Developing contextual responses to the abuse and exploitation of young people


Alternative narratives of CSE



Dyonne Pennings (London Borough of Enfield) reflects on the challenge of respecting and amplifying young people’s agency while protecting them against harm, particularly when CSE takes the form of a ‘relationship model’. This includes being mindful not to impose a ‘professional narrative’ of victimhood on young people and considering the context and conditions within which they made their choices.   

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Posted: 16 May 2018

Author: Delphine Peace

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