Lambeth Understanding Childhood and Adolescent Neglect

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Lambeth Town Hall, Committee Room, Basement

1 Brixton Hill

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SW2 1RW

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A one-day course supporting practitioners to identifying and intervene when there are concerns about childhood and adolescent neglect

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* Please note: this training is only available to those working with children and young people in Lambeth, or, where relevant, residents of Lambeth. Please note that we will unfortunately not be able to accept bookings from anyone who does not meet this criteria.

Course overview:

Who? Professionals who work directly with children and young people in Lambeth.

Why? More young people in England aged 11-17 have a Child Protection Plan because of neglect than for any other officially-recognised forms of maltreatment. This multi-disciplinary course offers practitioners an opportunity to explore their role in identifying and intervening when there are concerns about neglect.

What? The course will help you develop your understanding of:

  • Have an understanding of the definition of adolescent neglect
  • Consider the causes and consequences of adolescent neglect
  • Have considered recent research findings into physical, psychological and behavioural impact of abuse and neglect
  • Have considered the impact of abuse and neglect on physical, emotional, cognitive and development of adolescents
  • Have an understanding of how parenting difficulties may result in adolescent neglect and the impact of environmental factors
  • Consider thresholds and effective interventions in adolescent neglect cases
  • Understand what hinders or facilitates integrated working
  • Have an overview of recent local and national serious case review's associated with adolescent neglect.

How? A full-day training delivered by Kate Leonard, an Independent Trainer with expert knowledge of neglect

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Lambeth Town Hall, Committee Room, Basement

1 Brixton Hill

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SW2 1RW

United Kingdom

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