Attachment Awareness

An introductory training course that outlines a basic understanding of what attachment is, and how it may impact on the relationships and behaviour of children within a care setting.

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Attachment Awareness Overview:

Attachment theory is centred on the emotional bonds between people, and suggests that our earliest attachments can leave a lasting mark on our lives. Researchers have found that attachment patterns established early in life can lead to a number of outcomes. This 3 hour introductory course outlines a basic understanding of what attachment is, and how it may impact on the relationships and behaviour of children within a care environment.

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The course is delivered over 3 hours

Our group training is offered for 15 attendees per trainer

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What is covered:

This half day course teaches delegates a basic understanding and awareness of what attachment is, and explores issues relating to attachment theory and Reactive Attachment Disorder.  Delegates will be able to recognise a normal, secure attachment cycle, list the different causes of insecure attachment disorders, and be able to demonstrate coping strategies for managing a child with an attachment disorder.

Who is the course for?

This course is essential for Foster Carers, and anyone working within an environment where vulnerable children are encountered, looked after or supported.  It is also beneficial training for teachers and social care workers, and anyone who regularly interacts with children.

What will you achieve?

Attendees will be able to:
  • Recognise a normal secure attachment cycle
  • List different causes of insecure attachment disorders
  • Assess the signs and symptoms of insecure attachment
  • Demonstrate coping strategies to manage a child with Reactive Attachement Disorder
  • Be aware of some of the “do’s” and “dont’s” of managing Reactive Attachment Disorder

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