Child-centred & Trauma-informed Practice, Rotorua

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 (8.45am - 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 (12.15pm - 3.30pm):
What is trauma and trauma-informed practice?
The impact of trauma on brain development
Implications for social work - children, adults, and perpetrators

Thursday 30 August 2018, 8.45am to 3.30pm
Venue Copthorne Hotel Rotorua, 328-348 Fenton Street, ROTORUA.

Refreshments and lunch provided.

$50 for SSPA members
$70 for non SSPA members.

Please note this workshop has now reached capacity but we are taking registrations to join our waiting list.

Event Properties

Event Date 30-08-2018 8:45 am
Event End Date 30-08-2018 3:30 pm
Capacity 95
Cut off date 28-08-2018 5:00 pm
Individual Price $50/ $70
We are no longer accepting registration for this event