Support and training around complex emotional needs and relationships for professionals and carers of children looked after, care leavers and kinship.

Who are we?

A multi-disciplinary & county wide team made up of social workers, professional practitioners, psychotherapist, psychologist, speech and language.

Our thoughts…

Strong systems are vital in supporting the complex emotional needs of our children & young people & relationships are the most crucial part of recovery from developmental trauma. The team’s approach is informed by attachment, systemic, psychoanalytic & trauma theories.

What do we do?

We provide support & training to foster carers, special guardians and the workforce. Informal consultations. Clinical and therapeutically informed work with young people.

Who do we work with?

  • All of Children’s Social Care workforce.
  • Children Looked After, Care Leaver’s, Kinship families.
  • Education & Health
  • Birth parents
  • Independent providers

How can we help?

Help professionals and carers to understand and consider the impact of a child’s lived experiences by providing advice and guidance or undertaking or supporting direct work.

How do I refer?

Email us. We will offer you an informal consultation, a chance to find out more information about the child and your concerns.

Type of provision

Universal - This is for everyone, including people with special educational needs and disabilities

Contact details

SEN information report

Centre information

Accessibility and adjustments

Wheelchair access No
Information about wheelchair access
Additional SEN information