Child Welfare Basics

Date: Monday, September 23, 2019 8:30 am - 4:00 pm

Child Welfare Basics

Join us for a one-day workshop focused on the fundamentals of the Child in Need of Care practice. This program is designed for a multidisciplinary audience. Faculty members will discuss the constitutional, federal and state law underlying child welfare cases. Attendees will explore these legal principles, as well as the concepts of timely permanency for families,reasonable efforts both to prevent removal and to further the permanency goal, child development, the impact of trauma on child behavior, and the roles and responsibilities of the various parties to a child welfare case.The roles and responsibilities session will include a focus on ethics – namely, the guiding ethical rules and regulations for the different professional roles. The training will incorporate adult learning theory, incorporating lecture, small group discussion and interactive practice. Child Welfare Law Specialist applicants will enjoy this refresher course prior to sitting for the examination.
Registration is $25 and will cover lunch, refreshments and training materials. DCFS staff may attend with supervisory approval. DCFS Child Welfare Training Office will submit the names of all authorized attendees for registration. *CLE and CEU Applications are Approved for 6.5 hours including 1.0 hours for ethics and 1.0 hours for profesionalism.

Pre-registration is required in order to accommodate lunches.

September 23, 2019 8:30 am-4:00 pm  City: New Orleans, LA Location Jefferson Orleans North 2600 Edenborn Ave Metairie, LA 70002 


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