Child-centred & Trauma-informed Practice, Dunedin

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

Friday 21 July, 9.00am to 4.00pm
Waipori Room at the Ministry of Social Development, 162 Castle St.
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 21-07-2017 9:00 am
Event End Date 21-07-2017 4:00 pm
Capacity 70
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.

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