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Laura Conachan explains how the Children's Hearing System can be improved by seeing the bigger picture.
Evidence suggests that DDP (attachment-focused family therapy) is effective in helping recovery from developmental trauma. Here's how.
Mark Brotherton, Educational Psychologist, explains how strong relationships between carers and psychologists have been nurtured.
Jo Derrick at Foster Care Associates explans how additional support for foster carers at the early stages of placement helps to improve outcomes.
Jillian Ingram from CELCIS, explains how a new model for shared learning has helped child protection in North Ayrshire.
Michael Stewart, from Fosterplus, gives an insight into a model used to improve foster care practice.
How an analysis of data has enabled Stirling’s services for children develop to better fit their needs.
Joining up the dots – why data analysis is vital in understanding and supporting care experienced young people
Dr Neil Harrison argues that we need to use better data to better understand care experienced young people entering higher education.
Dr Christine Puckering from Mellow Parenting tells the story of a family and how trauma informed care can foster better relationships.