The National Association of Therapeutic Parents (NATP)
The NATP exists to provide support, education and resources for Therapeutic Parents and supporting professionals relating to therapeutic parenting, effective interventions, compassion fatigue and the effects of early life trauma.
To promote better outcomes for children who have suffered early life trauma, by significantly improving the consistency and quality of support available to Therapeutic Parents in the UK, regardless of whether they are Foster Carers, Adopters, Kinship Carers, Special Guardians, Step Parents, or Birth parents.
Who to contact
- Contact Name
- Sarah Naish
- Contact Position
- 01453 519000
- NATP website
To assist Therapeutic Parents in gaining the specialist knowledge, skills, insight and strategies required for effective therapeutic parenting.
To guide Therapeutic Parents towards effective and relevant support, especially in relation to minimising the effects of compassion fatigue.
To promote and assist cohesive partnerships between therapeutic Parents and supporting professionals.
To improve outcomes for all our children.
Where to go
- NATP Headquarters (By Appointment)
B3, The Priory
- GL11 4HR
Time / Date Details
- When is it on
- Open Monday to Friday from 9am until 5pm
- Time of day
- Session Information
Listening Circles are held locally members will be notified of their nearest regional Listening Circle
- NATP Full membership for practising Therapeutic Parents from £38.00p per year NATP Joint membership for practising Therapeutic Parent from £60.00p per year NATP Associate Member for professionals from £55.00p per year
- Referral required
- Referral Details
Supportive Listening Circles held Nationwide enquire for more information on your local support network.