Events

Events listing

This is our listing of upcoming events in date order. Scroll down to find a listing of past events.

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Building practice through Appreciative Inquiry

Building practice through Appreciative Inquiry

Learning Event : Research messages workshop

The Studio Manchester Manchester

16 January 2019

Trauma-informed practice

Trauma-informed practice

Learning Event : Research messages workshop

The Studio Birmingham Birmingham

22 January 2019

Coaching skills for managers and leaders

Coaching skills for managers and leaders

Learning Event : Research messages workshop

The Studio Manchester Manchester

24 January 2019

Coaching skills for managers and leaders

Coaching skills for managers and leaders

Learning Event : Research messages workshop

Kings Manor Conference Centre, University of York Exhibition Square

30 January 2019

Building practice through Appreciative Inquiry

Building practice through Appreciative Inquiry

Learning Event : Research messages workshop

The Studio Birmingham Birmingham

05 February 2019

Building practice supervision in learning organisations: Partnership Conference

Building practice supervision in learning organisations: Partnership Conference

Learning Event : Partnership conference

Stamford Court Leicester

07 February 2019

Commissioning transitional mental health services that meet the needs of young people

Commissioning transitional mental health services that meet the needs of young people

Learning Event : Knowledge exchange workshop

The Studio Birmingham Birmingham

28 March 2019

Commissioning transitional mental health services that meet the needs of young people

Commissioning transitional mental health services that meet the needs of young people

Learning Event : Knowledge exchange workshop

The Studio Manchester Manchester

04 April 2019

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Commissioning transitional mental health services that meet the needs of young people

Commissioning transitional mental health services that meet the needs of young people

Learning Event : Knowledge exchange workshop

The National Council for Voluntary Organisations (NCVO) London

29 November 2018

Understanding complex safeguarding and responding to different forms of exploitation

Understanding complex safeguarding and responding to different forms of exploitation

Learning Event : Research messages workshop

Allia Future Business Centre Peterborough

28 November 2018

Trauma-informed practice

Trauma-informed practice

Learning Event : Research messages workshop

Engineers' House Bristol

21 November 2018

Understanding complex safeguarding and responding to different forms of exploitation

Understanding complex safeguarding and responding to different forms of exploitation

Learning Event : Research messages workshop

Cotton Court Preston

15 November 2018

Link Officers’ Annual Meeting

Link Officers’ Annual Meeting

Link Officers' Annual Meeting : Networking Event

Woodland Grange Conference Centre Leamington Spa

08 November 2018

Working with children and young people to support positive mental health and wellbeing

Working with children and young people to support positive mental health and wellbeing

Learning Event : Research messages workshop

Engineers' House Bristol

08 November 2018

Poverty, inequality, neglect: building strategic thinking

Poverty, inequality, neglect: building strategic thinking

Learning Event : Research messages workshop

Priory Street Centre York

07 November 2018

Poverty, inequality, neglect: building strategic thinking

Poverty, inequality, neglect: building strategic thinking

Learning Event : Research messages workshop

The National Council for Voluntary Organisations (NCVO) London

06 November 2018

Working with children and young people to support positive mental health and wellbeing

Working with children and young people to support positive mental health and wellbeing

Learning Event : Research messages workshop

The Studio Birmingham Birmingham

11 October 2018

Trauma-informed practice

Trauma-informed practice

Learning Event : Research messages workshop

Kings Manor Conference Centre, University of York Exhibition Square

09 October 2018

Coaching skills for managers and leaders

Coaching skills for managers and leaders

Learning Event : Research messages workshop

The National Council for Voluntary Organisations (NCVO) London

03 October 2018

Building practice through Appreciative Inquiry

Building practice through Appreciative Inquiry

Learning Event : Research messages workshop

The National Council for Voluntary Organisations (NCVO) London

26 September 2018

Poverty, inequality, neglect: building strategic thinking

Poverty, inequality, neglect: building strategic thinking

Learning Event : Research messages workshop

The Studio Manchester Manchester

20 September 2018

Poverty, inequality, neglect: building strategic thinking

Poverty, inequality, neglect: building strategic thinking

Learning Event : Research messages workshop

Engineers' House Bristol

19 September 2018

Working with children and young people to support positive mental health and wellbeing

