Independent Inquiry into Child Sexual Abuse

Child Migrant Report Published

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The Independent Inquiry into Child Sexual Abuse has today (1 March 2018) published its report into the Child Migration Programmes case study.

The report criticises Her Majesty’s Government (HMG) for the policy of child migration and recommends that all child migrants are financially compensated by HMG through a redress scheme.

Download the report – here

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Engaging with Disengaged Children & Young People

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Medica CPD are hosting this conference – I’ll be speaking at it.

Click for information – here.

On the same day I’m facilitating  a half day course: Through New Eyes:  WHERE CHALLENGING BEHAVIOUR COMES FROM & WHAT TO DO ABOUT IT

For more info on that, click – here.

Hope to see you, if you’re able!  :0)

Harmful Sexual Behaviour webinars – FREE!

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Neari Press is holding several FREE webinars this year on issues related to harmful sexual behaviour in children and young people.

These are top-notch events that I recommend highly. For more info click here.

New Directions in Sex Offender Treatment

The Centre for Applied Psychology and the University of Birmingham have announced their 2018 conference – New Directions in Sex Offender Treatment.

I’ll be there (doing a slot on day 2).

For details go here. To download the flyer click here.

Journey to Justice

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Barnardo’s has recently published a report into its work supporting young victims of abuse, whilst their abusers are prosecuted.

This report contains a valuable literature review, as well as important practice information.

Learn more here. Download it here.

Trauma Guide for Parents, Carers & Professionals…

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This week the Children’s Society published their Trauma Guide for Parents, Carers and Professionals.

It’s an 8 page guide that looks at an overview of symptoms, a practical guide for what to do and links to sources of information.

Click here for more info. Download the guide here.

Lammy Review published…

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David Lammy MP has published his independent review into the treatment of, and outcomes for, Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic individuals in the Criminal Justice System.

More info here.

Download here.

Sam’s Story – Children’s Experiences of Bullying

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This month, the Children’s Commissioner for Wales published her report into a consultation with children about bullying.

The report is called, “Sam’s Story” and contains the views of 2000 children.

Download it here. Learn more here.

Teenagers & Neglect – new report

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In November 2016 the Children’s Society published its Troubled Teens report (I missed it back then!  :0)

It’s the result of a study into the causes, extent and impact of neglect for teenagers.

I’ll be summarising the report in a blog post shortly, but in the meantime you can download it yourself here.

Applying the TRM to Youth Justice – Evaluation Published!

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Today the Welsh Government published the evaluation of the Enhanced Case Management approach.

This is the application of our Trauma Recovery Model to the complex Youth Justice cases.

To get the full details from the Welsh Government website click here.

Full report – here. Summary report – here.