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Code: ASC/21/0251 Self Harm, Suicide and Ligature Cutters

This course covers the biological, psychological and social approaches to understanding suicide and self-harm. Risk factors are covered, along with the causes and prevalence of suicide. It also covers how to respond in an emergency including practical demonstrations of the appropriate response to finding someone who has tied a ligature.

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 25 May 2021 10:00 - 13:00 Virtual Learning Map
2 26 May 2021 10:00 - 13:00 Virtual Learning Map

Code: SCB/21/0134 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 26 May 2021 10:00 - 12:00 Virtual Learning Map

Code: ASC/21/0234 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 27 May 2021 14:00 - 16:00 Virtual Learning Map

Code: ASC/21/0263 Dynamics of Domestic Abuse and MARAC

To raise awareness, identification and support processes of domestic abuse and the impact upon victims and children to practitioners, enabling them to be able to understand the issues and support processes available to children and families subjected to domestic abuse across all cultures and religions and families.

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 02 June 2021 10:00 - 13:00 Virtual Learning Map
2 04 June 2021 10:00 - 13:00 Virtual Learning Map

Code: SCB/21/0154 Dynamics of DA & Economic / Financial Abuse

Domestic abuse is any type of controlling, bullying, threatening or violent behaviour between people in a relationship. It isn’t just physical violence; domestic abuse includes any emotional, physical, sexual, economic / financial or psychological abuse. This course is intended to enable practitioners to develop informed and responsive interventions that support victims and prevent repeated abuse.

• To explore the complexities and dynamics of abusive relationships and it’s impact on victims
• To consider the cycle of abuse, a ‘victim’s journey’ and the reasons why victims stay in abusive relationships
• Explore gains and losses of leaving a relationship & Impact of Economic Abuse
• To challenge the common myths, stereotypes and social tolerance of the different forms of domestic abuse
• To identify practical tools to help support victims including Power & Control Wheel & Claire's Law
• Awareness of new legislation - Domestic Abuse Bill & Economic Abuse

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 08 June 2021 09:30 - 11:00 Virtual Learning Map

Code: ASC/21/0252 Autism and Mental Health

This course covers the neurological differences in people with autism, and how can impact on mental health needs. The most common conditions and their indicators are covered, considering assessment and diagnostic overshadowing.

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 08 June 2021 10:00 - 13:00 Virtual Learning Map
2 14 June 2021 10:00 - 13:00 Virtual Learning Map

Code: ASC/21/0253 Motivational Interviewing for All Staff (ASC)

Following previous training, this course is a progression in the development of strengths based practices within Adult Social Services

Motivational interviewing is a collaborative, goal-oriented style of communication with particular attention to the language of change

It is designed to strengthen personal motivation for and commitment to a specific goal by eliciting and exploring the person's own reason(s) for change within an atmosphere of acceptance and compassion.

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 14 June 2021 13:30 - 16:30 Virtual Learning Map
2 15 June 2021 10:00 - 13:00 Virtual Learning Map
3 28 June 2021 10:00 - 13:00 Virtual Learning Map
4 29 June 2021 10:00 - 13:00 Virtual Learning Map

Code: ASC/21/0214 Safeguarding Adult Manager (SAM) Training

This course is for all managers and principle social workers and aims to develop their skills in chairing safeguarding case conferences and safeguarding case conference reviews, in line with Richmond and Wandsworth's Inter Agency Policy and Procedures.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 21 June 2021 10:00 - 13:00 Virtual Learning Map
2 22 June 2021 10:00 - 13:00 Virtual Learning Map
3 23 June 2021 10:00 - 13:00 Virtual Learning Map
4 24 June 2021 10:00 - 13:00 Virtual Learning Map

Code: ASC/21/0254 Working with people with Co-Existing Mental Health and Substance Misuse Issues

This course aims to give participants increased knowledge and understanding of the key issues and complexities in relation to the presentation of substance use in mental health.

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 22 June 2021 13:30 - 16:30 Virtual Learning Map
2 23 June 2021 13:30 - 16:30 Virtual Learning Map

Code: SCB/21/0156 Parental mental health and the effects on children - Virtual Training

A 2 virtual course looking at the impact of parental mental ill health on children. The course will cover thresholds for services, understanding roles and responsibilities, developing a shared language, models for assessment and planning,

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 23 June 2021 09:30 - 13:30 Virtual Learning Map
2 24 June 2021 09:30 - 13:30 Virtual Learning Map

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