Working with children and young people to support positive mental health and wellbeing

Learning Event : Research messages workshop

The National Council for Voluntary Organisations (NCVO) London

12 September 2018

Coaching skills for managers and leaders

Coaching skills for managers and leaders

Learning Event : Research messages workshop

The Studio Birmingham Birmingham

11 September 2018

Building practice through Appreciative Inquiry

Building practice through Appreciative Inquiry

Learning Event : Research messages workshop

Engineers' House Bristol

06 July 2018

Trauma-informed practice

Trauma-informed practice

Learning Event : Research messages workshop

The National Council for Voluntary Organisations (NCVO) London

28 June 2018

Risks, rights and the role of the state: Leaders’ Forum

Risks, rights and the role of the state: Leaders’ Forum

Leaders' Forum : Networking Event

Woodland Grange Conference Centre Leamington Spa

14 June 2018

Understanding complex safeguarding and responding to different forms of exploitation

Understanding complex safeguarding and responding to different forms of exploitation

Learning Event : Research messages workshop

Life Meetings and Events Newcastle upon Tyne

14 June 2018

Understanding complex safeguarding and responding to different forms of exploitation

Understanding complex safeguarding and responding to different forms of exploitation

Learning Event : Research messages workshop

The National Council for Voluntary Organisations (NCVO) London

16 May 2018

Intra-familial child sexual abuse

Intra-familial child sexual abuse

Learning Event : Research messages workshop

Life Meetings and Events Newcastle upon Tyne

19 April 2018

Working with parents who have a learning disability

Working with parents who have a learning disability

Learning Event : Research messages workshop

The Studio Manchester Manchester

21 March 2018

Transitions in children’s lives: Partnership Conference

Transitions in children’s lives: Partnership Conference

Learning Event : Partnership conference

The Studio Birmingham Birmingham

21 March 2018

E-professionalism and safeguarding children and young people online

E-professionalism and safeguarding children and young people online

Learning Event : Research messages workshop

The National Council for Voluntary Organisations (NCVO) London

01 March 2018

Understanding complex safeguarding and responding to different forms of exploitation

Understanding complex safeguarding and responding to different forms of exploitation

Learning Event : Research messages workshop

The Studio Birmingham Birmingham

28 February 2018

Understanding complex safeguarding and responding to different forms of exploitation

Understanding complex safeguarding and responding to different forms of exploitation

Learning Event : Research messages workshop

Engineers' House Bristol

01 February 2018

E-professionalism and safeguarding children and young people online

E-professionalism and safeguarding children and young people online

Learning Event : Research messages workshop

De Vere Colmore Gate Birmingham

25 January 2018

Building emotionally literate leadership for child and family social work – testing a management competencies framework - Day 2

Building emotionally literate leadership for child and family social work – testing a management competencies framework - Day 2

Learning Event : Knowledge exchange

The National Council for Voluntary Organisations (NCVO) London

18 January 2018

Working with parents who have a learning disability

Working with parents who have a learning disability

Learning Event : Research messages workshop

The National Council for Voluntary Organisations (NCVO) London

09 January 2018

Reflective supervision (Day 2 of 2)

Reflective supervision (Day 2 of 2)

Learning Event : Research messages workshop

Middletons Hotel York

14 December 2017

Building emotionally literate leadership for child and family social work – testing a management competencies framework

Building emotionally literate leadership for child and family social work – testing a management competencies framework

