FIT: Forensic Interest in Trauma meetup - 20 June


20/06/2019 - 20/06/2019


2:00PM - 4:00PM


Open University Belfast Campus: 110 Victoria Street Belfast BT1 3GN

What is FIT?

The BPS Division of Forensic Psychology in Northern Ireland host regular meetings for local forensic practitioners and researchers. These meet-ups provide a forum for colleagues working with people who have committed offences and related services.

We aim to share understanding and  promote trauma informed practice through:

  • Peer support
  • Sharing ideas and experience
  • Promoting trauma informed approaches


Who is FIT for?

Forensic psychologists and other health or criminal justice workers and academics working within the area.

How might a trauma informed approach be relevant?

  • Incorporating trauma into formulations of risk and desistance
  • Building understanding of trauma into needs assessment, treatment planning, case management and service planning
  • Incorporating staff trauma and wellbeing into approaches
  • Gathering information about needs within specific populations, to support better planning and service delivery

If you have any queries regarding this event please contact Member Network Services, quoting 'DFPNI- FIT- 20 June' at:


Alternatively telephone during office hours on +44 (0) 116 252 9515 stating the name and date of the event.

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