CHILD ABUSE PREVENTION SERVICE
Safe Children, Safe Families Project
The program is an evidence-based protective behaviour program that leverages off Dr Reina MIchaelson’s PHD research(2001). The program is a first in Australia and has some outstanding results in working with children aged 3 to 5 years old, their parents and the childcare workers. The results are detailed in summary on research questions with the children after three sessions. It is the only Protective behaviours program specially developed to work with children with disabilities.
Thriving Families Project
This project is the development of excellence in therapeutic interventions at the earliest stage of a families and child’s life. The therapeutic interventions provides a trauma informed child centres, family focused interventions that address the parent’s personal history, trauma, and developmental role modelling to circumvent inter-generational trauma.
This unique program is the first in Australia to provide intervention services directly to the parents at the prenatal and post-natal stages in a continuum of care process, to directly address the parents relational trauma and developmental trauma.