Learning Event : Research messages workshop

The National Council for Voluntary Organisations (NCVO) London

07 December 2017

Intra-familial child sexual abuse

Intra-familial child sexual abuse

Learning Event : Research messages workshop

The National Council for Voluntary Organisations (NCVO) London

05 December 2017

E-professionalism and safeguarding children and young people online

E-professionalism and safeguarding children and young people online

Learning Event : Research messages workshop

Engineers' House Bristol

30 November 2017

Supporting residential care leavers to succeed

Supporting residential care leavers to succeed

External Event : Research messages workshop

King's House Conference Centre Manchester

28 November 2017

E-professionalism and safeguarding children and young people online

E-professionalism and safeguarding children and young people online

Learning Event : Research messages workshop

Middletons Hotel York

16 November 2017

Working with parents who have a learning disability

Working with parents who have a learning disability

Learning Event : Research messages workshop

De Vere Venues Colmore Gate Birmingham

14 November 2017

The complexities of child sexual exploitation (CSE) and strengths-based approaches with children and young people living in children's homes

The complexities of child sexual exploitation (CSE) and strengths-based approaches with children and young people living in children's homes

External Event : Research messages workshop

King's House Conference Centre Manchester

14 November 2017

Developing relationship-based practice to address adolescent risk and resilience within a residential setting

Developing relationship-based practice to address adolescent risk and resilience within a residential setting

External Event : Research messages workshop

King's House Conference Centre Manchester

09 November 2017

Link Officers’ Annual Meeting

Link Officers’ Annual Meeting

Link Officers' Annual Meeting : Networking Event

Aston Conference Birmingham

02 November 2017

Reflective supervision (Day 1 of 2)

Reflective supervision (Day 1 of 2)

Learning Event : Research messages workshop

Middletons Hotel York

02 November 2017

Innovations in safeguarding – the transition from adolescence to adulthood

Innovations in safeguarding – the transition from adolescence to adulthood

Learning Event : Knowledge exchange workshop

The National Council for Voluntary Organisations (NCVO) London

19 October 2017

Quality assurance of practice - oversight and challenge

Quality assurance of practice - oversight and challenge

Learning Event : Research messages workshop

The Studio Birmingham Birmingham

12 October 2017

Values-based system and service redesign: Leaders’ Forum

Values-based system and service redesign: Leaders’ Forum

Leaders' Forum : Networking Event

Aston Conference Birmingham

28 September 2017

Intra-familial child sexual abuse

Intra-familial child sexual abuse

Learning Event : Research messages workshop

The Studio Manchester Manchester

20 September 2017

Working with parents who have a learning disability

Working with parents who have a learning disability

Learning Event : Research messages workshop

Engineers' House Bristol

19 September 2017

Quality assurance of practice - oversight and challenge

Quality assurance of practice - oversight and challenge

Learning Event : Research messages workshop

Engineers' House Bristol

12 September 2017

Intra-familial child sexual abuse

Intra-familial child sexual abuse

Learning Event : Research messages workshop

The Studio Birmingham Birmingham

17 May 2017

Supporting care leavers to succeed

Supporting care leavers to succeed

External Event : Research messages workshop

Hallmark Hotel Preston Leyland Leyland

11 May 2017

Developing relationship-based practice to address adolescent risk and resilience within a residential setting

Developing relationship-based practice to address adolescent risk and resilience within a residential setting

External Event : Research messages workshop

Hallmark Hotel Preston Leyland Leyland

10 May 2017

Intra-familial child sexual abuse

Intra-familial child sexual abuse

Learning Event : Research messages workshop

Engineers' House Bristol

02 May 2017

Working effectively with men in families

Working effectively with men in families

Learning Event : Research messages workshop

Crowndale Centre (Camden Council) London

28 March 2017

Developing relationship-based practice to address adolescent risk and resilience within a residential setting

Developing relationship-based practice to address adolescent risk and resilience within a residential setting

External Event : Research messages workshop

Taunton Conference Centre Taunton

28 March 2017

Middle Leaders' Development Workshop

Middle Leaders' Development Workshop

Learning Event : Research messages workshop

De Vere Colmore Gate Birmingham

22 March 2017

Building child and family resilience - boingboing’s resilience approach in action

Building child and family resilience - boingboing’s resilience approach in action

Learning Event : Research messages workshop

De Vere Colmore Gate Birmingham

21 March 2017

Building child and family resilience - boingboing’s resilience approach in action

