Events

Our calendar lists events of interest to people working with parents and families.

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Hearing Children's Views in Divorce and Separation

Relationships Scotland are hosting a half day event that has been designed for Family Law professionals who are interested in exploring approaches for increasing the prominence of the thoughts and views of children of separation and divorce. 

Date: 16 January 2020

Venue: Edinburgh

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The Parent-Infant Conference

The day includes research, practice and policy perspectives regarding the emotional wellbeing of babies and very young children across the spectrum of need.

Date: 29 January 2020

Venue: London

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Flexibility Pathway - supporting your route to flexible childcare

This event is the official launch of FCSS's Flexibility Pathway, an innovative management resource that enables early learning and childcare providers to increase bookings, be more flexible and manage staffing more efficiently.

Date: 1 February 2020

Venue: Dundee

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The Annual Autism Conference 2020

It will be a learning day with knowledge updates, practical strategies and tips. The keynote speaker will be Brenda Smith Myles, Ph.D., USA who is a world autism expert.

Date: 28 February 2020

Venue: Glasgow

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Developing play-based pedagogy for under 7s

Upstart is bringing to Scotland three international experts on the three ‘giants of early years’ to discuss what really matters in play-based pedagogy. They’ll be joined by a home-grown expert from Fife’s ‘Secret Garden’ to describe 21st century outdoor kindergarten pedagogy.

Date: 14 March 2020

Venue: Edinburgh

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Battlefield Birth: Working therapeutically with birth trauma, tokophobia and perinatal PTSD

Aimed mostly at psychologists, counsellors, and health professionals who work with parents and families who have experienced perinatal trauma.

Date: 21 March 2020

Venue: Edinburgh

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Understanding Inequalities International Conference

This conference take a multi-disciplinary approach to understanding the direct and indirect causes and consequences of inequality, how it manifests in different ways across different social groups and a range of spatial levels.

Date: 9 to 10 June 2020

Venue: Edinburgh

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Ghosts and Angels: Working therapeutically with trauma in the parent-infant relationship

This workshop will explore the nature of typical traumatic events for parents and infants in the perinatal period and discuss ways practitioners can work with (and through) trauma in the parent-infant relationship.

Date: 13 June 2020

Venue: Edinburgh

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