Seminar Training/Advice Workshop
Event

Handling Disclosure of Sexual Abuse

Next date: Monday 16 March 2020 10:00am
Nexus NI

Nexus NI

Cost: £30
Developed with expertise gained over more than 30 years’ of working directly with survivors of sexual violence, this workshop will explore the importance of appropriate handling of disclosure of sexual abuse, and the impact sexual violence has on survivors.

Developed with expertise gained over more than 30 years’ of working directly with survivors of sexual violence, this workshop will explore the importance of appropriate handling of disclosure of sexual abuse, and the impact sexual violence has on survivors.

The training will allow participants to identify and discuss triggers to disclosure, fear responses, appropriate language to use when talking to victims of sexual violence, and strategies to help prevent or reduce the chance of retraumatisation. It also looks at the legalities and responsibilities of reporting and onward disclosure. Included also is coping with compassion fatigue and vicarious trauma, as well as self-care for participants

AIMS

1. To increase participants’ awareness of the impact sexual abuse and disclosure can have on survivors

2. To improve participants’ understanding of appropriate handling of disclosure of sexual abuse

3. To increase awareness of the laws and procedures on safeguarding and reporting of abuse

4. To provide information on services and agencies that deal with sexual abuse

5. To empower participants to feel more confident in handling disclosure

 

TRAINING DETAILS

Time: 10am – 1pm (Registration 9:45am)

Venue: 119 University Street

Cost: £30pp

Tea and coffee will be provided at this event. Please be aware parking can be difficult, ensure to leave plenty of time to find parking.

To secure your place, book through Eventbrite: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/handling-disclosure-of-sexual-abuse-tickets-84587606809

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Sector:
  • Children and families
  • Community development
  • Community relations
  • Education/training
  • Health and wellbeing
  • Men
  • Older people
  • Volunteer development
  • Women
  • Young people

Date and Time

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Location

119 University Street
Belfast
BT7 1HP
United Kingdom

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