CFE044 Adverse Childhood Experiences in the Context of the Attainment Gap

Friday 17 November 2017, 10.15-11.45am, The Adam Room, John Muir House, Haddington

Outcomes

On completion of the course, participants will:

  • Be briefed on childhood adversity
  • Understand consequences related to adversity
  • Be aware of Psychologically Informed approaches
  • Be aware of connections between adversity and learning

Outline Programme

  • Introduction to adversity
  • Psychological consequences
  • The importance of relationships
  • Relationships and learning
  • Psychologically Informed responses

Course tutor:  Dr Adam Burley, Consultant Clinical Psychologist, Royal Edinburgh Hospital