Date: 9/23/2019, 8:30 am—5:00 pm
County: Alameda County
Sponsor: Seneca Family of Agencies
This 40-hour course meets the requirements outlined in the Short Term Residential Treatment Program Initial Certification Core of Knowledge Guidelines. Presenters will discuss CCL regulations, applicable laws, general business operations, management, supervision and training of staff members, and community support services. This training will also include valuable information regarding caring for clients in an out of home (STRTP) setting. Specifically, discussions will focus on meeting the clients’ unique psychosocial, educational, physical, and medical needs. The safety of foster youth, behavior modification systems, emergency interventions, the Federal Indian Child Welfare Act, non-discrimination, and cultural competency practices will also be trained during the course of the week. In addition to regulations, the presenters will facilitate discussions involving “best practice” ideas and techniques, participate in activities to support retaining of the material and prepare for the STRTP Administrator Exam.