Training and Conferences

Patrick TomlinsonPatrick has been involved in training those who work with traumatized children, for over 20 years. He has contributed to the development of University accredited courses, including the first Foundation Degree for Residential Care Workers in the UK.

He will develop tailor made training events to meet your specific requirements. For example, ½ day, full day, longer events, presentations and workshops. Some training for small groups can be provided online.

Patrick is available internationally for conference presentations and extended training events, which he has provided in the UK, Japan, Portugal and Australia.

Training can be provided at introductory through to advanced levels and tailored to your needs. The following are examples of subjects covered,

  • Attachment and Trauma Informed Approaches in work with Traumatized Children and Young People
  • Communication with Traumatized Children and Young People
  • Developing Effective Systems of Carer Support (Foster and Residential)
  • Supervision for Professionals Working with Traumatized Children and Young People
  • Developing Models of Therapeutic Residential and Foster Care, Education and Therapy for Traumatized Children and Young People
  • Creating Therapeutic Environments
  • Leadership and Management in Organizations that work with Trauma
  • Introduction to Life Story Work

Click here for a free pdf paper on ‘Communicating with Traumatised Children’.


Contact Patrick Tomlinson to arrange a free exploratory discussion