Announcement : ARC 21st November conference booking open NOW


2019 ARC Annual Conference

Managing the Attachment Aware School

Date: 21 November 2019

Birmingham Conference & Events Centre (BCEC)

Key Note Speaker:
Dr Margot Sunderland
Child psychologist and psychotherapist

More to be announced soon!

Members £189.00 + VAT

Non - Members £249.00 + VAT

We hope you enjoyed our 21 November conference, INCLUSION NOW! It was a packed day exploring creative approaches to attachment and improving outcomes in your setting. We would also like to congratulate our five winners of the Timpson Attachment Award.

  • Early Years Category Award Winner - Chaucer - Nominated by: Derbyshire Virtual School
  • Primary Category Award Winner - Colebourne Primary School - Nominated by: Birmingham Virtual School
  • Secondary Category Award Winner - Kirk Hallam - Nominated by: Derbyshire Virtual School
  • Special, PRU, Alternative Category Award Winner - Sallygate School - Nominated by: Professor David Shemmings OBE PhD, Professor of Child Protection Research at University of Kent on behalf of Kent Virtual School
  • Special Award, High commended - Cherry Orchard Primary School - Nominated by: Worcestershire Virtual School

There submissions will be available to view soon. We will shortly be launching next year’s Timpson Award.

Speaker Presentations

Professor Judy Sebba

Dr David Colley

Workshop Presentations

Rodney House Specialist Support School – Including children with SEND in the life of a school

Inspired Foundations – Adoption and Attachment

Derbyshire Virtual School – Love in the professional context – how does it feel to be attachment aware

St Margaret Ward Catholic Academy – An action research project exploring the use of emotion coaching in an educational setting