Category Archives: News

Informal seminar at CRFR

Meanings of non-suicidal self-injury: Changing functions and challenging responses

Please note this seminar is now full

Tuesday 8 August 2017 • 12.30pm to 1.30pm
CRFR meeting room, 23 Buccleuch Place, Edinburgh

Cate Curtis, University of Waikato, New Zealand

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Growing up on the Streets

Accra

CRFR Associate Director Lorraine van Blerk is one of the research team on ‘Growing up on the Streets’, an innovative participatory research project following the lives of young people as they live and grow up on the streets of … read more

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New CRFR research briefing

Read the latest CRFR research briefing ‘Spaces for sharing? Challenges of providing emotional support online’.

As the Internet becomes as ever more important part of our daily lives, organisations providing emotional support through traditional channels (such as face-to-face and … read more

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Upcoming informal seminars

Emotions seminar: Relationships: Do they impact on professional
assessment, recognition and response to child need?
Wednesday 31 May 2017 • 12.00pm to 2.00pm
CRFR meeting room, 23 Buccleuch Place, Edinburgh


Motivations and incentives for buying sex: Contextualizing the demand for read more

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Speaking, hearing, listening: Participatory practices with children

Wednesday, 14th June 2017
1pm-4:30pm
Dalhousie Building, University of Dundee, DD1 4HN

The aim of this short symposium is to begin a dialogue that extends across professional and generational boundaries to identify how we can deepen participatory and inclusive practices … read more

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Children’s book challenging gender stereotypes launched

Alex&Charlie

Through the City of Edinburgh’s Council Young Edinburgh Action (YEA) group, CRFR researcher Christina McMellon works to facilitate young people’s participation in partnership working and decision-making in order to improve services for young people and make the changes they … read more

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