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Securicare News – Assaults on Mental Health Staff Up by 25%

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SecuriCares Risk Manager Lee Hollins, “The figures are troubling, but we need to see past terms like ‘assault’, ‘aggression’ and ‘violence’. We need to view this as the manifestation of distress or of need. The prevailing view is that challenging behaviour is a form of communication. The person is trying to tell us something. There is something they need or something they wish to avoid because it is causing anxiety, distress, confusion or even pain. We need to understand what is causing these behaviours in order that we might restructure care and support with a view to eliminating the need to engage in such risky and potentially dangerous communication strategies…”

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Securicare News – Assaults on Mental Health Staff Up by 25%

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There were more than 42,000 reported attacks on mental health staff in 2016-17. Securicare discusses how to respond effectively to such challenging behaviour. An increase of 25% from 4 years previously. SecuriCares Risk Manager Lee Hollins, “The figures are troubling, but we need to see past terms like ‘assault’, ‘aggression’ and ‘violence’. We need to […]

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Securicare News – Foster Charities Fear Backlash After Parsons Green Attack

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SecuriCare has long recognised the complexities involved in providing the right care and support for vulnerable children, in particular, looked after children, children in Foster Care and those who have been adopted. We provide training in preventing and managing challenging behaviour.http://www.securicare.com/blog/foster-charities-fear-backlash-after-parsons-green-attack/

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Securicare News – G4S immigration officer shown throttling a vulnerable detainee

Really sickening BBC Panorama investigation has revealed footage of a vulnerable detainee being throttled by a staff member. Securicare discuss the root causes of such abusive behaviour.http://www.securicare.com/blog/g4s-officer-shown-throttling-a-vulnerable-detainee/8

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Securicare News – First UK trial seeks to reduce challenging behaviour in pre-schoolers with LD

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A new trial aimed at preventing challenging behaviour in pre-schoolers is welcomed by Securicarehttp://www.securicare.com/blog/trial-to-reduce-challenging-behaviour-in-pre-schoolers-with-LD/

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Securicare News – BBC Panorama Looks at Air Rage

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Securicare were invited to take part in last nights BBC Panorama programme covering drunken and disruptive passengers on Airlines. Phil Hardy discusses the challenges the industry faces.

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Securicare News – Most school support staff have been assaulted by pupils

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A GMB survey reveals one in five school staff are attacked at least once a week, and police also report a 50% rise in incidents. Securicare can provide Preventing and Managing Disruptive Pupil Behaviour.http://www.securicare.com/blog/most-school-support-staff-have-been-assaulted-by-pupils/

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Securicare News – Most school support staff have been assaulted by pupils

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A GMB survey reveals one in five school staff are attacked at least once a week, and police also report a 50% rise in incidents. Securicare can provide Preventing and Managing Disruptive Pupil Behaviour.

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Securicare News – Care home directors convicted over ‘horrific’ learning disability regime

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Thirteen people have been convicted following a court case exposing “organised and systemic” abuse at two care homes for adults with learning disabilities. Securicare discusses vetting and training.http://www.securicare.com/blog/care-home-convictions-in-devon/

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Securicare News – Care home directors convicted over ‘horrific’ learning disability regime

Thirteen people have been convicted following a court case exposing “organised and systemic” abuse at two care homes for adults with learning disabilities. Securicare discusses vetting and training.

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