With nearly half of all child protection cases arising from neglect and with parental mental health being a contributing factor, we need to understand the implications of this. This course enables us to better understand our duty of care.
- To identify concerns about parenting capacity that may contribute to neglect
- What will the outcomes be?
- What are the common mental health challenges?
- What will the effect be on the child?
- How common are they?
- How should we respond?
This course is for Foster Carers and Adopters as well as their Supervising Social Workers. It is also suitable for Residential Child Care Workers (RCCW) and residential team managers from mainstream, short-breaks and outreach services.
You may also be interested in the following e-earning modules: