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Nagalro October 2019 Conference

'Identification and Intervention for exploited Children and Young People'

Monday 7 October 2019 in London

This conference looks at the exploitation and sexual abuse of children and young people from different perspectives.  Our speakers will address the following topics:
  • the identification of abuse and methods of intervention
  • the use of internet grooming when it occurs online and how it differs from offline abuse, methods used and the impact on child victims
  • working with victims on the impact of abuse they have suffered
  • a legal/criminal perspective
  • interventions to enable recovery for abused young people
Chair of the Conference:  Christina Blacklaws, Family Law Solicitor and Present of The Law Society for England and Wales 2018 - 2019.
Speakers include
  • Nazir Afzal OBE, former Chief Prosecutor for CPS in NW England and now adviser on Government safety
  • Jenny Brennan, Child Protection Adviser and James Houghton Group Manager, Children's Safeguarding Unit West Sussex County Council
  • Lucy Knell-Taylor, Redthread Youth:ViolenceIntervention Programme
  • Tink Palmer MBE and CE Marie Collins Foundation.
  • Dr John Pitts, Vauxhall Professor Socio-legal studies at the University of Bedfordshire and a visting Professor of Criminology at Universities of Suffolk and Kent