Aspects of neglect in children and young people in 2021. What are our biggest challenges and how do we meet them?

Shared best practice for 2021

17 March 2021 10am-3pm



Speakers include (from l to r):

Dr Wilson Muleya: Head of Department of Social Work and Social Care and Associate Professor in Social Work, Kingston University:

"Challenges of training and preparing practitioners to understand and assess neglect under Covid."

 Jan Horwath: Emeritus Professor of Child Welfare in the Department of Sociological Studies at the University of Sheffield: 

“Neglect and the Covid Generation: Addressing the Current and Future Challenges.”

Barbara Peacock: Visiting Fellow at London South Bank University(LSBU) in Social Justice and Critical Disabilities: 

“Out of sight, out of mind: neglected and SEN children under Covid.”

Sharon Davidson: Principal Child and Family Social Worker and Service Manager, Surrey Childrens’ Academy:

 "Social work and the challenges on the frontline - responding to neglect in 2021.”

David Shemmings: Emeritus Professor of Child Protection Research at the University of Kent:

Emotional neglect and the exploitation of young people in 2021."

 HOST: Dame Lorna Boreland Kelly: Registered social worker and senior manager.

Now Senior Partner at Bokell Associates Ltd.

There will be full interactive panel discussions and Q&A sessions for you to share your views.

All presentations and training resources will be available to delegates afterwards with a Certificate of Participation towards your CPD.

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