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Past event presentations

Exploitation of boys and young men

20 June 2019, Online

Pre-birth assessment

12 June 2019, The National Council for Voluntary Organisations (NCVO) London

Pre-birth assessment

11 June 2019, The Studio Birmingham Birmingham

Understanding and responding to the exploitation of adults

06 June 2019, De Vere Colmore Gate Birmingham

Coaching skills

05 June 2019, The National Council for Voluntary Organisations (NCVO) London

Domestic abuse: Developing more effective responses in children and young people’s social care

22 May 2019, The National Council for Voluntary Organisations (NCVO) London

Attachment theory in practice

05 April 2019, Online

Building practice through Appreciative Inquiry

05 February 2019, The Studio Birmingham Birmingham

Coaching skills for managers and leaders

30 January 2019, Kings Manor Conference Centre, University of York Exhibition Square

Coaching skills for managers and leaders

24 January 2019, The Studio Manchester Manchester

Trauma-informed practice

22 January 2019, The Studio Birmingham Birmingham

Building practice through Appreciative Inquiry

16 January 2019, The Studio Manchester Manchester

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

29 November 2018, The National Council for Voluntary Organisations (NCVO) London

Understanding complex safeguarding and responding to different forms of exploitation

28 November 2018, Allia Future Business Centre Peterborough

Trauma-informed practice

21 November 2018, Engineers' House Bristol

Link Officers’ Annual Meeting

08 November 2018, Woodland Grange Conference Centre Leamington Spa

Poverty, inequality, neglect: building strategic thinking

07 November 2018, Priory Street Centre York

Poverty, inequality, neglect: building strategic thinking

06 November 2018, The National Council for Voluntary Organisations (NCVO) London

Trauma-informed practice

09 October 2018, Kings Manor Conference Centre, University of York Exhibition Square

Coaching skills for managers and leaders

03 October 2018, The National Council for Voluntary Organisations (NCVO) London

Building practice through Appreciative Inquiry

26 September 2018, The National Council for Voluntary Organisations (NCVO) London

Poverty, inequality, neglect: building strategic thinking

20 September 2018, The Studio Manchester Manchester

Poverty, inequality, neglect: building strategic thinking

19 September 2018, Engineers' House Bristol

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

12 September 2018, The National Council for Voluntary Organisations (NCVO) London

Coaching skills for managers and leaders

11 September 2018, The Studio Birmingham Birmingham

Building practice through Appreciative Inquiry

06 July 2018, Engineers' House Bristol

Trauma-informed practice

28 June 2018, The National Council for Voluntary Organisations (NCVO) London

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

14 June 2018, Woodland Grange Conference Centre Leamington Spa

Understanding complex safeguarding and responding to different forms of exploitation

14 June 2018, Life Meetings and Events Newcastle upon Tyne

Understanding complex safeguarding and responding to different forms of exploitation

16 May 2018, The National Council for Voluntary Organisations (NCVO) London

Intra-familial child sexual abuse

19 April 2018, Life Meetings and Events Newcastle upon Tyne

Working with parents who have a learning disability

21 March 2018, The Studio Manchester Manchester

Transitions in children’s lives: Partnership Conference

21 March 2018, The Studio Birmingham Birmingham

E-professionalism and safeguarding children and young people online

01 March 2018, The National Council for Voluntary Organisations (NCVO) London

E-professionalism and safeguarding children and young people online

25 January 2018, De Vere Colmore Gate Birmingham

Working with parents who have a learning disability

09 January 2018, The National Council for Voluntary Organisations (NCVO) London

Reflective supervision (Day 2 of 2)

14 December 2017, Middletons Hotel York

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

07 December 2017, The National Council for Voluntary Organisations (NCVO) London

Intra-familial child sexual abuse

05 December 2017, The National Council for Voluntary Organisations (NCVO) London

E-professionalism and safeguarding children and young people online

30 November 2017, Engineers' House Bristol

Supporting residential care leavers to succeed

28 November 2017, King's House Conference Centre Manchester

Working with parents who have a learning disability

14 November 2017, De Vere Venues Colmore Gate Birmingham

Link Officers’ Annual Meeting

02 November 2017, Aston Conference Birmingham

Reflective supervision (Day 1 of 2)

