£65 – £85

Supporting staff who work with young people affected by violence

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Psychosynthesis Trust

92-94 Tooley Street

London

SE1 2TH

United Kingdom

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Aim: To show how to develop a trauma-centered thinking framework within your organisation and/or own practice by exploring how staff can be affected by working with those who victims and/or perpetrators of violence.


Objectives:

  • Understanding the signs and symptoms of compassion fatigue, vicarious trauma and burn out

  • Understanding why staff can be affected when working with young people who are victims and/or perpetrators of violence

  • Countering compassion fatigue, vicarious trauma and burn out with trauma-centered approaches


This workshop will be facilitated by: Whitney Iles

Whitney is the chief executive officer of Project 507 and has over 17 years experience as a frontline practitioner working with young people and communities affected by violence. Her professional experience expands across the community and criminal justice system, having worked in several prison estates with high risk individuals.

She has trained in forensic psychodynamic and organisational psychotherapy at the Tavistock and Portman Clinic and Association for Psychodynamic Practice and Counselling in Organisational Settings. Her specialist focus is on violence and trauma using a psychoanalytic framework, which influences work as both a practitioner and trainer. Whitney has held multiple professional roles across the sector and is currently completing an MSc in Violence, Conflict and Development at SOAS.

Who is this course for?

Prison Officers

YOT Workers

Probation Workers

Police Officers

Social Workers

Youth Workers

Detached Street Workers

Community Workers

Key Workers

Psychologists

Volunteers

Researchers

Policy-makers

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Psychosynthesis Trust

92-94 Tooley Street

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SE1 2TH

United Kingdom

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