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Webinars and training

Learning the Lessons from Punishing Abuse: Girls, violence and vulnerability

Date: Wednesday, 22 June 2022

In this webinar, Dr Alex Chard is joined by Dr Katie Ellis, Lorraine Kahn, Dr Gilly Sharpe, and Wendy Tomlinson to discuss the key findings about the girls studied in Punishing Abuse – and to examine why girls' needs are sometimes harder to identify and to meet.

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Make the most of your CareKnowledge membership

Dates: Tuesday 7th June 2022 / Wednesday 6th July 2022

Would you like to find out more about what CareKnowledge has to offer? Whether you're a new CareKnowledge member or you're curious about whether a CareKnowledge subscription is right for you, this one-hour session will show you how to get the most from membership.

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Meet the Editors

Dates: Thursday 23rd June 2022, Wednesday 20th July 2022

We're constantly striving to ensure CareKnowledge meets the needs of our subscribers.

In this series of small informal discussions, you will be able to discuss the challenges you face in your role, so we can better understand your needs. Join us to have your say and help shape the future of CareKnowledge.

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Are you missing out on CareKnowledge features?

Dates: Wednesday, 15th June 2022

Join us for this free familiarisation session focusing on The Bookshelf - our virtual shelf of key social care books - and our collaboration tool, Communities

Whether you're a new CareKnowledge member or you're curious about whether The Bookshelf and Communities are right for your organisation, this one-hour MS Teams session will show you how to make the most of these features.

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Previous events

What can we learn from the National Review of Non-Accidental Injury in Under 1s?

This event took place on Wednesday, 27th April 2022. Video and audio replays are available exclusively for CareKnowledge members.

In this webinar, CareKnowledge Head of Content Rob Mair is joined by Elie Godsi, author of the Psychologist’s Report which formed a critical part of the National Review, to draw out lessons for professionals to understand the key factors that must be recognised in order to identify those children most at risk of harm.

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Learning the Lessons from Punishing Abuse: Poverty, deprivation and empowering rich social work practice

This event took place on 16 November 2021. A recording of the session is exclusively available to CareKnowledge members in a choice of video and audio format.

How poverty-informed is your practice? Dr Alex Chard, Wendy Tomlinson and expert guest speakers explore how childhood poverty impoverishes lives – and what it is in your power to change.

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Learning the Lessons from Punishing Abuse: Why professional curiosity and knowing a child well matters

This event took place on 30 June 2021. A recording of the session is available to CareKnowledge members.

This session provides an opportunity to hear Dr Alex Chard discuss his recently published and highly impactful report, Punishing Abuse, with the Youth Custody Service’s Head of Safeguarding, Wendy Tomlinson. The focus of this session is on drawing out lessons for frontline professionals working in children’s services.

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