15-11-2018 12:30 pm
Cut off date 14-11-2018 5:00 pm
Capacity: 20
Individual Price $50/ $60