Safeguarding Training

We have a range of generic and specialised Safeguarding training, for both adult’s and children’s services.


Child Safeguarding

Beyond Safeguarding and Child Protection

  • Effect of Adverse Childhood Experiences and Trauma on the Brain
  • How Adverse Childhood Experiences affect Personal Development
  • Impact of Adverse Childhood Experiences on Inequalities
  • Research into Adverse Childhood Experiences
  • Implications of Adverse Childhood Experiences on Safeguarding and Child Protection

Safe Care in Foster Placements

  • The Experience of Coming into Care
  • They Don’t Know We Are Not Monsters
  • Finding Your Feet in A(nother) New Home
  • Risks of Complacency
  • Functions and Features of a Safe Care Policy
  • Under Suspicion – Why Children Make Allegations
  • What Happens During an Allegation
  • Above Suspicion – Protecting Yourself from Allegations

Child Sexual Abuse and Exploitation

  • Why and How People Sexually Abuse and Exploit Children
  • Impact of Sexual Abuse and Exploitation
  • Limitations of Vulnerability Models and Risk Assessment Tools
  • Victim Blaming and the Danger of CSE Films
  • Re-traumatising Sexually Abused Children
  • Providing Opportunities for Healing

Self-Harm in Young People

  • Why Young People Self-Harm
  • Methods of Self Harm
  • Challenging Stereotypes About Self Harm
  • Self-Harm and Emotional Survival
  • Trauma and Self Harm
  • The Limitations of a Risk Management Approach
  • A Trauma-Informed Approach to Self Harm
Adult Safeguarding

Adult Safeguarding (Generic)

  • Forms and Experiences of Abuse
  • Care Needs and Vulnerability
  • How and Why People Abuse
  • Complex and Multiple Abuse
  • Abuse and Trauma
  • The Five Safeguarding Themes

Domestic Abuse

  • Societal Attitudes to Domestic Abuse
  • Power and Control in Abusive Relationships
  • Cycle of Violent Abuse
  • Impact of Domestic Abuse on Victims
  • Why Do They Stay? The Challenges of Leaving an Abusive Relationship
  • The Cycle of Change and Motivation
  • Supporting and Safeguarding Victims

Self-Neglect in Adults

  • What is Self-Neglect?
  • Why People Self Neglect
  • Tools for Assessing Self-Neglect and Risk
  • Motivational Interviewing and Cycle of Change
  • Harmful Interventions in Self-Neglect
  • Practical Skills for Supporting Someone Who Self-Neglects
  • Self-Neglect, Consent and Mental Capacity
  • Legal and Safeguarding Options

Hidden Sentence

  • Impact of a Prison Sentence on Family
  • Prisoner Statistics and Trends
  • Journey Through The Prison System
  • Pre-Sentence – The Impact of Arrest and Trial
  • What Do We Tell the Children?
  • Sentence – Coping with a Family Member Who is in Prison
  • Release – Challenges of the Release of a Prisoner
  • Multi-agency Support for Families of Prisoners