Contextual Safeguarding - Dr Carlene Firmin
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Aim of the course: Increase knowledge/awareness of Contextual Safeguarding
Keynote Speaker: Dr Carlene Firmin, MBE.
Since 2013 Dr Carlene Firmin has developed and led the Contextual Safeguarding and peer-on-peer abuse research programmes at the University of Bedfordshire. She has developed Contextual Safeguarding as a theoretical and operational framework which could be used to draw attention to, and address, the social and cultural contexts in which extra-familial abuse occurs.