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BHSCP - Safeguarding Adolescents

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Course Types
Training Event (face to face)

This training offer will look at the particular issues around working with the adolescent service user and their families, looking at how support and intervention can be offered. It will consider the local service provsion and how this impacts on the safeguarding of young people in Brighton and Hove. There will be input from various professionals, considering aspects of adolescent attachment,the implimentation of a specific adolescent POD, and how partner agencies are working together to use diversion methods to avoid young people moving into the criminal justice system if possible.

Start Date
Thursday 8 December 2022
End Date
Thursday 8 December 2022
09:30 - 16:30
Number of Sessions
Learning outcomes

•Consider the local issues relating to safeguarding adolescents.
•Explore the concept of adolescent thinking and attachment.
•Think about how to engage/interact with an adolescent service user.
•Consider how young people are drawn into criminality, and how they could be steered away from this path.
•Discuss safety in the digital world; sexting, cyber bullying, pornography, illegal images.
•Consider the differing risk issues for adolescent males and females.

Additional information
This training is provided by Brighton & Hove Safeguarding Children Partnership (BHSCP)
Target Audience
Children's Services / CVS / FE Providers / For anyone where relevant to role / Foster Carers / Health / Learning Disability Services / Mental Health Services / Police & Probation / Schools / Social Workers
target audience
Course pre-requisites
Moulsecoomb North Hub - Great Hall, Hodshrove Lane
Event Trainers
David Hunt
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