Working with Challenging and Hard to Help Families
Target Group Experienced or senior professionals who work with complex needs families, and who contribute to assessing, planning, intervening,
and reviewing the needs of a child or young person.
Trainer: Janet Lee
Times: 9:30am – 4:30pm
Date: Thursday 20th September 2018
Thursday 7th March 2019
Delegates: 20 places
Aims and Objectives:
- To develop confidence and competence in the interface with other safeguarding professionals.
- To unpick what “authoritative practice” looks like in action.
- To use techniques and develop skills that assist practitioners in using authority when working with families who are hard to help and who present challenging and evasive behaviour to professionals.
- To use team around the child meetings, conferences and core groups as meetings where challenge and critical thinking can be demonstrated.