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Adverse Childhood Experiences seminar

15 Jul 2022 09:30 - 12:30

Online Event

RCN Wales (Cardiff), Ty Maeth, King George V Drive East, Cardiff, CF14 4XZ

RCN Members: Registered Nurse Member: £25 + VAT (£30); Health Care Support Worker/ Student/ or Retired Member: £15 + VAT (£18) Non-Member Registered Nurse: £37.50 + VAT (£45); Non-member Health Care Support Worker or Nursing Student: £20 + VAT (£24)

CPD hours: 3

This morning seminar aims to increase awareness of ACE’s and the related trauma and impact, immediate, short term and across a life time, develop skills to recognise ACE’s, and develop your knowledge of support services available.

This seminar is suitable for all members of the nursing team: registered nurses, Health Care Support Workers/ Health Care Assistants, and pre-reg. nursing students working in the NHS or Independent Health & Social Care Sector. This event is hosted by RCN Wales, but you do not need to be based in Wales to join us!

Topics include:

  • Define Adverse Childhood Experience (ACE's)
  • Increase awareness of ACE’s and the related trauma and impact, immediate, short term and across a life time
  • Develop skills to recognise ACE’s
  • Enabling individuals to competently and confidently respond using an ACE informed approach.
  • Support a holistic approach with professional partners to preventing and mitigate ACEs.
  • Develop your knowledge of support services available

This seminar can be used as participatory learning for NMC revalidation

Unfortunately we are currently unable to take online bookings for non-member Health Care Support Workers and non-member Nursing Students. Please book over the phone by calling our Events Registration team on 02920 546460 (Mon-Fri, 9am - 4.30pm) to pay by card. 

The closing date for applications: Friday 8 July 2022

Cancellations received BEFORE 5PM FRIDAY 8 JULY 2022 will be refunded, minus a 25% administration fee.  Regrettably, no refunds can be processed after this date.  Places can only be substituted with the prior knowledge and agreement of RCN Events.

This event will take place virtually via a Microsoft Teams meeting. You do not need to have a Teams account to view the meeting, any internet enabled device should work - you can view the event via a web browser, (recommended on desktop or laptop for full functionality) and on a phone or tablet you also have the option of downloading the free Microsoft Teams app. You will be sent a confirmation email once you have booked your place, and the link to join the event 48 - 24 hours before the event start time.

For further information about the seminar, please email


RCN Wales (Cardiff)
Ty Maeth
King George V Drive East
CF14 4XZ

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