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 2018, 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 40
Cut off date 14-02-2019 5:00 pm
Individual Price $70/ $80
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Event Date 30-11-2018 9:00 am
Event End Date 30-11-2018 4:30 pm
Cut off date 29-11-2018 5:00 pm
Capacity: 50
Individual Price $70/ $90

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Event Date 15-11-2018 9:30 am
Event End Date 15-11-2018 12:30 pm
Cut off date 14-11-2018 5:00 pm
Capacity: 20
Individual Price $50/ $60

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Event Date 29-10-2018 9:30 am
Event End Date 30-10-2018 4:00 pm
Cut off date 28-10-2018 5:00 pm
Capacity: 280
Individual Price $100 - $430

Engaging with Trauma is a practical, interactive workshop that uses a range of awareness and sensory modulation tools to aid in the development of resilience, emotional processing skills and safe grounding when working with people who have experienced trauma.

Led by Dr Janine Joyce, social worker and lecturer at Otago Polytechnic, this is a skills-development workshop that builds on Nicola Atwool’s popular series of seminars on trauma-informed practice.

 

Event Date 28-09-2018 9:00 am
Event End Date 28-09-2018 3:30 pm
Cut off date 25-09-2018 5:00 pm
Capacity: 50
Individual Price $100/ $120

Engaging with Trauma is a practical, interactive workshop that uses a range of awareness and sensory modulation tools to aid in the development of resilience, emotional processing skills and safe grounding when working with people who have experienced trauma.

Led by Dr Janine Joyce, social worker and lecturer at Otago Polytechnic, this is a skills-development workshop that builds on Nicola Atwool’s popular series of seminars on trauma-informed practice.

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Event Date 14-09-2018 9:00 am
Event End Date 14-09-2018 4:00 pm
Cut off date 11-09-2018 12:00 am
Capacity: 50
Individual Price $100/ $120