|Training Provider||Independent Adviser (company)
This course is intended for adoptive applicants who are being assessed, or who have been assessed and are waiting for a child to be placed. The focus of the training will be on how to use play activities to make deep meaningful connections/relationships with children.
The aim will be to develop skills in relationship 'attunement' where the child's enjoyable experiences are amplified & his/her stressful experiences are reduced & contained
|Training Objectives||To be able to use play activities to connect/attune with children/young people
To gain knowledge & understanding of brain development in connection with trauma
To gain knowledge of using non-verbal communication to enable children to feel safe.
To gain knowledge of how to transfer Theraplay from the clinical setting to the home environment.
|Subject Areas||Practice with Children and Families|
|Target Audience||Foster Carers/Adopters/Parents and Guardians|
|Admin Contact||Social Care Training Admin (SCTraining@suffolk.gov.uk)|
|Event Tutor||Steve Layzell|