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Exploring the relevance to practice in Wales of an International Study on Promoting Positive Parenting

Date published: 29/01/2018


ISPCAN, BASPCAN, NSPCC Cymru/ Wales  and Children in Wales would like to invite you to attend their  joint logoconference at the Pierhead, Cardiff

Sponsored by Lynne Neagle AM
Location: Pierhead, Cardiff
Date and time: Wednesday 14 March 2018 from 9am - 4.30pm

Speakers:

Minister for Children and Social Care, Huw Irranca-Davies AM

Professor Jane Barlow, Oxford University

Dr Arnon Bentovim, Child and Family Training

Jenny Gray, OBE, ISPCAN

Enid Hendry, BASPCAN

Speakers from Wales - to be confirmed

Des Mannion - NSPCC Cymru/Wales(Morning Co-Chair)

Catriona Williams, OBE - Children in Wales (Afternoon Co-Chair)

Aims of the conference:

  • To explore the relevance to practice in Wales of findings from an international study by ISPCAN on promoting positive parenting;
  • To identify practical ways of improving parenting practice to achieve positive outcomes for children and young people in Wales.

Learning objectives:

By the end of this event participants will be able to:

  • identify how findings and recommendations from an international study by ISPCAN on promoting positive parenting relate to practice in Wales;
  • understand what is necessary for effective implementation of positive parenting interventions;
  • describe practical ways of improving parenting in day-to-day practice at primary, secondary and tertiary levels of intervention.

Audiences:

  • Professionals who coordinate and manage parenting support services;
  • Professionals working directly with children and families from health, social work, early years, early intervention services, education and the independent and voluntary sector;
  • Professionals with a responsibility for planning and commissioning services to promote child health and wellbeing, positive parenting and the prevention of child maltreatment;
  • Coordinators on Public Service Boards in Wales;
  • Educators and researchers working in the field of positive parenting and the prevention of child maltreatment.

 Download their programme here 

Book online here 


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