Child-centred & Trauma-informed Practice, Timaru

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 20 June, 9.00am to 4.00pm
Timaru Disctrict Council Chambers Room, 2 King George Place, Timaru
Morning tea and lunch provided.

NOTE: It is possible to register for a half day—morning or afternoon.

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

Event Properties

Event Date 20-06-2017 9:00 am
Event End Date 20-06-2017 4:00 pm
Capacity 50
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