02 November 2017, Middletons Hotel York

Innovations in safeguarding – the transition from adolescence to adulthood

19 October 2017, The National Council for Voluntary Organisations (NCVO) London

Social work practice in family court

17 October 2017, Online

Quality assurance of practice - oversight and challenge

12 October 2017, The Studio Birmingham Birmingham

Values-based system and service redesign: Leaders’ Forum

28 September 2017, Aston Conference Birmingham

Intra-familial child sexual abuse

20 September 2017, The Studio Manchester Manchester

Working with parents who have a learning disability

19 September 2017, Engineers' House Bristol

Quality assurance of practice - oversight and challenge

12 September 2017, Engineers' House Bristol

Intra-familial child sexual abuse

17 May 2017, The Studio Birmingham Birmingham

Supporting care leavers to succeed

11 May 2017, Hallmark Hotel Preston Leyland Leyland

Intra-familial child sexual abuse

02 May 2017, Engineers' House Bristol

Working effectively with men in families

28 March 2017, Crowndale Centre (Camden Council) London

Middle Leaders' Development Workshop

22 March 2017, De Vere Colmore Gate Birmingham

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

16 March 2017, The National Council for Voluntary Organisations (NCVO) London

Trauma focused services: Partnership conference

15 March 2017, The Studio Birmingham Birmingham

Supporting care leavers to succeed

08 March 2017, Taunton Conference Centre Taunton

Reflective Supervision 2 of 2

01 March 2017, King's House Conference Centre Manchester

Councillors' and Trustees' Seminar 2017

09 February 2017, The Nuffield Foundation London

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

31 January 2017, The Place Aparthotel Manchester

Middle Leaders' Development Workshop

19 January 2017, Engineers' House Bristol

Reflective Supervision

17 January 2017, King's House Conference Centre Manchester

Middle Leaders' Development Workshop

29 November 2016, The National Council for Voluntary Organisations (NCVO) London

Link Officers' Annual Meeting

20 October 2016, The St John's Hotel Solihull

Special Guardianship Orders: Whole family assessment and support

04 October 2016, The Place Aparthotel Manchester

Reunification

06 July 2016, The National Council for Voluntary Organisations (NCVO) London

Special Guardianship Orders: Whole family assessment and support

28 June 2016, The National Council for Voluntary Organisations (NCVO) London

Devolution

09 June 2016, Malmaison Birmingham Birmingham

Confident practice with cultural diversity

19 May 2016, The National Council for Voluntary Organisations (NCVO) London

Building reflective practice: Using mentalisation theory in effective direct work

10 May 2016, Manchester Conference Centre Manchester

Responding to adolescent risk Partnership Conference

09 March 2016, De Vere Venues Colmore Gate Birmingham

Adolescent mental health Research Messages Workshop

24 February 2016, Leeds-Beckett University - The Rose Bowl Leeds

Middle Leaders' Development Programme (day two)
Learning Module

23 February 2016, King's House Conference Centre Manchester

Adolescent mental health Research Messages Workshop

26 January 2016, Engineers' House Bristol

Middle Leaders' Development Programme (day one)
Learning Module

21 January 2016, King's House Conference Centre Manchester

Adolescent Mental Health Research Messages Workshop

25 November 2015, The National Council for Voluntary Organisations (NCVO) London

Adolescent mental health Research Messages Workshop

18 November 2015, Antenna Media Centre Nottingham

Confident practice with cultural diversity: Research Messages Workshop

12 November 2015, University of Birmingham Birmingham

Young people and sexual exploitation Research Messages Workshop

12 May 2015, King's House Conference Centre Manchester

Children and young people with harmful sexual behaviours (HSB)

26 February 2015, Interdisciplinary Centre of Social Sciences (ICOSS) University of Sheffield

'Voice of the Child' Partnership Conference

24 February 2015, Crowne Plaza Birmingham City Birmingham

Link Officer and Champions' Annual Meeting

16 October 2014, Ardencote Manor Hotel Warwick

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

16 October 2014, The National Council for Voluntary Organisations (NCVO) London

Approaches to personalisation across the lifespan Knowledge Exchange Workshop

09 October 2014, The National Council for Voluntary Organisations (NCVO) London

Leaders' Forum: Re-imagining children's services

12 June 2014, Woodland Grange Conference Centre Leamington Spa

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

Adult attachment Expert webinar

15 May 2014, Online

This webinar will explore the relationship between attachment, parenting capacity and capacity to change. It will build on the frontline briefing and provide a practical introduction to support the use…

