BSCB Mentally Ill Parents & Their Children

Date & Time:

Tuesday 4 June 2019 (09.30 - 16.30)


ALF Green Park Training & Conference Centre, Green Park Coach House Stablebridge Road Aston Clinton Bucks


Charges may apply to this training, please refer to the BSCB Charging policy for details


It is a requirement that you have attended either the BSCB's ‘Working Together’ or ‘Everyone’s Responsibility’ course before attending this course.


The aim of this course is to examine the interface between adults who are parents with mental health needs and the likely risk of harm to their children, as well as highlighting appropriate intervention by and communication between staff working both in adult and children’s services.


To identify the possible impact to children on their health and development when living with parents who have mental health needs.

  • To assist staff with analysing the parenting capacity of adults suffering from mental illness including the likelihood of risk of harm to their children.
  • To improve joint working and understanding between children’s services and adult mental health services with reference to the BSCB mental health protocol.
  • To develop the use of collaborative assessments to include knowledge in relation to stressors and protectors for both adults and children and the Assessment Framework.


Intended For:

Members of staff, from all disciplines, who have had the introduction to child protection training within their own agencies and have attended the ‘Working Together’ or ‘Everyone’s Responsibility’ course.

This course may be of particular interest to Adult Mental Health staff who have completed the introduction to child protection training course.

Sector LimitAvailable
Adult Nursing home0
Adult Residential Home0
BCC - Adult Services1
BCC - Children's Centre (non-school based)0
BCC - Childrens Services0
BCC - Commissioning Service (BCC Staff only)1
BCC - Councillor0
BCC - Other1
Bucks Fire and Rescue Service0
Care Agency0
Charities / Voluntary Organisations (within Bucks)2
Childrens Centre's (school based)1
District Councils1
Education - Independent School1
Education - School/Academy/Further Education0
Health - Ambulance Service0
Health - Buckinghamshire Healthcare NHS Trust2
Health - Clinical Comissioning Groups1
Health - GPs1
Health - Hertfordshire NHS FT0
Health - Oxfordshire Health NHS Foundation Trust1
Housing providers1
Independent/Private Services2
Prison Service0
Probation Service - Community Rehabilitation Company1
Probation Service - National Probation Service1
Supported living (adults only)0
Thames Valley Police0


Booking has now closed for this event.

Further Information:


BSCB: Multi-Agency Training Programme



BSCB Trainer

Venue Details:

ALF Green Park Training & Conference Centre, Green Park Coach House Stablebridge Road Aston Clinton Bucks

(01296 633806)

Free parking on site