Building child and family resilience - boingboing’s resilience approach in action

Learning Event : Research messages workshop

The National Council for Voluntary Organisations (NCVO) London

16 March 2017

Trauma focused services: Partnership conference

Trauma focused services: Partnership conference

Learning Event : Partnership conference

The Studio Birmingham Birmingham

15 March 2017

Supporting care leavers to succeed

Supporting care leavers to succeed

External Event : Research messages workshop

Taunton Conference Centre Taunton

08 March 2017

Developing relationship-based practice to address adolescent risk and resilience within a residential setting

Developing relationship-based practice to address adolescent risk and resilience within a residential setting

External Event : Research messages workshop

Taunton Conference Centre Taunton

07 March 2017

Reflective Supervision 2 of 2

Reflective Supervision 2 of 2

Learning Event

King's House Conference Centre Manchester

01 March 2017

Councillors' and Trustees' Seminar 2017

Councillors' and Trustees' Seminar 2017

Councillors' and Trustees' Seminar : Networking Event

The Nuffield Foundation London

09 February 2017

What does devolution mean for children’s and adults’ services? Devolution is a key strategic policy matter for local areas in England. It involves the transfer of specific budgets and powers to local areas…

Working effectively with men in families

Working effectively with men in families

Learning Event : Research messages workshop

The Place Aparthotel Manchester

31 January 2017

Communicating with children and young people with speech, language and communication needs and/or developmental delay

Communicating with children and young people with speech, language and communication needs and/or developmental delay

Learning Event : Research messages workshop

King's House Conference Centre Manchester

24 January 2017

Middle Leaders' Development Workshop

Middle Leaders' Development Workshop

Learning Event : Research messages workshop

Engineers' House Bristol

19 January 2017

Reflective Supervision

Reflective Supervision

Learning Event : Research messages workshop

King's House Conference Centre Manchester

17 January 2017

Middle Leaders' Development Workshop

Middle Leaders' Development Workshop

Learning Event : Research messages workshop

The National Council for Voluntary Organisations (NCVO) London

29 November 2016

Communicating with children and young people with speech, language and communication needs and/or developmental delay

Communicating with children and young people with speech, language and communication needs and/or developmental delay

Learning Event : Research messages workshop

Engineers' House Bristol

22 November 2016

Link Officers' Annual Meeting

Link Officers' Annual Meeting

Link Officers' Annual Meeting : Networking Event

The St John's Hotel Solihull

20 October 2016

Special Guardianship Orders: Whole family assessment and support

Special Guardianship Orders: Whole family assessment and support

Learning Event : Knowledge exchange workshop

The Place Aparthotel Manchester

04 October 2016

Reunification

Reunification

Learning Event : Research messages workshop

The National Council for Voluntary Organisations (NCVO) London

06 July 2016

Special Guardianship Orders: Whole family assessment and support

Special Guardianship Orders: Whole family assessment and support

Learning Event : Knowledge exchange workshop

The National Council for Voluntary Organisations (NCVO) London

28 June 2016

Devolution

Devolution

Leaders' Forum

Malmaison Birmingham Birmingham

09 June 2016

Confident practice with cultural diversity

Confident practice with cultural diversity

Learning Event : Research messages workshop

The National Council for Voluntary Organisations (NCVO) London

19 May 2016

Building reflective practice: Using mentalisation theory in effective direct work

Building reflective practice: Using mentalisation theory in effective direct work

Learning Event : Research messages workshop

Manchester Conference Centre Manchester

10 May 2016

Responding to adolescent risk Partnership Conference

Responding to adolescent risk Partnership Conference

Learning Event : Partnership conference

De Vere Venues Colmore Gate Birmingham

09 March 2016

Adolescent mental health Research Messages Workshop

Adolescent mental health Research Messages Workshop

Learning Event : Research messages workshop

Leeds-Beckett University - The Rose Bowl Leeds

24 February 2016

Middle Leaders' Development Programme (day two)<br>Learning Module

Middle Leaders' Development Programme (day two)
Learning Module

Learning Event

King's House Conference Centre Manchester

23 February 2016

Engaging communities, building social capital, changing the relationship between state and citizen: Councillors' and Trustees' Seminar (CTS)

