Case Workers are frequently faced with parents who use or abuse marijuana and the challenge to assess how this addiction impacts child safety. During this training participants will learn:
- How to assess for child safety when parents use marijuana (legally or illegally);
- The impact of second hand marijuana smoke and the science about impairment;
- The science about pre-natal exposure to marijuana use and its long term effects;
- Tips to assist workers to work with parents who use or abuse marijuana to promote child safety.
Social Workers and Supervisors
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 Parents Marijuana Use and Its Impact on Child Safety
Tribal Workers, CWTAP Students, and new DCYF 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: 110517