Following government advice, ESCC have made the decision to postpone or cancel some face to face training.
This decision has been made in light of the national concerns about the spread of the coronavirus (COVID - 19). Please see individual courses for more information.

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18 courses found

Code: MHEW062 MHEW - East Sussex Mental Health 2020 Conference for Schools and Colleges (Cancelled)

This is the second MHEW conference in East Sussex, and this year is the product of exciting collaborative work between ISEND - including the Educational Psychology Service and the Virtual School for Children in Care - and Public Health. The conference will build on recent developments in mental health and emotional wellbeing in schools and colleges, and highlight practical ways in which staff can support students' mental health and create a mentally-healthy organisation.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 01 July 2020 08:30 - 16:00 University of Sussex (Bramber House) Map

Code: CWB337A-D Motivational Interviewing Foundation - online

This is an online course replacing CWB333A-B

This course provides a theoretical framework and practical guidance on using Motivational Interviewing as a significant tool within relationship-based practice. 

Important note: The trainer will contact participants in advance of the course to provide a link to the training and joining instructions. The course will consist of 4 sessions (2 whole group sessions - 2 hours, 45 minutes - and 2 smaller group sessions 1 hour, 15 minutes - as arranged by the trainer) - see additional information.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 02 July 2020 09:30 - 12:30 E-Learning Training Map
2 07 July 2020 09:30 - 16:30 E-Learning Training Map
3 14 July 2020 09:30 - 12:30 E-Learning Training Map
4 16 July 2020 09:30 - 16:30 E-Learning Training Map

Code: CWB327A-B Attachment Based Practice with Families, Part 1- infancy, early childhood and the school years (EVENT FULL)

Social workers in particular, are encouraged to book on this training:

The two-day course forms the foundation level of a programme of training on 'Attachment Based Practice with Families'. It replaces the previous 'Application of Attachment Theory' 2 day course. Practitioners who have attended the Application of Attachment Theory course are eligible to book directly on to the second part of the programme: 'Attachment Based Practice with Families, Part 2 - Adolescence, Adulthood and the Family System'

This Part 1 course focuses on infancy and early childhood, moving up to the school years. It introduces contemporary attachment theory, its links with child development, neurobiology and the emerging field of narrative medicine. 

Attachment theory is essential for understanding how human beings function in relationships and how people develop social and psychological difficulties. It is also fundamental for understanding what constitutes psychological wellbeing.


 

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 15 September 2020 09:30 - 16:30 Lansdowne Hotel Map
2 16 September 2020 09:30 - 16:30 Lansdowne Hotel Map

Code: CWA323 Mental Health: Impact of Adult Mental Health on Children and Young People - Professional Level Workshop

This popular workshop is delivered by CAMHS / East Sussex Safeguarding Children Partnership (ESSCP) professionals. It explores the impact of adult mental health on children and young people and is for staff that directly support families where adult mental health issues or illnesses might be present.

This workshop is relevant for all East Sussex children's services practitioners working with children, young people and families assessed as level 3 or 4 on the Continuum of Need and specifically Designated Safeguarding Leads (DSLs) and SENCOs from schools and early years providers. 

Important note: Participants will need to have undertaken the Mental Health Foundation eLearning (Modules 1 and 2) prior to attending this course (see additional information under full details) or you may be turned away.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 22 September 2020 13:30 - 17:00 Horntye Park Sports Complex Map

Code: CWA324 Holding Difficult Conversations with Families - Workshop

These new format events will support staff who work directly with families to be more confident and capable when holding difficult conversations. 

Participants will be introduced to a new set of practice principles that have been designed by East Sussex practitioners and consider how to integrate holding difficult conversations with families with Solution Focus and Motivational Interviewing techniques.

All registered participants are required to watch this 16 minute introductory video from the trainer Phil Jones in advance of participating in this workshop.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 24 September 2020 09:30 - 16:30 Denton Island Community Centre Map

Code: CWA336 Collaborative working with Children and Young People with Mental Health Issues: Professional Level Workshop

This new 1/2 day workshop is part of a themed learning programme focusing on practical support and intervention with Children and Young People where mental health issues might be present.

The event is facilitated by Child and Adolescent Mental Health Service (CAMHS) and East Sussex Safeguarding Children Partnership (ESSCP) professionals. It is responding to learning needs identified in this area by a broad range of Children’s Services practitioners working with Children and Young People on Level 3 and 4 on the Continuum of Need. 

This workshop is relevant for all East Sussex children's services practitioners working with children, young people and families assessed as level 3 or 4 on the Continuum of Need and specifically Designated Safeguarding Leads (DSLs) and SENCOs from schools and early years providers.

Important note: Participants will need to have undertaken the Mental health foundation module 3 eLearning prior to attending this course (see additional information under full details).

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 06 October 2020 09:30 - 13:30 Faraday House Map

Code: CWB320 CSA: Female Sexual Abuse

This course will introduce participants to the current thinking, research and theory in relation to female sexual abuse, both in terms of perpetrator profiles and the impact on victims. Consideration of the obstacles that professionals face in recognising and responding to female sexual abuse will be given throughout the session.

You will need to have undertaken the Child Sexual Abuse (CSA) e-learning prior to coming on this course (see additional information under full details).

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 06 October 2020 10:00 - 16:00 East Sussex Training & Development Centre (St Mary's House) Map

Code: CWB328A-B Attachment Based Practice with Families, Part 1- infancy, early childhood and the school years

Social workers in particular, are encouraged to book on this training:

The two-day course forms the foundation level of a programme of training on 'Attachment Based Practice with Families'. It replaces the previous 'Application of Attachment Theory' 2 day course. Practitioners who have attended the Application of Attachment Theory course are eligible to book directly on to the second part of the programme: 'Attachment Based Practice with Families, Part 2 - Adolescence, Adulthood and the Family System'

This Part 1 course focuses on infancy and early childhood, moving up to the school years. It introduces contemporary attachment theory, its links with child development, neurobiology and the emerging field of narrative medicine. 

Attachment theory is essential for understanding how human beings function in relationships and how people develop social and psychological difficulties. It is also fundamental for understanding what constitutes psychological wellbeing.


 

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 15 October 2020 09:30 - 16:30 Faraday House Map
2 16 October 2020 09:30 - 16:30 Faraday House Map

Code: CWB334A-B Motivational Interviewing Foundation

This two-day course provides a theoretical framework and practical guidance on using Motivational Interviewing as a significant tool within relationship-based practice. 

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 24 November 2020 09:30 - 16:30 Denton Island Community Centre Map
2 01 December 2020 09:30 - 16:30 Denton Island Community Centre Map

Code: CWA326 Mental Health: Impact of Adult Mental Health on Children and Young People - Professional Level Workshop

This popular workshop is delivered by CAMHS / East Sussex Safeguarding Children Partnership (ESSCP) professionals. It explores the impact of adult mental health on children and young people and is for staff that directly support families where adult mental health issues or illnesses might be present.

This workshop is relevant for all East Sussex children's services practitioners working with children, young people and families assessed as level 3 or 4 on the Continuum of Need and specifically Designated Safeguarding Leads (DSLs) and SENCOs from schools and early years providers. 

Important note: Participants will need to have undertaken the Mental Health Foundation eLearning (Modules 1 and 2) prior to attending this course (see additional information under full details) or you may be turned away.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 21 January 2021 09:30 - 13:00 Wellshurst Golf Club Map