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Safeguarding Looked after Children: Trauma (Neurodevelopment vs Relational Trauma) and Hard to Reach Children.

27th January 2021 - Virtual

The conference will cover:

• The impact on neglect and adverse life events on brain development
• Neurobiology of maltreatment and Impact of adverse life Events
• Hard to reach children: What Clinicians need to know

Who Should Attend:

This conference is aimed at doctors and other health and social care professionals who work in Safeguarding or with Looked after Children and young people.


It will be of particular interest to designated nurses, designated doctors, named nurses, named doctors & agency medical advisers and specialist advisers for Looked after Children and Safeguarding as well as paediatricians, child psychologists, child psychiatrists, children’s nurses, health visitors, school nurses, GPs, allied health professionals, sexual health staff and midwives.

Speakers Include:

Dr Matt Woolgar,

Consultant Clinical Psychologist, National and Specialist Child and Adolescent Mental Health Service, SLAM

Dr Jane Herd,

CEO Orb8 and Consultant Clinical Social Worker

Dr Lin Ray- Graham,

Designated Nurse for Looked After Children

Dr Georgie Siggers,

Consultant Community Paediatrician, to the speakers.

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