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Psychological First Aid course for professionals and carers working with UASC

Organisation Dzmitry Karpuk, specialist in trauma recovery psychotherapy for adults, children and families, registered with the Association for Family Therapy and Systemic Practice [AFT] and UK council for Psychotherapy [UKCP]. 

For This session is suitable for social workers, supervising social workers, foster carers, supported lodgings providers, and other professionals working with and supporting UASC.

Description Develop an understanding of psychological and emotional behaviours resulting from significant single or complex traumas and an understanding of how to support UASC clients at the beginning of trauma recovery.

Date Wednesday 15 September 2021, 9:30 - 16:30

Booking Full details of the training and booking information can be found on Eventbrite.


Ongoing courses

Online courses from BKH Training

Outline There are several courses on offering including ones around modern slaver and trafficking, and FGM. There is a cost for the training.

For Professionals working with vulnerable children and adults.

Organisation Bal Kaur Howard Training

ECPAT online training

Outline ECPAT UK has now moved all training sessions in to an online format. Most courses now consist of half-day two modules which are completed over Zoom.

For Professionals supporting and working with children who have been trafficked.

Organisation ECPAT UK

SAFE training

Outline This course is designed for learners to gain a good understanding of the situation of unaccompanied and separated children, and an overview of their specific needs and knowledge on how to address them.

For There are e-learning courses for both professionals and foster carers.

Organisation the British Red Cross

The Secret Gardeners: film on child trafficking from Vietnam

Outline ECPAT UK created an animated film for Anti-Slavery Day in October 2017, aimed at tackling the growing issue of Vietnamese children being trafficked to the UK for cannabis cultivation.

For Professionals supporting and working with children who have been trafficked.

Organisation ECPAT UK

Torture and the asylum and immigration system - free e-learning course

Outline The aim is to raise awareness about torture in the international human rights framework, and how this is relevant to migrants and asylum seekers in the UK. The course is split in to three online modules, and includes practical advice on how to seek accountability for torture.

For Community organisations and similar organisations without specialist legal knowledge 

Organisation REDRESS


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Your contact for Yorkshire and Humber

Dinah Beckett - Regional Asylum and Refugee Integration Manager

Phone: 0113 378 9012