Florida's Center for

CHILD WELFARE

Information and Training Resources for Child Welfare Professionals

2015 Child Protection Summit


General Sessions



Recorded Workshops


Resources from All Workshops

360° Caregiver Self-Appraisal: The Missing Link

Achieving Better Outcomes for Tranistioning Youth

Achieving the Balance: Supervising to Best Practice Standards for Out of Home Care

"Active Ingredients" for Trauma Informed Care

Advocacy Lessions Learned at My Grandmother's Kitchen Table

Bridging Freedom: Restoring Stolen Childhoods

Can a Foster/Adoptive Parent Association Make Your Child Welfare Job Easier?

CBCIH and Integrate: Coordinating Healthcare Services for Children

CHANCE: Citrus Helping Adolescents Negatively Impacted by Commercial Exploitation

Child Welfare and Behavioral Health Integration: Overcoming Obstacles to Achieve Successful Outcomes

Child Welfare in the News: a Survey and Discussion of Child Abuse Cases Around the Country

Controlling, Coercing or Coaching?

Creating Sexual Safety and Promoting Healing (Recovery) in Foster Care and Adoption

Critical Incident Rapid Response Team

Cultural Compentency in Child Welfare: Understanding How Cultural Values Affect the Social and Emotional Development of Latino Toddlers

Educational Advocacy for School-Age Children

Engagement Evolution

Express Yourself: Art, Music, and Trauma in Children

The Fifteenth Jucicial Circuit's Therapeutic Court: a Team Approach from Treatment to Permanency

Finding an Extra Hour Every Day: Top Time & Email Management Tips for Busy Managers and Leaders

Florida Department of Juvenile Justice: Matching Youth to Services in the Juvenile Justice System

Florida Institute for Child Welfare Technical Reports: Information, Resources, and Opportunities

Foster Allegations Support Team

Fostering Sibling Connections

From the Heart: Collaborative Supportive Housing Model for Child Welfare

Girls Court: Build Her Village, Change Her World

Guardianship 101: A Discussion Concering Children with Diablilites Aging Out of Foster Care

Training Services Act of 1993

HANDY LIFE Program Broward County

Healthy Helping Relationships

Help Us Help You: Successful Legal Consultations With The Child Welfare Practice Model

High or Very High Risk: What Works for Making Family Connections and Keeping Children Safe

If They Build It, They Will Come: Using Resource Centers to Prevent Abuse

Immigrant Children in Our Communities: How Community Alliance Can Put Prevention into Practice (PPT)

Immigrant Children in Our Communities: How Community Alliance Can Put Prevention into Practice - Child Data

Immigrant Children in Our Communities: How Community Alliance Can Put Prevention into Practice - Federal Immigration

Immigrant Children in Our Communities: How Community Alliance Can Put Prevention into Practice - Hillsborough Specific

Immigrant Children in Our Communities: How Community Alliance Can Put Prevention into Practice - Florida Statutes and Rules


Implementing Family Team Conferencing into a System of Care: Lessions Learned from a Federal Grant

The Intersection of Child Welfare and Immigration Enforcement Policy

The Interstate Compact for the Placement of Children: Why ICPC Matters

Introduction to Adoption Competency Training

Introduction to Fostering Futures

Introduction to Youth Voice Permanency Roundtables

It's Complicated, But Please Try to Understand: How the Child Welfare System Can Respect our Relationships wiht our Parents

Kinship Interdisciplinary Navigation Technologically-Advanced Model (KIN-Tech): Building a Support System for Relative Caregivers in Florida

Legal Complexities of Dependent Youth

The Medically Complex Child and Investigating Allegations of Medical Neglect (Checklist)

The Medically Complex Child and Investigating Allegations of Medical Neglect (PPT)

Mental Health and Behavioral Issues for Children of Abuse and Neglect

My State Regulates Your State: Coaching and Connecting with Children in Conflict

Office of the State Courts Administrator Model Courts Evidence-Based Parenting Initiative

Parents' Fundamental Liberty Interest in Their Children, Due Process and Least Restrictive Means

Panel Discussion on Effectively, Ethically, and Professionally Representing Parents with Mental Health History & Diagnosis

Project BRIGHT: Addressing Parenting Challenges for Mothers in Treatment for Substance Use Disorders with Their Young Children

Red Flags and Gold Stars: How Risk Factors and Protective Factors Influence Family Outcomes

Recommeded Practices: Meeting the Needs of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Gender Non-Conforming and Questioning Youth

Recent Developments in Dependency Case & Statutory Law

Results-Oriented Accountability

Safety-Focused, Family-Centered and Trauma-Informed Approach From the Birth Parents' Perspective

Simple Math: 1 dog + 2 agencies = Success for Kids

Serving and Protecting Children with ASD

Skill Building to Identify and Support the Individualized Needs of Families

Sunshine Health Child Welfare Speciality Plan

Supporting Youth to Achieve Success with Higher Education Goals

Taking Trauma-Informed Care to the Next Level: One Trauma-Informed "Supercommunity's" Integration of the Florida Safety Decision Making Methodology

Trauma-Informed Behavior Support: A Training & Coaching Model for Caregivers

Tales from the Crypt: The Department's Lawyers Open DCF's Vault for the True Tales of Liablity Incurred and Avoided

Trendsetting Therapeutic Arts Services for Foster Youth: A Journey into Lyrical Expression

What are the Fundamentals that Child Welfare Leaders Need to Know about Evidence-Based Practices?

When a Child with a Possible Developmental Disability Comes Into Care

When a Hurricane and a Tornado Meet...

Why Now? How to Prevail at a Shelter Hearing Based Upon Impending Danger

Working with the Adopted Child - The Effects of Trauma on the Developing Brain

You've Been Served! So You Are Going to Testify...