This training focuses on enhancing social worker skills and activities associated with achieving permanency for children and youth in foster care.

After attending this training, participants will be able to:

  • Identify the rules and regulations governing permanency and placement
  • Value the importance of permanency
  • Understand cultural differences in the context of permanency and placement
  • Recognize the emotional and developmental consequences of placement

In addition, this training will examine laws and policies that govern removal and placement, concurrent planning and increasing placement stability, as well as focus on the effects of removal and placement on children, youth and adults. 

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