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Engaging with children and young people
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This free course was written by Laurie Knell. It was first published in February 2021.

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Course image: Daan Stevens

Figure 1: Unicef

Figure 2:The pair of Aces model: adapted from: Ellis and Dietz (2017)

Figure 3: Pixabay illustrations/ brain-mind-psychology-idea-hearts-2062048/


Video 1 and 2: Arlene Kee © The Open University 2021

Video 3:Maria Morgan; Safe Guarding Board of NI © The Open University 2021

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