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NDIS: The Interface with Out-of-Home Care

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Working with Children Under 12 with Sexual Behaviour Problems

Are you concerned about the sexual behaviour of a child you work with? Is this behaviour developmentally normal, problematic or abusive? This one day workshop will explore the sexual development of children and when that development becomes problematic. The exploration of this topic will start by looking at the assumptions that are commonly held about children’s sexual development and the contexts of children’s lives that may lead to problematic sexual behaviour. During the... [More]
$240 Limited GST free / $220
Working with Children Under 12 with Sexual Behaviour Problems

<p>{image name:“AASW CPD Endorsed Logo” align:“right” width:“100” height:“100”}<br/>{image name:“ACA-recognised” align:“right” width:“100” height:“100”}</p><p>Are you concerned about the sexual

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Working with Birth Parents and Families

The recent changes in OOHC saw the allocation of case management responsibilities to the NGO’s and their staff, who are facing the challenge of court demands and working with birth parents and families, in addition to providing services to children and young people who cannot live at home. At this workshop, learn about developing strategies and strengthening skills in working effectively with birth parents and families which is critical to supporting children and young people in... [More]
$240 Limited GST free / $220
Working with Birth Parents and Families

<p>{image name:“AASW CPD Endorsed Logo” align:“right” width:“100” height:“100”}</p><p>The recent changes in OOHC saw the allocation of case management responsibilities to the NGO’s and their staff,

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Sydney - Wentworth Institute Sydney
$240 Limited GST free / $220

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Beyond Developmental Trauma – What We Know about Changing Brains and Changing Outcomes for Children and Young Adults

Please note: In order to participate in this workshop participants must have prior knowledge in neurodevelopmental impact of trauma. Beyond a comprehensive understanding of trauma informed neurodevelopmental theory is the application of this theory into practice. In this two day course, participants will look at intervention strategies that target, or are linked to different neurological systems, and learn how to embed these strategies into a reparative care environment through... [More]
$480 Limited GST free / $440
Beyond Developmental Trauma – What We Know about Changing Brains and Changing Outcomes for Children and Young Adults

<p>{image name:“AASW CPD Endorsed Logo” align:“right” width:“100” height:“100”}</p><p><strong>Please note: In order to participate in this workshop participants must have prior knowledge in

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Restricted Practices in OOHC

This course is about gaining an understanding of Restricted Practices, legislative requirements, practical implications, processes, and how best to support and care for children and young people in out of home care. You will gain an understanding of what a restricted practice is, the importance of gaining approval for use of restricted practices, and the relationship between restricted practices, behaviour management, and positive behaviour support. By having a sound understanding... [More]
$240 Limited GST free / $220
Restricted Practices in OOHC

<p>{image name:“AASW CPD Endorsed Logo” align:“right” width:“100” height:“100”}</p><p>This course is about gaining an understanding of Restricted Practices, legislative requirements, practical

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Cultural Identity for Children and Young People from Migrant and Refugee Backgrounds in OOHC: Putting the Principle into Practice

Supporting positive cultural identity for migrants and refugees in OOHC and adoption is easier said than done. This course will take participants past the basics of cultural exposure into more meaningful and practical ways to support a child’s development of positive cultural identity. As OOHC caseworkers and managers we work within an increasingly rich and culturally diverse context with almost one in four Australians now born overseas. When children come into care we are required... [More]
$240 Limited GST free / $220
Cultural Identity for Children and Young People from Migrant and Refugee Backgrounds in OOHC: Putting the Principle into Practice

<p>{image name:“AASW CPD Endorsed Logo” align:“right” width:“100” height:“100”}</p><p>Supporting positive cultural identity for migrants and refugees in OOHC and adoption is easier said than done.

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Talking with Kids about Tricky Topics

Talking to kids about tricky topics is part of what workers and carers need to do. We need to explore ways of being truthful with kids at a level they can understand and in non-judgmental language. We also need to be mindful of teaching kids who they might talk with about these tricky topics, that they are not alone – there are other kids that go through this, and that whatever happened, it is not their fault. Often this is not a part of worker or carer training and we can find it... [More]
$240 Limited GST free / $220
Talking with Kids about Tricky Topics

<p>{image name:“AASW CPD Endorsed Logo” align:“right” width:“100” height:“100”}</p><p>Talking to kids about tricky topics is part of what workers and carers need to do. We need to explore ways of

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Connecting Kin

Increasing numbers of children are securing permanency through living with extended family and kin, this is likely to continue and a greater emphasis is being placed on family as a source of permanency, connection and safety for children. Policy, procedures and practices have failed to keep pace with the renewed focus on the child’s family, and workers frequently find themselves grappling with the opportunities, challenges and complexities of kinship care with little if any... [More]
$240 Limited GST free / $220
Connecting Kin

<p>{image name:“AASW CPD Endorsed Logo” align:“right” width:“100” height:“100”}</p><p>Increasing numbers of children are securing permanency through living with extended family and kin, this is likely

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Life Story Work

Life Story Work can offer a child or young person in out-of-home care an ongoing opportunity to resolve past trauma, and to grieve the losses associated with separation from their birth family. Further, it can aid the child or young person in developing a positive identity and a cohesive narrative about their life. This workshop will enable participants to explore frameworks, develop skills and discover a variety of methods for effective Life Story Work. We will also examine ways... [More]
$240 Limited GST free / $220
Life Story Work

<p>{image name:“AASW CPD Endorsed Logo” align:“right” width:“100” height:“100”}</p><p>Life Story Work can offer a child or young person in out-of-home care an ongoing opportunity to resolve past

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Voice Your Choice – Supported Decision Making Training for Workers

Voice Your Choice is a supported decision making workshop for workers. The workshop will up-skill all participants and empower disability or care sector professionals to work alongside young people with disability and assist them in transitioning from the care system. Topics to be explored include: What is supported decision making and its context? What is the role of the supporter in the decision making process? How do we create barriers or enablers in supported decision making?... [More]
$140 Limited GST free / $120
Voice Your Choice – Supported Decision Making Training for Workers

<p>{image name:“AASW CPD Endorsed Logo” align:“right” width:“100” height:“100”}</p><p>Voice Your Choice is a supported decision making workshop for workers. The workshop will up-skill all participants

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