Engaging communities, building social capital, changing the relationship between state and citizen: Councillors' and Trustees' Seminar (CTS)

Councillors' and Trustees' Seminar

Local Government Association House London

04 February 2016

Adolescent mental health Research Messages Workshop

Adolescent mental health Research Messages Workshop

Learning Event : Research messages workshop

Engineers' House Bristol

26 January 2016

Middle Leaders' Development Programme (day one)<br>Learning Module

Middle Leaders' Development Programme (day one)
Learning Module

Learning Event

King's House Conference Centre Manchester

21 January 2016

Building reflective practice - Using mentalisation theory in effective direct work<br>Research Messages Workshop

Building reflective practice - Using mentalisation theory in effective direct work
Research Messages Workshop

Learning Event : Research messages workshop

Engineers' House Bristol

26 November 2015

Adolescent Mental Health Research Messages Workshop

Adolescent Mental Health Research Messages Workshop

Learning Event : Research messages workshop

The National Council for Voluntary Organisations (NCVO) London

25 November 2015

Working effectively with whole families where learning disability is a factor: Research Message Workshop

Working effectively with whole families where learning disability is a factor: Research Message Workshop

Learning Event : Research messages workshop

The Leeds Club Leeds

24 November 2015

Adolescent mental health Research Messages Workshop

Adolescent mental health Research Messages Workshop

Learning Event : Research messages workshop

Antenna Media Centre Nottingham

18 November 2015

Confident practice with cultural diversity: Research Messages Workshop

Confident practice with cultural diversity: Research Messages Workshop

Learning Event : Research messages workshop

University of Birmingham Birmingham

12 November 2015

Innovation in practice: Workforce and learning development: Link Officers' Annual Meeting

Innovation in practice: Workforce and learning development: Link Officers' Annual Meeting

Link Officers' Annual Meeting

Ettington Chase Stratford-upon-Avon

22 October 2015

Contact - Making good decisions for children in public law Research Messages Workshop

Contact - Making good decisions for children in public law Research Messages Workshop

Learning Event : Research messages workshop

University of Birmingham Birmingham

04 June 2015

Young people and sexual exploitation Research Messages Workshop

Young people and sexual exploitation Research Messages Workshop

Learning Event : Research messages workshop

King's House Conference Centre Manchester

12 May 2015

Lifespan safeguarding for people with learning disabilities Team Managers' Workshop

Lifespan safeguarding for people with learning disabilities Team Managers' Workshop

Learning Event : Team managers workshop

Engineers' House Bristol

25 March 2015

The implementation of standardised tools to support evidence-informed assessment practice Knowledge Exchange Workshop

The implementation of standardised tools to support evidence-informed assessment practice Knowledge Exchange Workshop

Learning Event : Knowledge exchange

The Studio Manchester Manchester

17 March 2015

Children and young people with harmful sexual behaviours (HSB)

Children and young people with harmful sexual behaviours (HSB)

Learning Event : Research messages workshop

Interdisciplinary Centre of Social Sciences (ICOSS) University of Sheffield

26 February 2015

'Voice of the Child' Partnership Conference

'Voice of the Child' Partnership Conference

Learning Event : Partnership conference

Crowne Plaza Birmingham City Birmingham

24 February 2015

Link Officer and Champions' Annual Meeting

Link Officer and Champions' Annual Meeting

Link Officers' Annual Meeting : Networking Event

Ardencote Manor Hotel Warwick

16 October 2014

Contact: Making good decisions for children in public law Research Messages Workshop

Contact: Making good decisions for children in public law Research Messages Workshop

Learning Event : Research messages workshop

The National Council for Voluntary Organisations (NCVO) London

16 October 2014

Approaches to personalisation across the lifespan Knowledge Exchange Workshop

Approaches to personalisation across the lifespan Knowledge Exchange Workshop

Learning Event : Knowledge exchange

The National Council for Voluntary Organisations (NCVO) London

09 October 2014

Leaders' Forum: Re-imagining children's services

Leaders' Forum: Re-imagining children's services

Leaders' Forum

Woodland Grange Conference Centre Leamington Spa

12 June 2014

For all information and presentations from the Leaders' Forum, please see the official Leaders' Forum 2014 page.

