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Fostering LGBTQ Children and Young People

This course will provide a space to explore issues relating to LGBT children and young people who are looked after. Issues of sexuality and gender recognition will be discussed to instil confidence on how to support children and young people in foster care.

Thursday, 10 October, 2019
10:00
16:00
Location: 
Rombourne 33 Cathedral Road Cardiff CF11 9HB
Event type: 
Training events and workshops
Registration cost: 
£118 (including VAT)

During the training participants will • Explore the key stages of development. • Learn about lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer (LGBTQ) identities • Understand transgender and issues of gender reassignment • Clarify the needs and rights of LGBTQ children’s and young people in foster care This course is delivered by our Associate trainer Mike Lewis Mike Lewis was previously Chief Executive Officer at the Welsh Refugee Council, Director of Policy at Children in Wales and is currently a lecturer in social policy and social work at Swansea University.

Content category: 
learning and development
Content topic: 
learning and development

This course will provide a space to explore issues relating to LGBT children and young people who are looked after. Issues of sexuality and gender recognition will be discussed to instil confidence on how to support children and young people in foster care.

Thursday, 10 October, 2019
10:00
16:00
Location: 
Rombourne 33 Cathedral Road Cardiff CF11 9HB
Event type: 
Training events and workshops
Registration cost: 
£118 (including VAT)

During the training participants will • Explore the key stages of development. • Learn about lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer (LGBTQ) identities • Understand transgender and issues of gender reassignment • Clarify the needs and rights of LGBTQ children’s and young people in foster care This course is delivered by our Associate trainer Mike Lewis Mike Lewis was previously Chief Executive Officer at the Welsh Refugee Council, Director of Policy at Children in Wales and is currently a lecturer in social policy and social work at Swansea University.

Content category: 
learning and development
Content topic: 
learning and development

Attachment Focused Parenting

This course will support foster carers who are parenting traumatised children. It will focus on how children’s experiences impact their responses to parenting as well as their emotional and behavioural needs. There is a focus on empathetic and reparative parenting, through support and guidance. This training complements our Therapeutic Play course.

Thursday, 17 October, 2019
10:00
16:00
Location: 
Rombourne 33 Cathedral Road Cardiff CF11 9HB
Event type: 
Training events and workshops
Registration cost: 
£118 (including VAT)

 

During the training participants will:

Content topic: 
learning and development
Content category: 
learning and development
Region: 
Wales

This course will support foster carers who are parenting traumatised children. It will focus on how children’s experiences impact their responses to parenting as well as their emotional and behavioural needs. There is a focus on empathetic and reparative parenting, through support and guidance. This training complements our Therapeutic Play course.

Thursday, 17 October, 2019
10:00
16:00
Location: 
Rombourne 33 Cathedral Road Cardiff CF11 9HB
Event type: 
Training events and workshops
Registration cost: 
£118 (including VAT)

 

During the training participants will:

Content topic: 
learning and development
Content category: 
learning and development
Region: 
Wales