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The ASK workshop Online – Assessing Suicide in Kids 

The ASK Workshop is the only internationally accredited suicide prevention workshop that specifically addresses suicide risk in children.

It is designed for professionals working with children of ages 5-14 years and seeks to challenges commonly held notions about children’s capacity to consider suicide, and provide them with practical tools that support their understanding of what can best help a child contemplating suicide.

Please visit https://youtu.be/_cJOPfStcxg for an introduction to the training and view the MHL flyer for more details.

Dates

3rd & 4th February 2021, 9am-1.30pm both days

Additional dates

21st & 22nd April 2021, 9am-1.30pm both days

Cost

£80 per person

To book your place or for more information please contact alice.newton-leeming@mentalhealthlearning.co.uk

Free Safeguarding Webinars

Please find details of a range of Webinars that have been made available with regards to identifying safeguarding concerns. Please feel free to distribute the email within your own organisations and book directly using the email address provided.

Check out and gain access to free webinars by clicking here

WISH training (Sexual Health)

The WISH training programme is commissioned by Buckinghamshire County Council. All courses are facilitated by the Terrence Higgins Trust, a specialist sexual health service that is part of the new Buckinghamshire Sexual Health and Wellbeing service. The overall aim of the WISH programme is to promote the sexual health and wellbeing of all Buckinghamshire  residents and to equip those working with  individuals of all ages, gender, ethnicity, disability or sexuality  with the knowledge, skills and tools to develop  resilience, respect and to promote consensual healthy and safe sexual relationships.

These are multi-agency courses for all those who are currently working with young people / vulnerable adults, to enable them to work effectively with people around sexual health and relationships in either one to one or group situations.

For information on current courses please click here.

The Child and Adolescent Harmful Behaviour Service (CAHBS)

CAHBS is a specialised non-mental health element of an integrated service model of care in the Child and Adolescent Mental Health Service (CAMHS) within Oxford Health NHS Foundation Trust. Operating across Oxfordshire and Buckinghamshire, CAHBS support a multi-agency response, offering largely consultancy-based service, to young people (up to age 18) displaying concerning sexual behaviour.

Please contact CAHBS directly if you are interested in specific training on topics related to inappropriate or harmful sexual behaviour and understanding risk to others.
Email: CAHBS.team@oxfordhealth.nhs.uk

Bucks New University: Child Protection and Adult Safeguarding Courses

If you are looking to improve your understanding of safeguarding and the complexities of working in this rapidly changing field, an MSc Child Protection and Adult Safeguarding from Bucks could be for you. Please see below links for full and part time courses: –

Informed by the areas of expertise of the lecturing staff in the social work, policing and community health teams, this master’s programme covers a range of optional areas of study including disability, victimisation and health.

Call Bucks New University on 0330 123 2023 or email advice@bucks.ac.uk to find out more.