Promoting Positive Parenting to Help Make the World a More Peaceful Place

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 ISPCAN, BASPCAN, NSPCC Cymru/ Wales & Children in Wales would like to invite you to attend our joint conference at the Pierhead, Cardiff

 Exploring the relevance to practice in Wales of an International Study on Promoting Positive Parenting

 Sponsored by:  Lynne Neagle AM

 


 

Speakers:

Minister for Children and Social Care, Huw Irranca-Davies AM

Professor Jane Barlow, Oxford University

Dr Arnon Bentovim, Child and Family Training

Jenny Gray, OBE, ISPCAN

Enid Hendry, BASPCAN 

Speakers from Wales – to be confirmed

Des Mannion – NSPCC Cymru/Wales (Morning Co-Chair)

Catriona Williams, OBE –  Children in Wales (Afternoon Co-Chair)

 


 

Aims of the Conference

  • To explore the relevance to practice in Wales of findings from an international study by ISPCAN on promoting positive parenting
  • To identify practical ways of improving parenting practice to achieve positive outcomes for children and young people in Wales.

 Learning Objectives

By the end of this event participants will be able to:

  • Identify how findings and recommendations from an international study by ISPCAN on promoting positive parenting relate to practice in Wales
  • Understand what is necessary for effective implementation of positive parenting interventions
  • Describe practical ways of improving parenting in day-to-day practice at primary, secondary and tertiary levels of intervention.

Audiences

  • Professionals who coordinate and manage parenting support services.
  • Professionals working directly with children and families from health, social work, early years, early intervention services, education and the independent and voluntary sector.
  • Professionals with a responsibility for planning and commissioning services to promote child health and wellbeing, positive parenting and the prevention of child maltreatment.
  • Coordinators on Public Service Boards in Wales.
  • Educators and researchers working in the field of positive parenting and the prevention of child maltreatment.