Unprotected, Overprotected: Child sexual exploitation (CSE) and learning disabilities23 Aug
Any child can be at risk of sexual exploitation (CSE), but research has revealed that children with learning disabilities are particularly vulnerable. This training will enhance your understanding of CSE relative to children and young people with learning disabilities and equip you to take appropriate action if you have concerns.
Mindfulness and working with anger - Part 223 Aug
This follow-up workshop is designed for those who have attended the introductory workshop on Mindfulness and Anger Management and/or previous Anger Management training with Stan Godek. In these workshops we explored the emotion we call anger in detail and the impact of stress and stressors on the mind and body.
An introduction to safer interviewing24 Aug
This session is designed as a taster to NSPCC’s Safer Interviewing course, and aimed at individuals who have responsibility for interviewing candidates for posts that interact with children and young people You will learn how to ask clear and relevant questions in structured interviews, with a distinct focus on personality, behaviour and attitudes.
Learning through play the Froebel way24 Aug
This workshop with the acclaimed Cowgate Under 5s Centre in Edinburgh explores practical ways to put Froebel’s theories into action in your own setting.
Supporting early years children with autism spectrum disorders (ASD)29 Aug
Through attending this course you will learn about different autism spectrum disorders and how they present in young children.
Group work with young people30 Aug
Aimed at teachers, support staff, youth workers and others working with children and young people, this workshop will cover theoretical perspectives but will also focus on practical aspects of group working skills.
A map to the future: helping children plan their own pathways20 Aug
This creative workshop uses a visual map to help children and young people with their personal development. It helps them understand where they are in life and what they want to work towards – supporting their focus and motivation.
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