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Life Story Work (Cancelled)

Reason for cancellation
Kingswood Civic Centre, High Street, Kingswood
Event Tutors
HR Workforce Development
Admin Contact
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Target Audience
Adopters / CAH Staff / Childminders / Foster Carers / Pre-Schools & Nurseries / Schools / Voluntary Sector Workers
target audience
Event Types
Course (daytime)
Course categories
Adopters and Foster Carers / Children and Young People
Adopters and Foster Carers subcategories
Professional Development
Children and Young People subcategories
Children's Social Care
Event description
This course is the third module in the Direct Assessment and Intervention Skills training programme which provides the opportunity to understand child development theory and practice, the effect of trauma, grief and loss on children and young people, their parents and those affected by the vicarious nature of trauma. The programme will provide opportunities to share experiences, learn from colleagues and engage with credible strategies to promote protection, safeguarding and wellbeing for children and their families and carers. Each workshop will include theory, child development, assessment approaches and life case discussions. The standard charge for this course is £70 per day. Please refer to our Course Charges on the Home page for information on discounts and exemptions.
Learning outcomes
Illustrate the importance of life story work in the recovery process
Understand your role in the learning life of the child you care for
Identify current thinking on challenges for care
Identify opportunities for working together
Awareness of magical thinking, fantasy and reality
Developing life story books and therapeutic practice
Start Date
Tuesday 26 February 2019
End Date
Tuesday 26 February 2019
Closing Date
Monday 25 February 2019
09:30 - 16:30
Maximum Places
Number of Sessions
Certificate expiry
Pass/Fail event