Child-centred & Trauma-informed Practice, Westport

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 - 12.15pm):
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 (12.45pm - 3.45pm):
What is trauma and trauma-informed practice?
The impact of trauma on brain development
Implications for social work - children, adults, and perpetrators

Friday 15 February 2019, 8.45am to 3.45pm
Westport Bridge Club, 12A Lyndhurst Street, WESTPORT.

Refreshments and lunch provided.


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

 

Event Properties

Event Date 15-02-2019 8:45 am
Event End Date 15-02-2019 3:45 pm
Capacity 60
Cut off date 14-02-2019 5:00 pm
Individual Price $70/ $80
We are no longer accepting registration for this event

Past events

Events Archive

This workshop for supervisors facilitated by Dr Nicki Weld provides an overview of relational trauma, and then explores indirect trauma impacts on workers and ways to mitigate these in supervision.  The concepts of parallel process and counter-transference are also examined along with reflective practice based questions and tools.

20 March 2020, 9am-4pm in Auckland. 

Event Date 20-03-2020 9:00 am
Event End Date 20-03-2020 4:00 pm
Cut off date 18-03-2020 5:00 pm
Capacity: 30
Individual Price $140/$160

Location: The Dunedin Centre, 1 Harrop Street, Dunedin

Online registrations are now closed however please call Brenda Pilott on 027 430 6016 if you would like to attend

Activate – the place where social service leaders and practitioners come together and connect with decision makers.

The Dunedin Centre, 21 – 22 October 2019, Dunedin.
Please go to the Conference Page to view full information

Event Date 21-10-2019 10:30 am
Event End Date 22-10-2019 3:30 pm
Cut off date 16-10-2019 5:00 pm
Capacity: 280
Individual Price $60 - $415

Location: The Dunedin Centre, 1 Harrop Street, Dunedin

Activate – the place where social service leaders and practitioners come together and connect with decision makers.

The Dunedin Centre, 21 – 22 October 2019, Dunedin.
Please go to the Conference Page to view full information

Event Date 21-10-2019 10:30 am
Event End Date 22-10-2019 3:30 pm
Cut off date 16-10-2019 5:00 pm
Capacity: 280
Individual Price $60 - $415

Location: The Dunedin Centre, 1 Harrop Street, Dunedin

Activate – the place where social service leaders and practitioners come together and connect with decision makers.

The Dunedin Centre, 21 – 22 October 2019, Dunedin.
Please go to the Conference Page to view full information

Event Date 21-10-2019 10:30 am
Event End Date 22-10-2019 3:30 pm
Cut off date 16-10-2019 5:00 pm
Capacity: 280
Individual Price We will invoice you at the discounted rate

Dr. Nicola Atwool from Otago University will present a new workshop on being trauma-informed in practice. 

28 June in Dunedin. 

Event Date 28-06-2019 9:00 am
Event End Date 28-06-2019 4:00 pm
Cut off date 27-06-2019 5:00 pm
Capacity: 50
Individual Price $190/ $210