Anti-Bullying Professionals'Conference

Sunderland are holding an Anti-Bullying Professionals conference at the Bethany Centre on the 23rd of March.

The conference is designed to be interactive and informative with keynote speakers and 6 interactive workshops which will raise awareness around bullying issues for children and young people in a variety of settings, offer the opportunity of improving practice in managing bullying issues and give an opportunity to network with other professionals who can support your setting in managing bullying issues.

Our keynote speakers are Mark Lloyd (CEOP) who will give a presentation on cyber bullying and Sunderland Youth Parliament who will give a presentation on Bullying and Children’s rights. You will be able to attend 6 workshops throughout the day:

Workshop 1

Show racism the red card (Craig Bankhead NE Education

manager Show racism the red card )

Workshop 2

Bullying Culture and Practices (Amanda Gerry Development Officer

Voluntary Sector )

Workshop 3

Cyber bullying (Mark Lloyd CEOP )

Workshop 4

Bullying Myths How they effect attitude and behaviour

(Dave Laverick Workforce Development)

Workshop 5

Children's Rights (Sunderland youth Parliament)

Workshop 6

Wall wisher session (Chris Foreman and Dorothy

Maddison Anti Bullying coordinator)


If you are from a Sunderland school/setting would like to attend please download the attached nomination form