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FVAWP - See me not my mask: Understanding Individuals Reactions to Sexual Trauma
When: 9.30am-4.30pm, Wednesday 17 April 2019 Where: Town House, 2 Wemmysfield, Kirkcaldy, KY1 1XW This event is being organised by Fife Violence Against Women Partnership (FVAWP) This particular event is free to attend, so no payment is required.
This course aims to support participants to gain an increased understanding around the complexities of disclosure and in particular how those affected may react or respond. This generic training is aimed at support workers and other professionals who may facilitate disclosure and/or reporting and recording of sexual trauma.
By the end of the training participants will:
Have an increased understanding of the complexities surrounding those who have experienced sexual trauma;
Be able to recognise the difficulties for those disclosing or reporting sexual trauma and how that will be presented;
Have increased understanding of the importance of the listener/helper role when working with sexual trauma;
Have increased skills and understanding in responding to individual disclosure;
Have increased knowledge and understanding of good practice.
Facilitators: Lynn Simpson and Lorraine Cafferkey, Kingdom Abuse Survivors Project. Please note: Lunch is not being provided, however there are is a café where you can purchase hot and cold food.
If you are not a council employee and would like to book a place at this seminar, please complete the details below and return by e-mail to: [email protected]
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