Assessment in care planning Research Messages Workshop

Assessment in care planning Research Messages Workshop

Learning Event : Research messages workshop

The National Council for Voluntary Organisations (NCVO) London

25 March 2014

The workshop will explore the ways in which current policy, including the Munro Review and the Family Justice Reforms, seek to improve the effectiveness of care planning.

Sexually Harmful Behaviour in children and young people Partnership Conference

Sexually Harmful Behaviour in children and young people Partnership Conference

Learning Event : Partnership conference

Crowne Plaza Birmingham City Birmingham

20 March 2014

This Conference will launch the forthcoming research review by Professor Simon Hackett, specially written for Research in Practice, which synthesises the latest evidence and research in this area to support…

Building young people's resilience to extremism Knowledge Exchange

Building young people's resilience to extremism Knowledge Exchange

Learning Event : Knowledge exchange

King's House Conference Centre Manchester

19 March 2014

Vulnerable and alienated young people are often searching for a place where they belong and are valued, making them susceptible to radicalisation, extremism, violent extremism and recruitment to activist…

Promoting emotional resilience in social work teams Team Managers' Workshop

Promoting emotional resilience in social work teams Team Managers' Workshop

Learning Event : Team managers workshop

The Studio Manchester Manchester

11 March 2014

Social workers need to develop emotional resilience to manage the challenges they will face" (Laming, 2009). Emotional resilience enables individuals to adapt to different challenges in their life.

Responding to neglect: Effective approaches to support meaningful change in realistic timescales Research Messages Workshop

Responding to neglect: Effective approaches to support meaningful change in realistic timescales Research Messages Workshop

Learning Event : Research messages workshop

Somerset County Cricket Club Taunton

05 March 2014

A workshop to increase understanding of neglect, specifically recognition and response

The importance of culture, ethnicity and race in placement decisions Research Messages Workshop

The importance of culture, ethnicity and race in placement decisions Research Messages Workshop

Learning Event : Research messages workshop

The Studio Manchester Manchester

26 February 2014

A workshop which looks at the legislative changes and new guidance on considering ethnicity and culture in placement decisions. It also looks at the research evidence on the importance of ethnicity, religious,…

Responding to neglect: Effective approaches to support meaningful change in realistic timescales Research Messages Workshop

Responding to neglect: Effective approaches to support meaningful change in realistic timescales Research Messages Workshop

Learning Event : Research messages workshop

Showroom Workstation Sheffield

10 December 2013

The impact and prevalence of neglect is at the core of child protection work. Neglect is the most common reason for a child to be put on the child protection register or to be made subject to a child protection…

Sexually Harmful Behaviour Knowledge Exchange

Sexually Harmful Behaviour Knowledge Exchange

Learning Event : Knowledge exchange

King's House Conference Centre Manchester

12 June 2013

Research suggests that between 25% to 33% of all sexual abuse is perpetrated by young people between the ages of 10 -19 years of age and that 50% of adult offenders admit to having started their sexual…

Relationship-based practice in intensive family support Research Messages Workshop

Relationship-based practice in intensive family support Research Messages Workshop

Learning Event : Research messages workshop

Engineers' House Bristol

23 May 2013

Recent research has stressed the importance of relationships in supporting families who are struggling, and particularly the key role that an effective relationship with their social worker, key worker…

Working with Parents who Misuse Substances Research Messages Workshop

Working with Parents who Misuse Substances Research Messages Workshop

Learning Event

St Bride Foundation London

14 March 2013

Parental substance misuse has been identified by research as one of the key issues that impacts negatively on a child's safety, wellbeing and long-term outcomes. Although they are not in specialist substance…

