Attachment and Trauma - Supporting looked after, adopted and vulnerable children

This half day workshop aims to give those working with children in a professional capacity the ability to understand and support children who may be experiencing attachment difficulties or developmental trauma. These are typically children who are looked-after, adopted, or those considered at-risk or vulnerable.

What will the training cover:

  • A child's journey through the care system
  • Definitions and causes of attachment difficulties and early trauma
  • Brain development and its effect on learning
  • Recognising and understanding the behaviours
  • Practical strategies to help support the child or young person

Who is this training suitable for:

  • Teachers
  • Teaching Assistants
  • Mentors
  • Special Educational Needs co-ordinators
  • Speech and Language Therapists
  • Nursery Nurses
  • Social Workers
  • Social Care workers
  • Youth workers
  • Family support workers
  • Private tutors
  • Other professionals working with children
  • Parents/Carers


  • 10% discount will be applied to all bookings made at least 4 weeks before the course date.
  • A discount of £5 per person for groups of 3 or more from the same organisation

How to Book

Either book through the website or:

  • Phone Jenny on 01384 400956
  • Email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Event Properties

Event date: Mon 25th Nov 2019 9:30am
Event End Date: Thu 13th Jun 2019 12:30pm
Individual Price £55.00
Speaker Jennifer Jones MBE
Number Hours 3
Location The Savoy Centre, Dudley
This event is now fully booked, sorry.

Group Rate

Number registrants Rate/Person(£)
3 50.00