Events

This section of the website contains information about a range of events, including conferences, workshops, and training courses relating to the health of children, young people and maternal health.

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  • Website Hidden sentence training (Newcastle)

    Hidden Sentence training is for any employees or volunteers whose work brings them into contact with families of prisoners. The one-day training course will give you a clear overview of the offender's journey, its impact ...

    Coverage: Wednesday, 1st March 2017 to Wednesday, 1st March 2017

  • Website Emanuel Miller lecture and national conference: eating and feeding disorders in children and young people – advances in basic science, prevention and treatment

    This conference brings a line up of speakers who are world renowned practitioners, clinicians and researchers in the area of eating disorders in young people. Their talks will focus on topics that draw on up to date rese ...

    Coverage: Friday, 10th March 2017 to Friday, 10th March 2017

  • Website Fundamentals of immunisation

    Public Health England and the UCL Great Ormond Street Institute of Child Health are running a Fundamentals of Immunisation course. This annual, two-day intense theoretical course is designed for those new to a role in im ...

    Coverage: Monday, 13th March 2017 to Tuesday, 14th March 2017

  • Website Talk to your baby 2017: early language in a connected world

    This conference highlights the key role communication and language can play in improving the life chances of children. Specialist practitioners and academics come together to share their expertise in improving language a ...

    Coverage: Monday, 13th March 2017 to Monday, 13th March 2017

  • Website Cyber bullying one-day conference

    This conference will focus on initiatives and research, highlighting effective practice in helping to keep young people safe from harm in the world of social media.

    Coverage: Thursday, 16th March 2017 to Thursday, 16th March 2017

  • Website Working in partnership to tackle and prevent childhood obesity

    This event will provide participants with an update on government policy for tackling childhood obesity and how children’s service providers can reap the rewards of a joined-up cross sector approach.

    Coverage: Tuesday, 21st March 2017 to Tuesday, 21st March 2017

  • Website Hidden sentence training (Morpeth)

    Hidden Sentence training is for any employees or volunteers whose work brings them into contact with families of prisoners. The one-day training course will give you a clear overview of the offender's journey, its impact ...

    Coverage: Thursday, 23rd March 2017 to Thursday, 23rd March 2017

  • Website Safeguarding children in a digital world

    This national conference is aimed at the entire children’s workforce. Some of the country’s leading experts on safeguarding children online will provide an all-round grasp of the principal dangers, and equip you with the ...

    Coverage: Wednesday, 29th March 2017 to Wednesday, 29th March 2017

  • Website Early years conference 2017

    The importance of children’s early experiences to their long-term outcomes are widely recognised. This conference enables practitioners/ policy-makers to share learning that supports and impacts upon young children and f ...

    Coverage: Wednesday, 29th March 2017 to Wednesday, 29th March 2017

  • Website The future of maternity services

    This Forum provides the opportunity to hear from Sir Cyril Chantler, Vice–Chair of the National Maternity Review regarding the latest progress towards implementation of the review’s recommendations. Through a combination ...

    Coverage: Wednesday, 29th March 2017 to Wednesday, 29th March 2017

  • Website Key issues for early years - funding, building workforce capacity and extending free childcare

    Bringing together key stakeholders from across the early years education sector, as well as local and central government, this seminar will consider latest policy priorities for early years education. It will be an oppor ...

    Coverage: Wednesday, 29th March 2017 to Wednesday, 29th March 2017

  • Website Measuring and monitoring children and young people’s mental wellbeing

    The Anna Freud Learning Network is hosting a series of free, regional workshops to help schools and those working with them to measure and monitor the mental wellbeing of children and young people. The workshops will be ...

    Coverage: Friday, 31st March 2017 to Friday, 31st March 2017

  • Website Implementing the prevent duty and teaching British values - key issues for schools, colleges and communities

    Assessing the progress of the Government’s attempts to counter extremism amongst young people, following the introduction of a statutory duty for schools and FE colleges under the Prevent Strategy in September 2015, this ...

    Coverage: Tuesday, 9th May 2017 to Tuesday, 9th May 2017

  • Website The future for school nursing

    This event will explore the national picture for school nursing, how you can meet ever-growing demands and gain practical guidance from innovative & effective services.

    Coverage: Tuesday, 9th May 2017 to Tuesday, 9th May 2017

  • Website Sleep and mental health in children and young people

    This one-day conference will cover the basic neurobiology of sleep including psychological and physical effects of poor sleep, sleep disorders and their treatment and the use of medication in sleeps disorders.

    Coverage: Friday, 2nd June 2017 to Friday, 2nd June 2017

  • Website ADOS-2 (autism diagnostic observation schedule-2) - 5 day course

    The Autism Diagnostic Observation Schedule version 2 (ADOS-2) is often considered to be the gold-standard interactive observation test that is used as part of Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) diagnosing in both clinical an ...

    Coverage: Monday, 5th June 2017 to Friday, 9th June 2017

  • Website How safe are our children? conference 2017

    This conference provides child protection professionals with the opportunity to debate, question and share insights about the latest strategies, policies and programmes to prevent child abuse and protect children.

    Coverage: Wednesday, 21st June 2017 to Thursday, 22nd June 2017

  • Adobe Acrobat Document Perinatal mental health. The national training course 2017: expertise for expanding services

    This course is suitable for any health and social care professional interested in perinatal mental health and will have an interactive format, delivering evidence-based, up to date and clinically relevant information.

    Coverage: Thursday, 22nd June 2017 to Friday, 23rd June 2017

  • Website Policy priorities for food in schools and early years settings: standards, education and funding

    This seminar will assess next steps for policymakers, educators, parents, local councils and suppliers working together to deliver healthy school and early years environments across England - alongside wider moves to red ...

    Coverage: Tuesday, 27th June 2017 to Tuesday, 27th June 2017


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