Florida's Center for

CHILD WELFARE

Information and Training Resources for Child Welfare Professionals



This Week

Presenters: Atarri Hall, Mark Mahoney & Kay Casey

Webinar Description: All Child Protective Investigators and Family Support Workers will be required to complete Random Moment Sampling beginning August 19th. This webinar provides instruction on how to complete the Random Moment Sampling activity.

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Knowledge is power and this is also true regarding bullying! StopBullying.gov reports that 20% of students are being bullied, 30% have bullied others and 70.6% have witnessed bullying. Most students are affected in some way and there is no simple solution to the problem. Everyone must be involved in bringing this issue to light and addressing it from various perspectives. This webinar will provide education and facts on how parents, caregivers, teachers, administrators and bystanders can assist with the prevention and creating a culture of respect.

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Upcoming

The Florida Department of Children and Families is pleased to announce the 2019 Child Protection Summit. Originally known as the Dependency Court Improvement Summit, over the past 22 years, the annual training conference has continued to emphasize the importance of bringing together child welfare professionals and related partners to share and exchange best practices while enhancing collaborations across professions. The Summit offers an extraordinary program of current and relevant training topics to further advance the knowledge base of child welfare staff in many critical areas of importance. As the largest child welfare event in Florida, the Department anticipates the 2019 Child Protection Summit will be attended by more than 3,000 child welfare professionals and related partners, including: attorneys, case managers, child advocates, child protective investigators and supervisors, Child Protection Team staff, child welfare trainers, court staff, DCF staff, relative and non-relative caregivers, foster and adoptive parents, Guardians ad Litem, judges, law enforcement, juvenile justice professionals, educators, service providers, and youth.

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Attorney General Ashley Moody, along with the Statewide Council on Human Trafficking, the Florida Department of Juvenile Justice, the Florida Department of Children and Families and the University of Central Florida, would like to invite you to the 2019 Florida Human Trafficking Summit.

Florida’s Human Trafficking Summit brings together local, state, and national leaders working to eradicate all forms of trafficking. Throughout the day, attendees will participate in targeted breakout sessions covering:

Legal/Law Enforcement

Service Delivery

Policy and Research

Medical/Healthcare

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