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.

$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
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