Professional Development

Applying ‘The Three Houses Tool‘ to support child and Family assessments and Trauma Recovery

Developed in New Zealand, the Three Houses tool has been cited by Professor Eileen Munro in her British review of child protection service in the UK as an effective way to contribute to child centred work. Designed to help bring the voice of children and young people into child protection and social service work, the Three Houses tool has had international success and is used worldwide including in the USA and UK.

This one day workshop offers an interactive opportunity to learn about the tool and how it contributes to child and family assessments, and also about Nicki’s Sphere model designed to support trauma recovery.

Learning Outcomes:

  • Gain understanding of the Three houses toll including key thinking, theory, and ideas that support the Three Houses tool;
  • Develop understanding to apply the Three Houses tool in practice;
  • Explore and assess the impacts of relational trauma by applying the sharpe model and ,
  • Develop interventions to support well-being and trauma recovery by applying the sharpe model.

Who should attend this workshop?

Community Practitioners working with children from Western Sydney and Nepean Blue Mountains

Facilitator

Dr Nicki Weld is the primary creator of the Three Houses tool. She is a senior lecturer at the University of Auckland and Director of CNZN Ltd, New Zealand, which provides international and national training, facilitation, and professional supervision. Nicki has worked for in a variety of social service and child protection roles, including professional leader for social work in general health, senior social worker, supervisor, senior child protection trainer, and as a national social work advisor within the New Zealand government sector and non -government sector.

 

REGISTER NOW! PLACES ARE STRICTLY LIMITED TO ENSURE THAT YOU EXPERIENCE A HIGH LEVEL OF ENGAGEMENT AND INTERACTIVITY.

More Information

LEAD, ph (02) 9620 6172 or email info@leadpda.org.au

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Face-2-Face Workshop

Date

Wednesday 26 April 2023

Time

9:30 AM - 4:00 PM

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Location

WEST HQ at Rooty Hill RSL
33 Railway St, Rooty Hill NSW 2766

Cost

  • Member: $90.00 + GST
  • Non-Member: $150 + GST
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