course »Initial Engagement with Foster Youth and Caregivers in Services

Date: 7/5/2018, 2:00 pm—4:00 pm
County: Alameda County
Location: Oakland
Sponsor: WestCoast Children’s Clinic
Phone: 510-269-9030
This training introduces the goals embedded in the initial phase of engagement with foster youth and families. It provides service providers with an in-depth understanding of what to consider and include when beginning work with children and adolescents who are linked to multiple systems of care. In addition, it covers a developmental framework that can be used to understand children and adolescents. Finally, it discusses how trauma informed care can be applied during initial engagement with children and adolescents.