Training & Development

Professional Training is at the heart of TLSWi and presentations of the work takes place across the world. TLSWi accredited practitioners are required to attend either the Professional Diploma in Therapeutic Life Story Work or the Advanced Practice Course and to ensure further development as they gain experience. Currently these courses are available in the UK, USA and Australia.

Professional Diploma in Therapeutic Life Story Work

Professional Diploma in Therapeutic Life Story Work

12

The 12 – day courses are delivered in Birmingham, London, Online,   and in Australia (in partnership with Berry Street)

Applications now open for 2024/25

Online 1 dates (previously Edinburgh)*
 2/3/4 Sep 2024; 4/5/6 Nov 2024; 3/4/5 Feb 2025; 3/4/5 June 2025

Birmingham dates: 10/11/12 Sep 2024; 13/14/15 Nov 2024; 10/11/12 Feb 2025; 10/11/12 June 2025

London dates: 30 Sep, 1/2 Oct 2024; 18/19/20 Nov 2024; 17/18/19 Feb 2025; 17/18/19 June 2025

Online 2 dates: 9/10/11 Oct 2024; 25/26/27 Nov 2024; 24/25/26 Feb 2025; 24/25/26 June 2025

To download an application form and handbook for Birmingham, London and Online training please click on the links below.

TLSWi Handbook 2425 v3 May 2024TLSW-

Diploma-24-25_Application-form_FINAL v3

*The decision has been taken to run two online courses this year, therefore the course previously due to be delivered face to face in Edinburgh will now be delivered online via Zoom

 

Advanced Certificate in TLSW

Advanced Certificate in TLSW

6

The 6 – day courses are delivered Online,  in Lancashire (in partnership with Cuffe and Lacey) The USA courses are delivered in partnership with ORPARC (Oregon Post Adoption Resource Centre).
Advanced Certificate training dates – online only:

 July 2024

15, 16, 17 and 22, 23, 24 July 2024

January 2025

20, 21, 22 and 27, 28, 29 January 2025

To download an application form and flyer for July 2024 & January 2025 Online training please click on the links below:

Advanced Certificate Flyer July 2024

Advanced Certificate Flyer January 2025

TLSW Advanced Certificate – Application form

Professional Development Courses

Professional Development Courses

Richard Rose, TLSWi continues to offer training, consultancy and assessments to those who are requiring high level, excellent rated professional development and consultancy. Richard’s CV can be accessed here

Advanced Certificate TLSW
6 day course
July 2024 – July 2024
Online (UK) Applications Now Open
Advanced Certificate TLSW
6 day course
July 2024 – August 2024
Online (Australia) Applications Now Open
Professional Diploma in Therapeutic Life Story Work
12 day course
July 2024 – May 2025
Australia (Online & Melbourne) Applications Now Open
Professional Diploma in Therapeutic Life Story Work
12 day course
September 2024 – June 2025
Birmingham, London, Online 1 and 2 (UK) Applications Now Open
Advanced Certificate TLSW
6 day course
January 2025 – January 2025
Onine (UK) Applications Now Open

1 and 2 day courses are available to local authorities and organisations by request, delivered by Richard Rose.

Professional Development Courses

Making Sense of Fragmented Lives Through Life Story Work Course
PDF
Attachment Trauma & Recovery Course
PDF
Communicating and Direct Work with Traumatised Children Course
PDF
Complex Case Management Practice Workshop
PDF
Fostering Excellence Course
PDF
Parental and Child Assessment Course
PDF

Learning Resources

All About Me
PPT
All About Me (older children)
PPT
History Flow Chart
DOC
Making Sense of Fragmented Lives Presentation
PDF
Complex Case Analysis Presentation
PDF
Communication & Direct Work with Children Presentation
PDF
Attachment Trauma & Recovery Presentation Nov 2021
PDF

Videos