Identifying and Supporting Commercially Sexually Exploited Children

This crucial course helps workers who do ongoing work with adolescents in the child welfare system identify youth who are at risk for or are being commercially sexually exploited.  The training will provide a framework for understanding this issue that greatly impacts adolescents in the child welfare system, as well as for understanding the basic social work practices that support helping these youth reach positive outcomes. 

By the end of this 6-hour course, participants will:

  • Understanding CA’s policy and legal requirements related to screening and supporting these youth
  • Practice and consider approaches to supporting these youth
  • Learn about important community resources