Trauma-informed Care with Children and Families: Principles, Theory and Practical Application

University College Cork

 

Course Name Trauma-informed Care with Children and Families: Principles, Theory and Practical Application
Course Provider University College Cork
Course Code CPD1717
Course Type Lifelong Learning
Qualifications
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Certificate of Attendance National University of Ireland None
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Attendance Options Part time, Evening
Location (Districts) Cork City
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Start Date:
Course 1. Jan 6th 2020
Course 2. April 21st 2020
Application Date Closing Date: 6th December 2019 for Course 1
21st March 2020 for Course 2
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Duration Eight weeks,
Course 1. will take place over the following eight week dates:

January 6th, 13th,20th, 27th, February 3rd, 10th , 17th , 24th 2020

Course 2. will take place over the following eight week dates:

April 21th, 28th, May 5th, 12th,19th, 26th, June 2nd, 9th 2020

Course will start at 7:00pm and finish at 10:00pm each evening
Course Fee Course 1:
€180.00 fee: Payment from 1st November 2019

Early Bird Fee of €160.00: Payment made by 31st October 2019

Course 2:
€180.00 fee: Payment from 1st March 2020

Early Bird Fee of €160.00: Payment made by 29th February 2020
Entry Requirements The course is aimed at social workers, social care leaders, residential care staff, Guardians ad Litems, teachers, counsellors, nurses, G.P.s, early years’ practitioners, youth workers and any other professional working with children and families.
Course Content Objective
This course is an introduction to trauma-informed care for practitioners. It will examine this approach as a response to addressing the impact of exposure to early trauma and attachment disruption on children.
Subjects Taught

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The Course will be delivered in a series of 8, 3 hour lectures designed to enhance practitioners’ knowledge of trauma-informed care. It will cover the following topics:
1.Definition and theoretical principles of trauma-informed care.
2.T...

Assessment Method Assessment
Group participation, completion of a self-reflective journal and end of course written reflection (1000 words).

Certificate of Attendance on Completion

Digital Badge (pending)
Further Enquiries Caroline Collins
cpd@ucc.ie
021 490 2872
https://www.ucc.ie/en/cpd/
Location Main Campus, University College Cork
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