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Blaenau Gwent and Caerphilly Social Care Workforce Development

Sibling Attachment - Placing Siblings Together or Apart

Duration : 2 days
Start Date : 20/01/2020
Time : This is a 2 day course: 20th & 21st January 2020. Both days will start at 9.30am and finish at 4.30pm. The venue will be at Foxes Lane for both days.
Trainer : Adrian Perkins
Location : Caerphilly
Venue : Foxes Lane, Conference Room D,
Unit 3 Foxes Lane Unit 3 Foxes Lane Oakdale Business Park Oakdale,

NP12 4AB
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Learning Outcomes

To have an overview of legislation, research and context for working with siblings

To consider the significance of sibling relationships

To identify some key areas in assessing sibling relationships

To consider the issues relating to contact for siblings separated through fostering or adoption

To consider the skills, capacities and support needs of carers/parents of siblings in alternative family settings

Gain an understanding of the application of systemic approaches in assessment and decision making in sibling placement

Pre-Requisites

None

Target Audience

Social Workers and Senior Practitioners in Caerphilly and Blaenau Gwent County Borough Councils