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Event *Safeguarding Children with Disabilities / Complex Health Needs
 

 

Course Aims: To introduce participants to the interface between disability and safeguarding. To recognise ways in which disabled children can be more vulnerable to harm.

Learning Outcomes - By the end of this course participants should:

  • Have an understanding of the perspective of the disabled child/young person.
  • Have recognition of the perceived barriers to communicating with disabled children.
  • Understand of the concept of created vulnerability.
  • Understanding indicators of abuse and neglect, including subtle signs across the diverse range of disabilities.
  • Have developed professional curiousity and competence in practice to understand the lived experience of children with disabilities beyond their medical diagnoses.
  • Have increased knowledge and confidence in seeking support in your role and an awareness of where to get that support.
  • Understand the impact on families where there is long term disability and illness present.

 

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Date Location Start Time    
12/12/2022 Microsoft Teams Session 1000 Book