West Essex TSA

Essex Trauma Perceptive Practice

EFSPT is part of Phase 1 of this initiative from Essex, led by Steve Whitfield, Senior Educational Psychologist, and his team.

There are nine elements to the programme.


The next step for EFSPT is for a group to be trained as ETPP trainers. 

These trainers will then provide the training for elements 1-9 as detailed below. This will happen mostly at a school level.


Training to be offered:

Train the Trainer ETPP

Suitable for anybody passionate about this approach (NB numbers are limited and places are already filled)

Elements 1-2

Suitable for school leaders who missed the sessions in February and June 2020

Elements 3-6 

Suitable for teachers (probably new staff) who missed this training in October 2019, teaching support staff and non-teaching support staff

Elements 7-9

Suitable for all staff


Train the Trainer:

Group One:

Alderton Junior School, IG10 3HE

Mon 28th Sept 2020

Mon 5th Oct 2020

9:30am - 3:30pm


Group Two:

Day 1: Thurs 14th Jan 2021;

Tues 2nd Feb 2021

9:30am - 12:30pm

Via MS Teams


Day 2: Tues 2nd Mar

9:30am - 3:30pm


Tues 2nd Mar & 

Thurs 25th Mar

9:30am - 12:30pm

Both via MS Teams


Training for the elements:

Watch this space!