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)
20-06-2017 9:00 am
Event End Date
20-06-2017 4:00 pm
$15 - $50
We are no longer accepting registration for this event
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