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SASO Aberdeen Branch - Upcoming Seminars

SASO Aberdeen Branch will be hosting two seminars on 19 March and 22 April.  These are open events - all welcome.

"Human Trafficking:  a national response"
Thursday 19 March 2015 at 5.45 pm, RGU, Aberdeen
Guest speaker:  DI Steven Cartwright, Police Scotland

"MAPPA - Working together works" & "Moving Forward Making Changes:  a new approach to working with sexual offenders"
Wednesday 22 April 2015 at 5.45 pm, RGU Aberdeen
Guest speakers:  Bill Archbald, MAPPA Co-ordinator, Grampian & Corinne Miller, Team Manager, Joint Sex Offender Project

View flyer attachments below for full details.

 

Tomorrow's Women - SASO Glasgow Branch Seminar - 5 February 2015

SASO Glasgow Branch Seminar - Thursday 5 February 2015 at 6.30 pm

Assembly Hall, Police Scotland, Pitt Street, Glasgow

Tomorrow's Women:  early experiences at Glasgow Womens' Justice Centre

Guest Speakers:  Jim McBride & Anne Gallacher, Criminal Justice Services, Glasgow

Refreshments from 6.00 pm
1.5 hrs CPD may be claimed by Advocates, Solicitors, CJSW, Police

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Psychosocial Undercurrents in the Voices of Incarcerated (Violent) Young Males in Scotland - Thursday 19th February 2015

SASO Dumfries & Galloway Branch Seminar - Thursday 19 February 2015 - 5.30 pm at the  CJSW Community Payback Workshop, Dumfries

Guest Speaker:  Professor Ross Deuchar - Professor of Criminology and Criminal Justice, School of Social Sciences, University of West of Scotland.

Please note change of date ... originally scheduled for 26th February.

The reality of the Order for Lifelong Restriction - Tuesday 3 February 2015

SASO Edinburgh Branch Seminar - Tuesday 3 February 2015 at 5.30 pm - Edinburgh Sheriff Court, Chambers Street, Edinburgh

Guest Speaker:  Donald Darroch, Head of Delivery, Risk Management Authority 

The lecture will consider:-

  • the background and development of the OLR
  • data regarding the OLR population group
  • implementation of the legislation
  • the impact on individuals and agencies
  • appeals, anticipated challenges 
  • what the future may hold

This is an open meeting, all welcome.  Refreshments available at close of the lecture.

1.5 hours of CPD may be claimed by Advocates, Solicitors, Social Services.

6 November 2014 - Changes to the Sex Offender Treatment Programme

SASO Glasgow Branch Seminar - 6 November 2014 at 6.30 pm, Assembly Hall, Police Scotland, Pitt Street, Glasgow

Changes to the Sex Offender Treatment Programme

Guest Speakers:  Robert Dempsey, South Lanarkshire CJSW High Risk Team and

Alex O'Donnell, Team Leader, South Lanarkshire CJSW

Admission is FREE and light refreshments will be served from 6.00 pm

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