Thu, 04 Mar | Online Event

Module Two: Foster Carer and Adopter Training

For Foster Carers and Adopters (and their supporting professionals) who have already attended Module One
Registration is Closed
Module Two: Foster Carer and Adopter Training

Time & Location

04 Mar, 11:00 – 14:00 GMT
Online Event

About the Event

This is a half-day training for foster carers and adopters (and their supporting professionals) to think about your central role in supporting children across the transition. This session follows on from Module One: By Your Side Overview. The training will include a combination of presentation and discussion and the aim is for an interactive session. The session will include:

  • video examples of transition sessions
  • discussion of the crucial role of the main attachment figure
  • helpful ways of talking with children at different stages of the transition
  • different ways to help children communicate
  • how to use rituals to create safety and predictability
  • understanding and managing intense emotions in the adult group
  • question and answer session to discuss dilemmas

You should come away from this session with practical ideas you can use straight away.

Trainer: Dr Vivien Norris, Clinical Psychologist, Theraplay and DDP consultant and Trainer. By Your Side author and trainer.

In order to attend this course you need to:

  • have already undertaken Module One: By Your Side Overview
  • Event Ticket

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