Virtual The Psychology of the Offender Training
Tuesday 23rd February and Wednesday 24th February 2021 - 09:30 - 13:00
Please Note: You will need to attend both half day sessions in order to complete this training.
Thurrock LSCP are pleased to offer a training session on The Psychology of the Offender presented by Zoe Lodrick.
The sessions will includes:
The process that precedes offending (Finklehor’s ‘Preconditions Model’)
The ‘socially skilled’ sex offender
How and why they target certain victims
What the psychology of the offender does to the psychology of the victim; with emphasis on the typology/motivation of the offender
The distorted thinking of sex offenders as reflected in society
The importance of understanding sex offenders in order to safeguard people from them, recognising them, interviewing and prosecuting them.
Who For : Members of the workforce who work predominantly with children, young people and or their parents/carers and who potentially contribute to assessing, planning, intervening and reviewing the needs of a child and parenting capacity where there are safeguarding concerns.
Health staff - this training meets the requirements of level 3 training as outlined in the Intercollegiate Safeguarding children and Young people roles and competencies for health care staff.
- There will be a charge for attending this training and the charges are set out below with full details available in the LSCP Charging Guidelines and Policy.
- Participants are expected to attend both half day sessions
- Places will be allocated to ensure a variety of agencies are able to attend, if you have been booked onto this training, you will receive an email from the LSCP Business Team. Could we please ask that if you are not in receipt of this that you do not attend.
Safeguarding Partner or Relevant Agency £50
Private/profit making organisation £100
By submitting the application, you agree to the Terms and Conditions of the below declaration:-
- I confirm that I have read the attendance criteria and learning outcomes for this course and believe that I will significantly benefit from this learning and that I meet the criteria.
- I will take all necessary steps to ensure that the learning outcomes are reinforced in the workplace.
- My Line Manager has agreed to me attending this training.
- I agree to complete post-course feedback at the end of the training session and will complete the follow up survey six weeks later. I am aware that failure to complete either of these feedbacks will result in notification to my manager and I will not receive my certificate of attendance, which may affect my compliance to meet any statutory requirements.
- I understand that places will be allocated by Thurrock Safeguarding Children Partnership and, should I be allocated a place, agree to bring the confirmation letter with me on the first day of the course. I understand that my details may be securely and confidentially retained by Thurrock Safeguarding Children Partnership for statistical and information purposes only.
- For non-chargeable courses, I agree to reimburse Thurrock Safeguarding Children Partnership for late cancellation or non-attendance, without 48 hours notice.
To book onto this training, please click on the link below.
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