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Published by Scottish Council for Voluntary Organisations

TFN is published by the Scottish Council for Voluntary Organisations, Mansfield Traquair Centre, 15 Mansfield Place, Edinburgh, EH3 6BB. The Scottish Council for Voluntary Organisations (SCVO) is a Scottish Charitable Incorporated Organisation. Registration number SC003558.

May 2021

Supporting children and young people who self-harm

Children in Scotland
Join us to learn how to support children and young people who self-harm.

Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders: supporting children and young people

Children in Scotland
This workshop will illustrate the wide range of conditions encompassed by Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders (FASD) and explore practical ways of supporting children who are affected.
June 2021

Vicarious trauma and self-care

Children in Scotland
This full-day training course will explain the causes and effects of vicarious trauma and offer ways in which to self-protect and care in order to minimise and prevent the risk of being impacted.
15th June Online Families & young people

Child protection for all: an introduction and refresher

Children in Scotland
This training is suitable for everyone who works with children, whether you work directly with children or indirectly in an administrative role. This training will provide you with an overview of what child...
21st June Online Families & young people
July 2021

Mindfulness work with children and young people

Children in Scotland
This very practical workshop is an introduction to mindfulness, focusing on the origins of mindfulness and how it can benefit children and young people.

Supporting children and young people who internalise their distress

Children in Scotland
This training workshop will explore how to recognise, support and communicate effectively with children who are unable to show their feelings when they need you most.
13th July Online Families & young people

Supporting children and young people who self-harm

Children in Scotland
This course is designed to improve working practice, knowledge and skills by exploring the key issues associated with self harm. You’ll explore what self harm is (and is not), why people self harm, and how to...
21st July Online Families & young people
August 2021

Solution-focused approaches to bereavement trauma and loss

Children in Scotland
This webinar will look at how to support children, young people and their families experiencing bereavement using a solution-focused approach. It is suitable for those who work directly with children, young...
10th August Online Families & young people

Child Protection Officer training

Children in Scotland
This training will enable you to become familiar with the responsibilities attached to the role of the child protection officer so you can develop competence and confidence in carrying out this role underpinned...
24th August Online Families & young people

Girls and autism: a hidden minority?

Children in Scotland
This webinar, led by Three Sisters Consultancy, will explore current research on autism in girls, what autism in girls looks like and how we can best support the children, young people and families affected.
27th August Online Families & young people