Understanding Outcome Measures to Improve Children and Young People’s Mental Health and Wellbeing

Wednesday, 24 May, 2017 - 13:00 to 15:00
Tony Benn House, Victoria Street, Bristol, BS1 6AY
Free for Voscur Members, £15 for Non-Members
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The aim of this course is to support practitioners and managers working in (often non-clinical) children and young people’s mental health and wellbeing settings to understand outcomes focused practice and why it is important for their organisation. Participants will understand the benefits of implementing an outcomes approach and how this could be developed at their organisation. Part of the session will cover practical aspects of choosing and using outcome and feedback measures. Participants will also be aware of the types of CORC support available and how to access this support.

This course will cover:

  •     Demystifying outcomes, outcomes frameworks and outcome measures
  •     The importance of developing an outcomes framework and the associated benefits
  •     Types of data that are needed and why
  •     Introduction to choosing and using outcome measures
  •     Support to initiate robust action plans around implementing outcome and feedback measurement

Who is this course suitable for?

This course is aimed at practitioners and decision makers in VCSE organisations that deliver mental health and wellbeing services for children and young people. Practitioners and leads from all sectors who are looking to develop their understanding of outcomes and outcome measures are welcome.

The learning objectives for this course are:

    Delegates will understand why an evidence based, outcomes focused approach is important for them and their organisation
    Delegates will understand outcome and feedback measurement
    Delegates will be able to identify how their organisation can develop its outcome focus
    Delegates will be aware of how CORC can support their organisation to develop, implement and evaluate their outcomes development

This workshop is being run by Child Outcomes Research Consortium (CORC).

How to book: 

Please click here to book your place.

This is a free workshop for Voscur members, £15 for non-members. For more information on membership, click here.

Please note for all cancellations made within 2 working days or non-attendance there is now a £15 admin charge.

Contact name: 
Asma Ahmad
0117 909 9949