Lived experience in practice - Group 2
Listening to and understanding the views of people where there may be barriers to participation is key to ensuring they are supported in the best way possible. This event, led by facilitators with lived experience, will share expertise about how to reduce barriers to communication and engagement for people.
All sessions will be delivered using Zoom.
Session one – Introduction to lived experience – Tuesday 8 September - 1.00pm - 2.15pm
By the end of the session participants will be able to understand what is meant by lived experience and why this is important to social care professionals now and in the future. Participants will also have the opportunity to get to know each other and understand the format of the workshop series.
Session two – Putting principles into practice – Tuesday 29 September - 1.00pm - 2.15pm
By the end of the session participants will be able to identify a common set of principles to guide how to best work with people who are hard to reach, easy to ignore or may lack capacity. Participants will also have the opportunity to explore the importance of these principles in practice.
Session three – Challenges and resolutions – Tuesday 20 October - 1.00pm - 2.15pm
By the end of the session participants will be able to explore some of the key challenges that social care practitioners face in working with people who are hard to reach, easy to ignore or may lack capacity. Particular attention will be paid to assessment, support planning and recording, and how these challenges can be overcome.
Session four – Tools and resources – Tuesday 17 November - 1.00pm - 2.15pm
By the end of the session participants will be able to explore successful ways of working with people based on evidence based research and practice. Participants will be introduced to a range of tools and resources that can be implemented within their work.
Session five – Personal development – Tuesday 15 December - 1.00pm - 2.15pm
By the end of the session participants will be able to identify personal strengths, limitations and areas for improvement based on their learning. Participants will also have the opportunity to form an informal peer network to share future successes and challenges.
By booking a place you will be automatically enrolled onto sessions one to five on the above dates. If you are unable to attend all of the sessions please email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Please note adding this event to your calendar does not confirm your place at this event. Details of how to access the webinar will be sent a week before to those with a confirmed place.
PQS:KSS - The role of social workers | Person-centred practice | Effective assessment and outcome based support planning | Direct work with individuals and families | Values and ethics | Developing confident and capable social workers | Assuring good social work practice and development | Promoting and supporting critical analysis and decision making
CQC - Caring | Effective | Responsive
PCF - Values and ethics | Rights, justice and economic wellbeing | Critical reflection and analysis | Intervention and skills
RCOT - Service users | Demonstrate quality | Identify needs