We had six wonderful riders in the London-Surrey 100 on Sunday 30th July: Emily Parry, Andrea Vladova, Ed Parsloe, Duncan McRobert, Graeme McRobert, Richard Enderby and Adrian Foster. We are so grateful to them for helping us to raise funds for our five new playgrounds. “It was a really great ride! Thank you so much more »
Our 16th Mulberry Bush Women of the Year Lunch will be at St Hugh’s College, Oxford on Tuesday 26th September. The lunch is to raise funds for the Mulberry Bush School, and to celebrate the rich diversity and talent of women. We are thrilled that our speakers this year are Diana Cavendish, whose extraordinary life is played more »
Two years ago we launched the Rahul Moodgal Prize for Therapeutic Child Care, which is awarded each year to one Foundation Degree student to celebrate their overall contribution to Therapeutic Child Care through the Foundation Degree course, with a particular focus on their end of course project. We are delighted to announce that the winner of this year’s more »
We have just published our Mulberry Bush Outreach Summer Newsletter, which provides information about our courses, a case study on a child causing concern, OFSTED advice, an update on SEN and EHC Plans by the DfE and an article about our work in developing nurturing practice in schools. You can read the Outreach newsletter here.
We are now taking bookings for our new ‘Leadership for an Emotionally Aware Environment’ course which is suitable for current and aspiring leaders from education and care settings, who work with children and young people experiencing social, emotional and mental health difficulties. The course will be led by Dawn Davidson and Andy Lole from The more »
We are taking applications now for this two-year course for child-care professionals working in education, care and health services. The degree is accredited through the University of West of England. The closing date is 6th June. You can find full details about the course here.
HUGE CONGRATULATIONS AND THANKS FROM ALL OF US TO OUR WONDERFUL RUNNERS: TOM LAWRENCE, JEN ROBERTS, CHRIS FORSYTHE, ANDREW LOPES, DINO MARKANTONIS AND RACHEL HAHN. They all completed the great race on Sunday 23rd April, having raised a huge amount of money to help to pay for our five new playgrounds. They were wonderfully enthusiastic more »
John Diamond, CEO of The Mulberry Bush Organisation and Stephanie Davies of MBOX Teaching School (now The Mulberry Bush Outreach) will be at the ‘Responding Therapeutically and Effectively to Aggressive Behaviour in Care Settings‘ conference at Carlow College on Monday 6th March. There has been considerable research and discussion recently on the significant number of more »
At the second of our seminars on ‘Developing Research for the Children’s Residential Sector‘ a full house heard Yvon Guest and Dez Holmes from Research in Practice and John Diamond and Caryn Onions from The International Centre for Therapeutic Care discussing the importance of research within the children’s residential sector. The seminar explored how others have more »
Our aim is for reflective supervision to be a key part of the children’s sector by 2025 for all staff. MBOX Teaching School (now The Mulberry Bush Outreach) is now offering staff supervision which helps to: reduce staff stress reduce staff absence increase retention develop clarity of roles and tasks across organisations make better use more »