Training and events

Pythefnos Gofal Maeth: Canwch gyd / Foster Care Fortnight: Sing with Us

 

Ymunwch â ni ddydd Iau, y 19eg o Fai ar gyfer y digwyddiad rhithiol hwn. Ac yntau’n ddigwyddiad a groesawir gan dîm Y Rhwydwaith Maethu Cymru ac arweinydd côr profiadol, mae Canwch gyda Ni yn ymwneud yn gyfan gwbl â chael rhywfaint o amser i ni’n hunain a chysylltu â gofalwyr maeth ledled Cymru.  Nid oes yn rhaid ichi fod yn ganwr gwych neu brofiadol.  Mewn gwirionedd, nid oes yn rhaid ichi fod wedi gwneud unrhyw beth fel hyn o’r blaen.  Mae’r pwyslais ar gymryd rhan a chael hwyl.

Thu, 04/21/2022 - 08:15 By Lucy Macnamara on April,21st 2022

Assessment of Applicants to Foster

Course description

This course will equip new supervising social workers with the knowledge and skills to undertake assessment quality assessments of applicants to foster. Experienced practitioners will have an opportunity to review and develop their own practice, exploring a range of assessment methods an tools.

Mon, 04/11/2022 - 08:46 By JamesC on April,11th 2022

The Skills to Foster™: train the trainer - virtual

 

This three day training course will take place on:

  • Wednesday 27 July 2022
  • Thursday 28 July 2022
  • Friday 29 July 2022

Delegates will need to attend all three days to complete this course.

Wed, 04/06/2022 - 13:48 By Christina-tFN on April,6th 2022

Family and Friends Assessment - England

 

Aims and objectives:

  • To understand the legislation and guidance underpinning viability assessments, Reg 24 placements and Special Guardianship
  • Increase awareness of the role of family & friends as a placement option and explore their use in care planning for children.
  • To develop a better understanding of the purpose and quality of assessments and the appropriate use of these
  • To explore good practice, roles and responsibilities and reflect on practice.

 

Mon, 01/31/2022 - 11:25 By Christina-tFN on January,31st 2022

Teenage Development and Mental Health

Aims and Objectives: 

By the end of the session participants will have a basic understanding of how the teenage brain develops and how this manifests itself in teenager's behaviours.

They will be able to assess weather this is 'normal' developmental behaviour or something leading towards a mental health concern

They will have gained practical tools to use when appropriate

Course overview:

Tue, 01/25/2022 - 15:20 By SM on January,25th 2022

The Skills to Foster™: train the trainer - virtual

 

This three day training course will take place on:

  • Tuesday 7th June 2022
  • Wednesday 8th June 2022
  • Friday 10th June 2022

Delegates will need to attend all three days to complete this course.

Tue, 12/14/2021 - 12:50 By Christina-tFN on December,14th 2021

Role of the Supervising Social Worker

 

Our one-day Role of the Supervising Social Worker training course enables participants to reflect on supervision and their role as a supervising social worker and to review their current practice.

 

Aims and objectives:

  • explore supervision in the context of the role of the supervising social worker
  • encourage participants to explore their approach to the supervisory role
  • explore practice dilemmas
  • improve confidence for practitioners undertaking this role

 

Wed, 12/01/2021 - 12:03 By Christina-tFN on December,1st 2021

Role of the Supervising Social Worker

 

Our one-day Role of the Supervising Social Worker training course enables participants to reflect on supervision and their role as a supervising social worker and to review their current practice.

 

Aims and objectives:

  • explore supervision in the context of the role of the supervising social worker
  • encourage participants to explore their approach to the supervisory role
  • explore practice dilemmas
  • improve confidence for practitioners undertaking this role

 

Thu, 02/25/2021 - 15:15 By Christina-tFN on February,25th 2021