Adopters Training Programme 2018

Date Topic Facilitator

24th January 2018
6:30pm – 8:30pm

Internet and Electronic Safety

  • Teaching children about the dangers of the Internet and Social Networking Sites
  • The implications for adoptive parents of unplanned contact with birth family members

Amy Simister, Safety Officer
YAA – Terry Guest
YAA – Amy Crowderr

14th March 2018
6:30pm-8:30pm

PACE Parenting

  • Therapeutic approach to Parenting
YAA – Michelle Beecham
YAA – Amy Crowder
16th May 2018
6:30pm – 8:30pm
Letterbox Contact

  • Benefits of Letterbox contact
  • How to write your letters
  • Opportunity to discuss potential difficulties with Letterbox contact
YAA – Sue Lambert
YAA – Sara Hill
18th July 2018
10.30am – 1.00pm
Foetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder

  • An overview of Foetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder
  • Its physical defects and characteristics
  • Effect of alcohol on development and behaviour
  • Parenting strategies
oanne Latta
YAA – Sara Hill
25th July 2018
6.30pm – 8.30pm
Theraplay

  • Discover the four principles of Theraplay
  • Learn how to engage your child
  • Using play to promote Bonding and Attachment
  • This is a “hands on” and “have fun” session
YAA – Michelle Beecham
YAA – Nicky Ingle
19th September 2018 6:30pm – 8:30pm Educational Issues

  • Educational issues affecting Looked After and Adopted children
  • Entitlement to services
  • Raising children’s achievement
Theresa Elvin, Education & Training Team, Doncaster MBC
YAA – Sarah Howells
YAA – Terry Guest
14th November 2018
6:30pm – 8:30pm
Sharing Origins Information

  • Talking to children about sensitive / difficult issues
  • Using available tools eg Life Story Book

 

YAA – Nicky Ingle

YAA – Sue Lambert

 

ALL TRAINING WILL BE HELD AT: YORKSHIRE ADOPTION AGENCY, LOVERSALL COURT, CLAYFIELDS, TICKHILL ROAD, BALBY, DONCASTER, DN4 8QG

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