Responding to Disclosures of Rape and/or Sexual Abuse

Venue
Kingswood Civic Centre, High Street, Kingswood
venue
Event Tutors
HR Workforce Development
tutors
Admin Contact
HR Workforce Development (HRWorkforceDevelopment@southglos.gov.uk)
Target Audience
Adopters / Childminders / Connected Carers / External Care Providers / Foster Carers / Health Practitioners / Pre-Schools & Nurseries / Social Care Staff
target audience
Event Types
Course (daytime)
Course categories
Adopters and Foster Carers / Adult Social Care / Children and Young People
Adopters and Foster Carers subcategories
Professional Development
Adult Social Care subcategories
Adult Mental Health / General Adult Social Care / Learning Difficulties / Older People / Safeguarding Adult
Children and Young People subcategories
Children's Social Care / Early Years / Safeguarding Children / Sexual Health and Relationships / Single Assessment Framework (Early Help)
Event description
This 1-day course is for people working in an environment that involves disclosures of sexual violence/ sexual abuse. It Covers: - Barriers to disclosure -Current Sexual Violence Legislation -Discussions About Safeguarding -Information about trauma, flashbacks, and grounding techniques -The support needs of survivors of rape and sexual violence - Services that are available for survivors of rape and sexual violence. The standard charge for this course is £80 per day. Please refer to our Course Charges on the Home page for information on discounts and exemptions.
Learning outcomes
By the end of this course attendees will: - Have an understanding of definitions of rape and sexual abuse - Feel confident to respond to a disclosure of rape or sexual abuse - Have an awareness of the support referral pathways for rape or sexual abuse - Have been encouraged to consider the emotional impact that this aspect of their work can have on themselves - Feel able to discuss coping methods and grounding techniques with their service users.
Start Date
Friday 5 July 2019
End Date
Friday 5 July 2019
Closing Date
Thursday 4 July 2019
Times
09:30 - 16:30
Maximum Places
16 
Cost
£80.00 
Number of Sessions
1
Certificate expiry
No
Pass/Fail event
No