Trauma-informed practice - separated refugee and asylum seeking immigrant children and young people

10/8/2024 09:45 - 10:45

This session will explore research on the trauma of refugee and asylum-seeking children and young people as they transition into adulthood and resettle in the UK. It will look at trauma-informed practice and provide practical tips for social workers on how to work effectively with this population.

Attend this session to:

• Explore trauma and trauma experiences
• Understand how trauma impacts the transition into adulthood of refuge and asylum-seeking children and young people
• Gain practical tips on applying trauma-informed practice to improve your practice

Dr Wuraola Bolaji, senior lecturer in social work, University of Hertfordshire