Children & Young People Who Display Harmful Sexual Behaviours  

Location:Brighton & Hove
Type:Briefing
Dates: 12-6-2018
Duration:3 hours

Many expressions of sexual behaviour are part of healthy development and no cause for concern. However, when children or young people display sexual behaviour that increases their vulnerability or causes harm to someone else, adults have a responsibility to provide support and protection. This introductory session will help you distinguish between ‘normal’ and harmful behaviours, whilst exploring the reasons why some children & young people develop Harmful Sexual Behaviours

Learning Outcomes

  • The extent of Harmful Sexual Behaviour (HSB) displayed by children & young people
  • To distinguish between ‘normal’ and harmful behaviours
  • The reasons why some children & young people develop Harmful Sexual Behaviours
  • Assessments – models and approaches
  • Interventions – therapy, treatment and systemic issues

Booking

To book a place on our safeguarding training use the Brighton & Hove Learning Gateway 

For support or enquiries about using the gateway please call 01273 291460 or email learning@brighton-hove.gov.uk

Training is free for Children’s Services staff, school staff, foster carers, CVS groups, BHCC contracted organisations in Children’s Services, statutory health organisations, police and probation and all early years (including private early years) who are working in Brighton & Hove. Private organisations and those working outside the city – £120