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WSP Understanding Neglect - Virtual Training

Thursday, July 30, 2020

WSP Understanding Neglect - Virtual Training

Level 2

This Multi-Agency training course will increase practitioners’ knowledge and confidence in identifying neglect and understanding the impact on children and young people. This training is particularly relevant for those professionals that have contact with children and young people.


To develop an understanding of what constitutes as neglect and the impact upon children and young people.

To develop an understanding of neglect in relation to child development.

To recognise and have knowledge of the signs and impact of children and young people who are, or maybe neglected.

To understand your professional role in assessing neglect and thinking about the ‘now what?’

Learning Outcomes:

To be able to recognise and understand what constitutes as Neglect and the agencies roles and responsibilities in responding to neglect.

To understand what theories are important in understanding the impact of neglect and how these can be related to practice.

To have an awareness of the assessment and intervention tools available in Walsall in responding to Neglect.

To increase your confidence in responding to situations where a child or young person is suffering neglect at the hands of their parents/carers.

These training will be completed through MS Teams - you will be sent an invite to the event 48 hours prior.

Dates Available:

Thursday 11th February 2021 - 9:30 - 12:00

Tuesday 9th March 2021 9:30 - 12:00

Tuesday 11th May 2021 9:30 - 12:00

Wednesday 14th July 2021 - 13:00 - 15:30 

Thursday 23rd September 2021 - 9:30 - 12:00

Wednesday 17th November 2021 - 13:00 - 15:30

Thursday 27th January 2022 - 9:30 - 12:00

Tuesday 15th March 2022 - 13:00 - 15:30

This training is delivered through MS Teams - you will be sent a link 48 hours prior to training - please ensure you secure time in your diary.

Please ensure that you use Google Chrome or Microsoft Edge to open the Eventbrite links and not Internet Explorer because if it is too outdated you might get a blank screen.

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