Vulnerability, Attachment and Child Development - SCI seminar - Nelson - 29 May 2018

When: Tuesday 29 May 2018, 9.30am-12.30pm.

Where: The Board Room, Sports House, Saxton Complex, 142 Saxton Road East, Stoke, Nelson.

Organised by Safeguarding Children Initiative.

Cost: $50. Register now


 Attachment and vulnerability theory is an essential basis for understanding neglect and abuse. It demonstrates the links between a carer’s own childhood and their adult mental health, approach to relationships and parenting style.

Secure attachment is a protective factor that greatly reduces the risk of abuse and neglect and increases the likelihood of better outcomes for children and families.

Includes:• Introduction to child development theories• Introduction to attachment theories•Vulnerability factors• Attachment disorders• Strategies to improve attachment.

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