• April 2005
  • Vol. 6, No. 3

Training and Conferences

  • Kinship Care Training Materials for Caseworkers
    The Jane Addams College of Social Work at the University of Illinois at Chicago offers a training curriculum on kinship care practice for child welfare caseworkers. The curriculum is intended to...

  • New Book Tackles Challenging Staffing Issues
    A new book by S. A. Larson and A. S. Hewitt provides practical, research-based strategies to address today's workforce challenges in the human services. "Staff Recruitment, Retention, and Training...

  • Foster Parents Video
    A new video and discussion guide for foster parent training and recruitment are now available. Produced by the New York State Citizens' Coalition for Children (NYSCCC) and Photosynthesis...

  • Training the Trainer
    The National Resource Center for Youth Services has announced a schedule of courses that will be offered around the country as part of its Train the Trainer program. The four courses are: *...

  • Conferences
    Upcoming national conferences on adoption and child welfare through July 2005 include: "May 2005" * Finding Better Ways 2005: "Addressing the Mental Health Needs of Children, Youth...