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STARTTS
Working with Children from Refugee Backgrounds (6-12 Years Old) & their Families
28 June 2018, 1.00pm-4.30pm
Fairfield

This workshop will focus on providing a framework for understanding the unique issues and challenges faced by children aged 6 to 12 years old from refugee backgrounds. Workshop content includes the impacts of war and violence from a developmental perspective, with attention paid to attachment and resilience.

The workshop aims to meet the following outcomes:

  • better support and meet the needs of newly-arrived refugee families and children
  • apply appropriate trauma-informed care interventions in a group setting
  • and better understanding of the effects of trauma

Registrations: email your name, position, organisation, email address, and contact phone number to [email protected]. Priorities will be given to workers from Fairfield LGA.

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