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Practice example: Offering a secure base to traumatised children

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Introduction

Ross Barnett, director at Channels and Choices, explains how staff at the organisation’s children’s homes aim to create a “therapeutic community” for looked-after children, using concepts from resilience and attachment theory research to create a secure base for the children where they can feel safe and able to try new experiences and activities. Read more […]

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