Are you looking for a safe, facilitated space to critically reflect on your work and to see what the
learnings are? Are you interested in using reflective practice methods to support well-being at
work and to support the exchange of good practice? This SHEP Continuing Professional
Development (CPD) Programme, sponsored by SHEP, The National Youth Council of Ireland, The
HSE and the Department of Children and Youth Affairs (DCYA), may be of interest to you and/or
your colleagues.

  • Strand 1: Staff supporting Children & Young People
    This strand is sponsored by the DCYA (see below) – places in these three groups are fully subsidised. It is for staff (e.g.
    childcare workers, teachers, youth workers etc.) who focus on prevention and early intervention.
  • Strand 2: Staff working in any field/area
    This strand is for staff working in areas such as health-care, health promotion, supporting people with disabilities, social
    services., community education etc