SEBDA is committed to improving social inclusion and the capacity of mainstream schools to provide for children and young people. However we know from research and experience that for a small minority of pupils, social inclusion can be best pursued through education, support, care and therapy in specialist settings.
The Mix-d: Project has been working with Compass Fostering & Families Fostering to get clearer on the discussion of mixed-race identity.
At the time of this writing, Mix-d hold the largest data collection on mixed-race identity within the UK.
They have conducted many workshops on the subject and gathered feedback from foster carers across the country.
Please click here to view an introductory guide on mixed-race identity, which will offer some useful tips and guidelines for foster carers to follow, when caring and supporting a mixed-race child or young person.
Mentor Forensic Services trains professionals who work with children or with perpetrators of child sexual abuse to use behavioural analysis techniques which improve their working practices and skills. Having delivered our well-established and highly acclaimed courses for the UK’s Child Exploitation and Online Protection (CEOP) Centre for several years, Mentor is now running training across the UK, Ireland and America.
Dr Tina Rae
Tina Rae has over 30 years experience working with children, adults and families in both clinical and educational contexts within local authorities and specialist educational services. Tina specialises in social, emotional and behavioural disorders and difficulties. She has undertaken research in the areas of engagement and disaffection with learning in young people, debriefing following critical incidents, attachment disorders, emotional wellbeing and the psychological assessment of young offenders.