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Code: ASC/21/0239 Practitioners Forum

A series of regular forums are held throughout the year for Enquiry Officers and any other practitioners working with safeguarding or complex case management on topical areas surrounding safeguarding practice. The forums offer the opportunity for peer networking and support, practice updates and professional discussion around pertinent areas of practice.

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1 24 June 2021 10:00 - 12:00 Virtual Learning Map

Code: SCB/21/0071 Supporting Prisoners Families Through Lockdown & Beyond - Virtual event

Research shows us that traumatic childhood experiences can have a profound impact on many different areas of functioning attachment, biological, sensory, physiology, social, emotional and psychological. Children of prisoners are 3 times more likely to have mental health issues and boys with a father in prison are twice a likely to offend (CREST 2019)

This training will raise your awareness of the needs of children and young people and their families impacted by a family member in prison.

If we are to best meet the needs of young people and minimise the risk of further trauma, a thorough understanding
of the benefits of a positive prison response to families is required.

This course will: Develop an understanding of the impact of parental offending on childhood trauma
Provide a forum to develop skills and nurture children and young people who feel ashamed, have to keep secrets may be experiencing financial difficulties and emotional distress. This course will provide attendees with access to local resources to support children and families with a family member in prison.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 30 June 2021 10:00 - 13:00 Virtual Learning Map

Code: ASC/21/0264 Person Centre Communication and support (Learning Disability)

This course is designed to introduce communication and person-centred planning tools for those working with individuals with a learning disability. The course explores creative approaches to communication and promotes the positive impact of inclusion on individual lives /outcomes.

This course is for Department of Adult Social Care and Public Health (DASCPH), local authority staff only.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 01 July 2021 10:00 - 13:00 Virtual Learning Map
2 07 July 2021 10:00 - 13:00 Virtual Learning Map

Code: ASC/21/0255 Case Recording

This training will give the opportunity to refresh your knowledge of professional standards around recording and gain further understanding of what good recording looks like and how to achieve it.

This course is for Department of Adult Social Care and Public Health (DASCPH), local authority staff only.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 06 July 2021 10:00 - 13:00 Virtual Learning Map
2 09 July 2021 10:00 - 13:00 Virtual Learning Map

Code: ASC/20/0083 MCA Forum

A series of regular forums are held throughout the year for social workers  and any other practitioners working with the Mental Capacity Act 2005 . The forums offer the opportunity for peer networking and support, practice and legal  updates and professional discussion around pertinent areas of practice related to mental capacity including undertaking mental capacity assessments and best interest decision making.

It is suggested that practitioneres bring examples of their current practice which can be shared to provide group learning

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 08 July 2021 10:00 - 12:00 Virtual Learning Map

Code: ASC/21/0256 Multi-agency Hoarding

This full day awareness level course includes the signs and symptoms of Hoarding and covers some basic support strategies.

This course is for Department of Adult Social Care and Public Health (DASCPH), local authority staff only.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 13 July 2021 10:00 - 13:00 Virtual Learning Map
2 14 July 2021 10:00 - 13:00 Virtual Learning Map

Code: ASC/21/0213 Becoming an Effective Enquiry Officer - Local Authority

This course is for practitioners who are required to carry out safeguarding enquiries in line with Richmond and Wandsworth Safeguarding Policy and Procedures. The two day session aims to enable participants to develop their skills in conducting enquiries into allegations or suspicions of adult abuse.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 26 July 2021 10:00 - 13:00 Virtual Learning Map
2 27 July 2021 10:00 - 13:00 Virtual Learning Map
3 28 July 2021 10:00 - 13:00 Virtual Learning Map
4 29 July 2021 10:00 - 13:00 Virtual Learning Map

Code: ASC/21/0257 Self - Neglect

This course covers the legal framework for self-neglect and how this relates to own role. The indicators, symptom and long-term effects of self-neglect are discussed. Case studies are used to explore the challenges of working with people that self-neglect including people that are hard to engage. Case studies are also used to identify thresholds for action around safeguarding.

This course is for Department of Adult Social Care and Public Health (DASCPH), local authority staff only.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 27 July 2021 13:30 - 16:30 Virtual Learning Map
2 28 July 2021 13:30 - 16:30 Virtual Learning Map

Code: SCB/21/0136 Richmond MARAC briefing (Richmond staff only)

If you are a frontline professional and wish to improve your understanding of MARAC and its processes - these sessions have been designed for you!
The following will be covered:
Gain an understanding of the MARAC process and aims
• MARAC threshold
• Risk Assessment
• How to complete MARAC referral form
• Your role at MARAC, presenting and sharing research
• Understand the importance of information sharing and referring to MARAC
The briefings are intended to be informal sessions where I will be available to provide information, answer any questions and assist with any queries attendees might have.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 28 July 2021 10:00 - 12:00 Virtual Learning Map

Code: ASC/21/0235 SAM Forum

A series of regular forums are held throughout the year for Safeguarding Adults Managers on topical areas surrounding safeguarding practice. The forums offer the opportunity for peer networking and support, practice updates and professional discussion around pertinent areas for Safeguarding Managers.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 29 July 2021 14:00 - 16:00 Virtual Learning Map

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