Child-centred & Trauma-informed Practice, New Plymouth

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 - 12.30pm):
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 (1.00pm - 4.00pm):
What is trauma and trauma-informed practice?
The impact of trauma on brain development
Implications for social work - children, adults, and perpetrators

Friday 22 March 2019, 9.00am to 4.00pm
Copthorne Hotel, 42 Powderham Street, NEW PLYMOUTH.

Refreshments and lunch provided.

$70 for SSPA members
$80 for non SSPA members.


Event Properties

Event Date 22-03-2019 9:00 am
Event End Date 22-03-2019 4:00 pm
Capacity 80
Cut off date 21-03-2019 5:00 pm
Individual Price $70/ $80
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