Understanding and Promoting Resilience in Adolescents Research Messages Workshop

Understanding and Promoting Resilience in Adolescents Research Messages Workshop

Learning Event

University of Leicester Leicester

27 February 2013

Resilience is a key concept to consider when working with children of any age who have experienced trauma, abuse or neglect. Research suggests that many adolescents in the care system have experienced…

Reunification: Effective Planning and Decision-Making Research Messages Workshop

Reunification: Effective Planning and Decision-Making Research Messages Workshop

Learning Event : Research messages workshop

The Place Aparthotel Manchester

15 January 2013

Research shows that 35% of children reunified with their family return to the care system within six months (Wade et al 2011) and children who frequently oscillate between home and care experience the…

Planning for Permanence Knowledge Exchange Workshop

Planning for Permanence Knowledge Exchange Workshop

Learning Event

Interdisciplinary Centre of Social Sciences (ICOSS) University of Sheffield

28 November 2012

All looked after children in England are expected to have a care plan for permanence, which is designed to ensure stability and continuity of care for a child. Although care planning aims to support children…

Reunification: Effective Planning and Decision-Making Research Messages Workshop

Reunification: Effective Planning and Decision-Making Research Messages Workshop

Learning Event : Research messages workshop

Maple House Birmingham

27 November 2012

Research shows that 35% of children reunified with their family return to the care system within six months (Wade et al 2011) and children who frequently oscillate between home and care experience the…

Inspiring Reflective Practice for Performance Team Managers' Workshop

Inspiring Reflective Practice for Performance Team Managers' Workshop

Learning Event : Team managers workshop

Engineers' House Bristol

11 October 2012

There is pressure on team managers to deliver efficient and effective services, in conjunction with the requirement to both encourage and inspire good practice, and respond to poor performance. Team managers…

Analysis and Critical Thinking in Assessment Learning Module Part 2

Analysis and Critical Thinking in Assessment Learning Module Part 2

Learning Event

The Studio Manchester Manchester

03 July 2012

Drawing on the final resources from the Analysis and Critical Thinking in Assessment Change Project, these two-part learning modules are designed to support practitioners to develop their critical thinking…

Evidence Matters: Using Research in the Family Court Knowledge Exchange

Evidence Matters: Using Research in the Family Court Knowledge Exchange

Learning Event

Marriott Royal Hotel

24 May 2012

In light of the recent Family Justice Review, using research in the family court is becoming increasingly recognised as a way of supporting difficult decisions. This interactive knowledge exchange will…

Analysis and Critical Thinking in Assessment Learning Module Part 2

Analysis and Critical Thinking in Assessment Learning Module Part 2

Learning Event

Conference Aston Birmingham

17 May 2012

Drawing on the final resources from the Analysis and Critical Thinking in Assessment Change Project, these two-part learning modules are designed to support practitioners to develop their critical thinking…

Analysis and Critical Thinking in Assessment Learning Module Part 1

Analysis and Critical Thinking in Assessment Learning Module Part 1

Learning Event

The Studio Manchester Manchester

10 May 2012

Drawing on the final resources from the Analysis and Critical Thinking in Assessment Change Project, these two-part learning modules are designed to support practitioners to develop their critical thinking…

Children in Out of Home Placements: Managing effective contact with birth families Research Messages Workshop

Children in Out of Home Placements: Managing effective contact with birth families Research Messages Workshop

Learning Event : Research messages workshop

The National Council for Voluntary Organisations (NCVO) London

27 March 2012

Informed by the latest research, and focusing on the needs of the child, this practical workshop is aimed at social workers, social work assistants and all social care staff with a remit for managing and…

Analysis and Critical Thinking in Assessment Learning Module 2 Part 1

Analysis and Critical Thinking in Assessment Learning Module 2 Part 1

Learning Event

Conference Aston Birmingham

15 March 2012

Drawing on the final resources from the Analysis and Critical Thinking in Assessment Change Project, these two-part learning modules are designed to support practitioners to develop their critical thinking…

