Culture of Family: Supporting Kin to Support Kids
2028

This training is designed for social workers who are serving children placed with Kinship Caregivers, and their supervisors.  The class will prepare you to recognize and address the issues that Kinship Caregivers are most likely to confront, and those that often lead to placement disruption or impact child wellbeing.  Participants will leave with a host of written resources that may be helpful as they talk with caregivers about their needs and about the child’s needs, and as they guide caregivers in connecting to resources within and outside the department that will decrease stress and increase support for them and their families.  Participants will also practice discussing issues of concern with relative caregivers, so that they can be best prepared to have these discussions frequently and successfully with Kinship Caregivers.

Audience Description: 

Social Workers, Supervisors

Topics: 
Team Building and Support
Social Work Skills
Casework
Permanency
Delivery Method: 
Classroom
Training Level: 
In-Service
Hours: 
6
Audience: 
Social Workers
Supervisors
Is this course eligible for STARS credit?: 
No
Course Requires Coaching Session?: 
No
Registration Instructions: 

In the LMS, search for the course by typing (or copying) the full course name below. Click the Scheduled Classes button. Select the class that is best for you and follow the LMS registration instructions.
DCYF Alliance Culture of Family: Supporting Kin to Support Kids

Tribal Workers, CWTAP Students, and new CA hires who don’t have LMS access: Please register using this form https://allianceforchildwelfare.org/rct-registration-cwtap-students-and-tribal-workers

Maestro Course Code: 110519

Classes Available

Aberdeen

Class Info
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  • Jun 25, 2019 9:00AM to 4:00PM
Everett

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  • May 28, 2019 9:00AM to 4:00PM