Venue - Radisson Blu Hotel
Radisson Blu Hotel, Old Hall St, Liverpool L3 9BD, UK
This series of workshops (London 25 November 2016; Manchester 24 March 2017) will focus on the mental health impact of child abuse and exploitation linked to cultural and religious practices amongst Black African children and repairing the damage of abuse on mental health. Key issues addressed by AFRUCA Mental Health service including Female Genital Mutilation, the Branding of Children as Witches as well as the use of juju and oath rituals to control victims of Trafficking and Exploitation will be explored. The range of psychological impact of the above, and the role of practitioners in understanding and supporting young people with these experiences will also be a focus of these workshops.
We will utilize an array of learning and teaching styles including small group discussions, experiential hands-on learning, multimedia methods and lecture delivery along with case studies will be interwoven throughout....