 Parental Drug and Alcohol Misuse: Its impact on children and families and effective interventions Research Messages Workshop

Parental Drug and Alcohol Misuse: Its impact on children and families and effective interventions Research Messages Workshop

Learning Event : Research messages workshop

Armada House Bristol

06 March 2012

Drawing on the latest policy, practice and research, this workshop will look at the ever-important issue of parental substance misuse, its impact on families, effective interventions to help parents address…

Home or Away: Making difficult decisions in the child protection system Partnership Conference

Home or Away: Making difficult decisions in the child protection system Partnership Conference

Learning Event : Partnership conference

University of Warwick Coventry

22 February 2012

Perhaps the toughest decision that social workers have to make is whether a child's outcomes would be best achieved by remaining at home or in care. This is an issue facing social care practitioners at…

Evidence Matters: Using Research in the Family Court Knowledge Exchange

Evidence Matters: Using Research in the Family Court Knowledge Exchange

Learning Event

The National Council for Voluntary Organisations (NCVO) London

12 January 2012

In light of the recent Family Justice Review, using research in the family court is becoming increasingly recognised as a way of supporting difficult decisions. This interactive knowledge exchange will…

Delivering Effective Supervision Under Pressure Team Managers' Workshop

Delivering Effective Supervision Under Pressure Team Managers' Workshop

Learning Event : Team managers workshop

University of Surrey Guildford

06 December 2011

Research has shown that supervision is vital to ensuring that social care professionals feel confident in their work. The Social Work Reform Board and Munro Review also emphasised supervision as one of…

Neglect: Recognition and Response Research Messages Workshop

Neglect: Recognition and Response Research Messages Workshop

Learning Event : Research messages workshop

Conference Aston Birmingham

29 November 2011

Neglect is the most common reason for inclusion on the child protection register in the UK. This workshop will address the extent to which practitioners are equipped to recognise and respond to the indications…

Communicating Effectively with Children Under Five Research Messages Workshop

Communicating Effectively with Children Under Five Research Messages Workshop

Learning Event : Research messages workshop

The National Council for Voluntary Organisations (NCVO) London

24 November 2011

Getting it right first time....? Early Intervention and Prevention Conference

Getting it right first time....? Early Intervention and Prevention Conference

Bespoke

University of Warwick Coventry

09 September 2011

Jointly hosted by BASPCAN and Research in Practice

Meaningful Participation

Meaningful Participation

Learning Event : Research messages workshop

The Metropole Hotel Leeds

29 March 2011

Promoting the participation of children and young people - in decision making and policy development and as active contributors to everyday family and community life - has become a central part of policy…

Domestic Abuse: 'The impact on children and young people'

Domestic Abuse: 'The impact on children and young people'

Learning Event : Partnership conference

The Palace Hotel Manchester

15 March 2011

The risks of harm to children caused by domestic violence are recognised in the amended definition of harm in the Children Act 1989 which includes 'impairment suffered from seeing or hearing the ill treatment…

Autism: An insight

Autism: An insight

Learning Event : Research messages workshop

The National Council for Voluntary Organisations (NCVO) London

02 March 2011

Dr Wendy Lawson prefers the word 'disability' to disorder and her research seeks to explore what being 'differently-abled' means in the world of neuro-diversity. Wendy has an Autism Spectrum Disorder.…

Development Seminars for newly qualified social workers - Session 2 (South East)

Development Seminars for newly qualified social workers - Session 2 (South East)

Learning Event : Knowledge exchange

The Novotel Cardiff

18 February 2011

The 2010/11 Wales College development seminars will support and promote the use of research evidence for social workers starting out on their careers. The three sessions cover accessing, identifying and…

Running Away: What the research tells us about those who run away and positive interventions

Running Away: What the research tells us about those who run away and positive interventions

Learning Event : Research messages workshop

The Royal York Hotel and Events Centre York

13 October 2010

Local Authorities are required to respond to National Indicator 71 which seeks to assess whether appropriate systems, procedures and protocols are in place to identify the levels of running away in their…



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