Trauma Informed Practice - Virtual

Date & Time:

Thursday 3 December 2020 (09:30 - 11:30)

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Sutton Civic Offices, G5, St Nicholas Way, Sutton, SM1 1EA



Group Level 2 (regular contact with children, young people and/or parent/carer) or Level 3 (predominately working with children) or above (including strategic leads) as set out in the Competence Still Matters training framework published by the London Safeguarding Children Board. Inter-Collegiate Standards 2 and above for health professionals.


To understand the impact of developmental trauma and how this differs from Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)



By attending this course, participants will have


  • Improved their knowledge about the causes of developmental Trauma and links with attachment relationships.
  • Understanding the link with early developmental trauma and presentations of emotional distress, mental health diagnoses, Self-harm and suicide.
  • Understanding benefits of therapeutic parenting approaches for young people that have experienced developmental trauma
  • Understanding trauma informed approach by the wider system / network and how this influences positive outcomes.
  • Consider the impact on professionals working with people affected by trauma (i.e. secondary trauma) and to explore strategies for self-care.
  • Discuss any tools/resources or helpful strategies for working with children and families in a trauma-informed approach.

Reflect on current practice and think about what practitioners might need to do to implement a trauma-informed approach in their work to support children and families


Booking has now closed for this event.

Further Information:


Dedani Dlodlo and Bettina Pataki - CAMHS

Venue Details:

Sutton Civic Offices, G5, St Nicholas Way, Sutton, SM1 1EA

(020 8770 5000)