This session will look at types of vulnerability that you are likely to encounter in children and young people you see in your everyday practice. It links in closely with the previous module Family health and with the modules ahead. It should encourage you to think of child vulnerability in a broad and thoughtful way.
This session is aimed at a universal audience and provides an overview of children and young people who are more vulnerable to developing mental health problems and who may have psychological needs associated with their circumstances.
This session addresses the impact of having a long-term condition and disability during adolescence on education and vocation. In addition, the session explores the legislation in place to support young people achieving their vocational potential.
This session is aimed at a universal audience and provides information to help recognise and respond to cases where children and young people are or have been victimised.
This session is aimed at a specialist audience: trainee and practising counsellors. It provides an overview of the role of the BACP Ethical Framework in underpinning effective and accountable counselling with children and young people. The session explores what is meant by the term 'ethics' and looks at a range of different approaches to resolving difficult issues about what is right or wrong.
This session is aimed at a specialist audience: trainee and practising counsellors. It introduces a range of evidence-based creative and symbolic methods that can be incorporated into therapeutic work with children and young people, describes how to work through metaphor, and discusses the strengths and weaknesses of different creative approaches.
This session is aimed at more experienced users and introduces the principles of evidence-based practice with children, young people and families.
This session is aimed at more experienced users and is designed to help practitioners understand the priorities used to facilitate change and drive young people’s participation in Children and Young People's Improving Access to Psychological Therapies (CYP IAPT).
This session is aimed at a universal audience. This session is aimed at a universal audience. The law around providing treatment for mental health problems can be complicated, especially when it comes to children and young people. It is vital that professionals providing care and treatment to children and young people are aware of who is agreeing to them delivering that care. It could be the young person themselves, their parents or the law can be used.
This session is aimed at a universal audience and describes the reasons why children and young people may struggle to interact with their peers and offers guidance as to how best to support them.