BASHH Adolescent SIG | Emerging Themes in Safeguarding young people: Educational Event

17th November 2016


National Council for Voluntary Organisations, Society Buildings, 8 All Saints Street, London, N1 9RL


Course Organisers:

Dr Rita Browne and Dr Sophie Forsyth

Event Secretariat:

BASHH Admin -


9 - 9:30am Registration and Coffee
9:30 - 12:45pm Safeguarding Vulnerable People - Peer-on-Peer Abuse

Facilitated by Safer London trainer

Identify vulnerabilities, behaviours and risk indicators for Young People.

Have an improved understanding of Peer on Peer Abuse, specifically gangs, serious youth violence and child sexual exploitation.

Have an improved understanding of the additional vulnerabilities and risks for young women affected by gangs.

Have an improved understanding about children and young people who display Harmful Sexual Behaviour.

Develop a basic understanding of relevant legislation, guidance and referral procedures in relation to peer on peer abuse.

12:45 - 1:30pm LUNCH
1:30 - 2.15pm Diagnosis and Management of Young people with Gender Identity Disorders - Dr Laura Mitchell
2:15 - 3:00pm FGM in adolescents - Prof Sarah Creighton
3:00 - 3:15pm BREAK
3:15 - 4:00pm Regional CSE problem profiles and national updates relating to CSE: A policing perspective - Gareth Edwards
4:00 - 4:45pm Case discussions based on real GUM scenarios and management - Dr Sophie Forsyth and Dr Rita Browne (ASIG)
4:45 - 5:00pm - Dr Sophie Forsyth and Dr Rita Browne (ASIG) Feedback and Questions


Course Fees:

Early Bird Discount - £100 till 31st October
Regular Price - £120

Limited spaces available

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