Spotlight on ...sessions

Our free sixty minute ‘Spotlight On..’ sessions have proved hugely successful in 2017, with a total of 620 multi agency attendees.

Each session offers a short briefing on a different relevant subject matter (with accompanying LSCB Practitioner Guidance resource) and each is delivered by a specialist agency partner. Issues discussed include:

1. Bruising in non-mobile babies and children not independently mobile (Alder Hey Rainbow Centre)

2. Understanding Psycho Active Substances – New Drugs (Addaction and Young Addaction)

3. Making a referral using the MARF (Careline)

4. Working with Gypsy Roma and Traveller Communities (EMTAS)

5. Introduction to Attachment Theory (Children’s Services Fostering Team)

6. Talking about LGBT+ (YPAS)

  • LSCB Practice Guidance - LGBT                                                             

 7. An introduction to Foetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders (LJMU)

8. Adult Mental health and Parenting Capacity (Merseycare and Barnardos)

Following consultation with partner agencies and practitioners, the next series of Spotlight Sessions will take between 3.30- 4.30pm on Thursday afternoons.

Dates of forthcoming sessions are:

  • Thursday 21st September 2017 - Dangerous Dogs
  • Thursday 19th October 2017 - Child Criminal Exploitation **CANCELLED**
  • Thursday 23rd November 2017- Adverse Childhood Experiences ACE
  • Thursday 18th January 2018 - Safeguarding High Risk Victims and Families experiencing Domestic Abuse
  • Thursday 22nd February 2018 - to be confirmed
  • Thursday 29th March 2018 - to be confirmed

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