Assessment in care planning Research Messages Workshop

25 March 2014, The National Council for Voluntary Organisations (NCVO) London

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

20 March 2014, Crowne Plaza Birmingham City Birmingham

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

19 March 2014, King's House Conference Centre Manchester

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

11 March 2014, The Studio Manchester Manchester

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

05 March 2014, Somerset County Cricket Club Taunton

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

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

26 February 2014, The Studio Manchester Manchester

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,…

Assessing risk of further child maltreatment: understanding and using the Research in Practice tool webinar

16 January 2014, Online

This practical webinar will support the implementation of our recent resource, Assessing risk of further child maltreatment: a research-based approach www.rip.org.uk/riskassessmenttool (published June…

Evaluating training impact reason webinar

15 January 2014, Online

This webinar will be based on reason's Evaluating Training resources due to be published in autumn 2013. It will discuss practical issues and ideas around transferring learning from training into practice…

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

10 December 2013, Showroom Workstation Sheffield

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…

An evaluation of the Domestic Abuse Perpetrator Service (DAPS) reason webinar

07 November 2013, Online

Reason are holding an interactive webinar on 7th November, 12 - 1 pm to discuss the above evaluation. Members of the reason research team worked with colleagues at Bracknell Forest Council to evaluate…

Supporting you to understand research governance and ethics (Reason Webinar)

01 July 2013, Online

We are holding an interactive webinar on 1st July 12-1pm to help you with your research ethics and governance issues. One of reason's forthcoming resources focuses on research governance. The webinar…

Assessing Parental Capacity to Change Webinar

13 June 2013, Online

Effectively assessing parental capacity to change is key to identifying whether children are at risk of harm, and whether parents are likely to be able to make the changes necessary to provide good outcomes…

Sexually Harmful Behaviour Knowledge Exchange

12 June 2013, King's House Conference Centre Manchester

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

23 May 2013, Engineers' House Bristol

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…

Munro Implementation: the role of the Principal Social Worker

18 March 2013, Online

This webinar will be led by Luton’s Principal Social Worker and explore their development of the role in the context of their work as a Munro Demonstrator Site. The webinar will address the challenges…

Working with Parents who Misuse Substances Research Messages Workshop

14 March 2013, St Bride Foundation London

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

27 February 2013, University of Leicester Leicester

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

15 January 2013, The Place Aparthotel Manchester

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…

Value for Money (Reason Webinar)

04 December 2012, Online

This is the fourth in our series of regular reason webinars to share insight into areas of evaluation. It is for anyone who is interested in enhancing their skills and knowledge around evaluation. Following…

Planning for Permanence Knowledge Exchange Workshop

28 November 2012, Interdisciplinary Centre of Social Sciences (ICOSS) University of Sheffield

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

27 November 2012, Maple House Birmingham

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

11 October 2012, Engineers' House Bristol

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

03 July 2012, The Studio Manchester Manchester

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

24 May 2012, Marriott Royal Hotel

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

17 May 2012, Conference Aston Birmingham

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

10 May 2012, The Studio Manchester Manchester

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

27 March 2012, The National Council for Voluntary Organisations (NCVO) London

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

15 March 2012, Conference Aston Birmingham

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

06 March 2012, Armada House Bristol

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

22 February 2012, University of Warwick Coventry

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

12 January 2012, The National Council for Voluntary Organisations (NCVO) London

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…

Attachment in Children and Young People Webinar

07 December 2011, Online

Professor David Shemmings, Chair of Social Work, University of Kent

Delivering Effective Supervision Under Pressure Team Managers' Workshop

06 December 2011, University of Surrey Guildford

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

29 November 2011, Conference Aston Birmingham

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

24 November 2011, The National Council for Voluntary Organisations (NCVO) London

Neglect: Recognition and Response Webinar

22 September 2011, Online

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

09 September 2011, University of Warwick Coventry

Jointly hosted by BASPCAN and Research in Practice

Meaningful Participation

29 March 2011, The Metropole Hotel Leeds

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'

15 March 2011, The Palace Hotel Manchester

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

02 March 2011, The National Council for Voluntary Organisations (NCVO) London

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)

18 February 2011, The Novotel Cardiff

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

13 October 2010, The Royal York Hotel and Events Centre York

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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