Meetings start at 7PM and are held each month from September to June, except for December.   They cover a wide variety of topics and members are encouraged to suggest topics and/or speakers for inclusion in the programme.

Meetings are free to CNW members. Non-members are welcome to attend as visitors, with a £5 fee towards administrative costs; ALL those attending are entitled to a certificate of attendance. There is no need to book.

May CPD evening meeting:

Wednesday, 29 May 2019, 7-9pm

Safeguarding in Private Practice –  with Steve Leach

  • The thought of safeguarding issues arising in private practice can fill counsellors with concern, confusion and even dread.In his talk, Steve Leach [Safeguarding Lead for children and young people] introduces essential information and guidance to adhere to policies and legislation. He’ll address:
  • What safeguarding is
  • The legal framework and what you should have in place
  • How to identify safeguarding issues
  • How to respond to safeguarding issues
  • Safeguarding yourselfSteve Leach worked in private practice for 15 years as a therapist, supervisor and is the Safeguarding Lead and Responsible Individual for a non-profit organisation, that provides residential care for children and young people. He works closely with Ofsted and local authorities to ensure that children and young people are kept safe in a regulated environment and ensure best practice.

Free to members, £5 non-members (pay on the door) The Beacon Centre 6 London St, Salford M6 6QT


Beacon Centre (Next to Albion Academy)

6 London street, Salford M6 6QT

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