SAVE THE DATES: Bookings are now open for the BASPCAN spring 2019 programme. Three important events here

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‘Community Approaches to Preventing Sexual Abuse and Sexual Exploitation: Issues, challenges and opportunities’

1 March 2019 - Quaker Meeting House, Edinburgh

Keynote Speakers Include: Dr Sam Warner, Dr Sarah Nelson and Professor Norma Baldwin

Witchcraft and Ritual Related Abuse of Children’

6 March 2019 – De Vere Colmore Gate, Birmingham

In this workshop we will explore what we know about ‘witchcraft’-related beliefs and practices in UK child protection.

The day is led by Dr Maria Clark and Professor Julie Taylor, University of Birmingham along with others TBC

‘The Child’s World: effective assessment practice in challenging times’

18 March 2019 - CVS, Priory Street, York

A collaborative event with BASPCAN and Jessica Kingsley Publishers to launch the publication of the book ‘The Child’s World: Good Assessment Practice’ by Emeritus Professor Jan Horwath and Dr Dendy Platt

The conference theme is good assessment practice for a multi-disciplinary audience, exploring topics such as assessment of parental capacity for change, sexual abuse by peers, and domestic violence.

Speakers: Emeritus Professor Jan Horwath, Dr Dendy Platt, Dr Aideen Naughton, Professor Jane Barlow, Professor Simon Hackett and Dr Peter Sidebotham



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