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Video

This webinar discusses the protective capacities and the protective factors frameworks and explores how to use them together to create stronger safety assessments and sharpened prevention focus in child welfare practice.

Recorded on: 08/17/2016

Estimated Time: 01:00

Primary Audience: Child Welfare Administrator/Manager/Supervisor

Video

This webinar provides information on how to engage youth and young adults in child welfare practice and how to use specific strategies to support youth engagement.

Recorded on: 08/23/2016

Estimated Time: 01:00

Primary Audience: Child Welfare Administrator/Manager/Supervisor

Video

This "Training of Trainers" webinar introduces the Family Empowerment and Leadership Academy (FELA), a learning experience designed to assist States in building their system capacity to involve family leaders at all levels of agency practice.

Recorded on: 08/25/2016

Estimated Time: 01:00

Primary Audience: Child Welfare Administrator/Manager/Supervisor

Video

This webinar describes the unique needs of LGBTQ families and identifies useful strategies and resources to help child welfare agencies support them at the policy, program, and practice levels.

Recorded on: 08/17/2016

Estimated Time: 01:00

Primary Audience: Child Welfare Administrator/Manager/Supervisor

E-Learning

An interactive course for court professionals that covers the provisions and historical context of the Indian Child Welfare Act (ICWA) in ten short modules.

Estimated Time: 02:00

Primary Audience: Attorney or GAL

E-Learning

An interactive course on how to advocate for parent's rights and interests in dependency cases. Topics include client interviews, emergency removals, required court findings, litigation strategies, motions practice, and visitation arrangements.

Estimated Time: 02:00

Primary Audience: Attorney or GAL

Video

This "Training of Trainers" webinar describes additional curriculum on sex trafficking and child welfare.

Recorded on: 07/26/2016

Estimated Time: 01:00

Primary Audience: Child Welfare Administrator/Manager/Supervisor

Curriculum

A downloadable curriculum intended to help states and territories design, implement, and sustain a comprehensive, complex, and multifaceted Continuous Quality Improvement (CQI) system.

Estimated Time: Multi-day

Primary Audience: Direct Child Welfare Service Provider

E-Learning

An interactive e-toolkit on identifying, developing, implementing, and assessing innovations in child welfare organizations. The toolkit provides guidance, tools, and videos based on the Permanency Innovations Implementation (PII) approach.

Estimated Time: Multi-day

Primary Audience: Child Welfare Administrator/Manager/Supervisor

Curriculum

The 2016 Child Welfare Virtual Expo has been transformed into a downloadable curriculum on strategies and best practices for addressing sex trafficking and promoting normalcy among children and youth in foster care.

Estimated Time: 06:00

Primary Audience: Child Welfare Administrator/Manager/Supervisor

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